June 29th, 2011 | Published in Blog
An accompaniment to Jane and Louise Wilson’s exhibition of photographs taken around the Chernobyl exclusion zone (which runs 12 July – 3rd September), Bang the Bore’s tenth event – their first at Southampton University’s John Hansard Gallery – presents music themed around nuclear energy in the context of the wider energy industry, culturally embedded fears, environmental impact and humanity’s ceaseless and increasing demand for more power.
Featuring variations on scores by Iannis Xenakis and Alvin Lucier and a performance of Frederick R.C. Clarke and Richard Granville Jones’ God of Concrete, God of Steel.
7pm – 10pm, Saturday 6th August 2011
John Hansard Gallery, University of Southampton, SO17 1BJ
Free entry/donations gratefully accepted