Musicity at the RIBA

Tuesday 4th April 2017

An evening of live performance and talks with Nick Luscombe exploring the relationship between sound and place, music and architecture.

Live: Nick Luscombe, Stick in the Wheel, Throwing Shade, Robin the Fog, Sean O'Hagan, Paul Bavister, Moses Boyd, Audialsense, Kinetic Conscription

Venue: Royal Institute of British Architects, 66 Portland Place, London, W1B 1AD, United Kingdom

Tickets: Standard: GBP 15, RIBA Friends/Members: GBP 12.5

Time: 7pm - 11pm

Hosted by BBC Radio 3 Late Junction broadcaster and Musicity founder Nick Luscombe, join us for night of live music, sound installation, talks and readings. This evening of stimulating sight and sound will explore the ways in which artistic expression can be used to bring a new dimension to the way we experience cities and the world around us.

Musicity seeks to encourage people to explore the city musically, architecturally and experientially by commissioning musicians to compose original tracks in response to a building, site or place in the city that inspires them.

Live music and talks from:
- Stick in the Wheel
- Throwing Shade
- Robin the Fog
- Sean O Hagan

- Paul Bavister, Flanagan Lawrence
- Moses Boyd
More speakers to be announced.

Sound Installation by Audialsense.
Audio Performance by Kinetic Conscription.

An audio performance by Elizabeth Kane and Luke Thornton, with visuals by Rosie Carmichael. Set in London 2028 Kinetic Conscription explore the pitfalls of technological opportunities. The story takes the listener on a journey through false utopias, depicting the stark reality of dominant power structures.

Why not become a RIBA Friend and get a free ticket to this event? Call 020 7307 3809 and quote 'Musicity'.

RIBA Friends is the best way for anyone with an interest in architecture or design to make the most of our packed season of events and exhibitions.

For £45 a year, Friends receive:
- Exclusive access to Friends events
- Discounts on all seasonal events
- 10% discount in the RIBA Bookshop and our stylish restaurant and cafe
- Monthly e-newsletter from the RIBA
'A Magazine for RIBA Friends of Architecture' delivered to their door twice a year


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Last Update: 2017-03-16 00:00:00

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