Tossed Genre Salad

Church of the Friendly Ghost kickstarts its art

Antler fancy is the new hardcore
Antler fancy is the new hardcore

DIY fundraisers Kickstarter have invaded Austin's art and music scenes, and its latest hostage is Church of the Friendly Ghost, which is proposing a three-day festival in June, entitled New Media Art & Sound Summit.

What are they looking for? Organizer Aaron Mace explains:

"Experimental music, video art, intermedia works, new music, progressive sound, bits, art pop, creative improvised music, graphic scores, alternate controllers, antler fancy, electronic expression, queerness, handmade devices, twee, fidget blip, doom construction, bayou skuzz, jazz, Wii core, glow core, neo fauxie, art damage, art dandyism, other, more, maximum. If you’re smiling by now you might want to submit a proposal to participate."

Deadline for submissions is May 14. Visit their Kickstarter site for more details on how you can help.

A note to readers: Bold and uncensored, The Austin Chronicle has been Austin’s independent news source for almost 40 years, expressing the community’s political and environmental concerns and supporting its active cultural scene. Now more than ever, we need your support to continue supplying Austin with independent, free press. If real news is important to you, please consider making a donation of $5, $10 or whatever you can afford, to help keep our journalism on stands.

Support the Chronicle  

READ MORE
More Church of the Friendly Ghost
What the Bleep
What the Bleep
Circuits get bent, Furbys are forced to sing - take that, robotpocalypse

Audra Schroeder, July 28, 2009

Ladies Night(s)
Ladies Night(s)
Church of the Friendly Ghost hosts some lady friends

Audra Schroeder, May 5, 2009

More by Audra Schroeder
SXSW Interactive Conference Quick Cuts
The Signal & the Noise
Statistician Nate Silver on more data, more problems

March 15, 2013

SXSW Film
SXSW Film Reviews: 'Kiss of the Damned'
Daily Reviews and Interviews

March 15, 2013

KEYWORDS FOR THIS POST

Church of the Friendly Ghost, Aaron Mace, New Media Art & Sound Summit

MORE IN THE ARCHIVES
NEWSLETTERS
One click gets you all the newsletters listed below

Breaking news, arts coverage, and daily events

Can't keep up with happenings around town? We can help.

Austin's queerest news and events

Updates for SXSW 2019

All questions answered (satisfaction not guaranteed)

Information is power. Support the free press, so we can support Austin.   Support the Chronicle