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Posts Tagged: Performance

OTO at Ikon: Gavin Bryars and Morgan Goff

Free, suggested donation £3* Booking essential Keiko Yamamoto, founding member of OTOProjects, curates a series of concerts connecting Ikon, Centrala and the artistic community of Café OTO. Supported by The Estate of Barry Flanagan. The concerts reflect on the artist’s use of pataphysics, defined by the French playwright Alfred Jarry as “the science of imaginary solutions”. Gavin Bryars’ seminal… Read more »

OTO at Ikon: David Toop

Free, suggested donation £3*  Booking essential  Keiko Yamamoto, founding member of OTOProjects, curates a series of concerts connecting Ikon, Centrala and the artistic community of Café OTO. Supported by The Estate of Barry Flanagan. In the early 1970s, Carlyle Reedy, Paul Burwell and David Toop were invited to perform in Flanagan’s exhibition at the Rowan… Read more »

Overhear – Birmingham Literature Festival 2019

Ikon has partnered with Overhear for the Birmingham Literature Festival 2019. Newly commissioned poems and prose have been written about well-loved, independent city venues, including Yorks Café, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery and Ikon. Local poet and writer Garrie Fletcher has written and recorded a piece inspired by Ikon. He says ‘I like Ikon. I… Read more »

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