Thursday, March 20, 2014
Brian Blanchfield & Matias Viegener
The Poetic Research Bureau presents...
& MATIAS VIEGENER
Saturday, March 22, 2014
Doors open 7pm
Reading at 7:30pm
Poetic Research Bureau @ 951CKR
951 Chung King Rd
Chinatown, Los Angeles
Brian Blanchfield is the author of two books of poetry--Not Even Then (University of California Press) and, newly, A Several World (Nightboat Books)--as well as a chapbook: The History of Ideas, 1973-2012 (Spork Press). He is at work on a collection of nonfiction, half cultural semiotics half dicey autobiography, forthcoming from Nightboat next year. He lives in Tucson.
Matias Viegener is a writer, artist and critic who lives in LA and teaches at CalArts. His work has been seen at LACMA, Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, Ars Electronica, ARCO Madrid, the Whitney, Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Machine Project, MOCA Los Angeles, and internationally in Mexico, Colombia, Germany, and Austria. He is a co-founder of Fallen Fruit (2004-2013), the author of the new book, 2500 Random Things About Me Too, and the editor of the forthcoming I'm Very Into You, the correspondence of Kathy Acker and McKenzie Wark. In 2013 he received a Creative Capital award.