April 9-13, 2014 Jonah Bokaer, Eclipse

Visit the CounterCurrent website for the full festival schedule http://countercurrentfestival.org/

CounterCurrent is a five-day festival of bold experimental art presented by the Mitchell Center. Occupying a range of unexpected sites in the city of Houston, CounterCurrent includes audio and visual installation, live performance, and participatory events by artists from around the world. Collaborations with dynamic organizations and artists in the Houston community are included as well as fresh new works by University of Houston faculty and students.

CounterCurrent will explore themes including language/translation, transportation/disorientation, belonging/alienation and collisions between natural and unnatural environments. Countercurrent will be punctuated with late night events and happy hours celebrating the festival’s incredible offerings.

CounterCurrent artists include:
Abinadi Meza
Byron Au Yong + Susie Lee
Lacy Johnson + Josh Okun
Jonah Bokaer + Anthony McCall
Lagartijas Tiradas al Sol
Miwa Matreyek
Otabenga Jones and Associates
Suzanne Bocanegra
Steve Rowell
Wu Tsang

Read Houston Chronicle coverage of CounterCurrent here and here.

LOCATION: Various locations
ADMISSION: all festival events are available FREE OF CHARGE. See the complete schedule of events and make your reservations here.

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