September 4th, 2007 12:27 EST
LOLA 2007 World Tour of Legendary Brian Eno's 77 Million Paintings
Legendary Brian Eno, Canadian Premiere of 77 Million Paintings. Brooklyn’s Grizzly Bear, Beach House, Final Fantasy, Constantines, Prefuse 73, and Akron/Family are among the artists to perform Sept 20-23.
LONDON, ONTARIO (RUSHPRNEWS) - London Ontario Live Arts Festival (LOLA) taking place September 20-23 is promising to transform downtown London into a massive public art gallery and concert space. With legendary artist Brian Eno displaying his artwork, see Eno’s generative art exhibition 77 Millions Painting. Grizzly Bear, Beach House, Final Fantasy, Constantines, Prefuse 73, and Akron/Family are among the artists who will play free shows as part of this year’s LOLA Festival.
The festival takes place from September 20-23 at various venues across London, Ontario, though not all shows are free. The rest of the LOLA lineup includes Holy Fuck, the Acorn, Videohippos, Basia Bulat, Carolyn Mark, Hylozoists, Wooden Stars, and Sandro Perri (aka Polmo Polpo), and others from the alternative music and art scene. LOLA is setting the stage for an event with great artistic impact to the community with events taking place in popular venues. Artists positioned at high visibility locations and giant projections will adorn select high-rise buildings and wall spaces throughout the core area. Major concert events will take place in the daytime and evenings, starting with Eno’s 77 Million Painting September 20 and concluding with The Constantines at Victoria Park on Sunday, September 23rd. Special guest, dance Troup EvoLucidance from Quebec will perform its premiere of Roots, a contemporary dance blending the element of classical dance with a middle-eastern flavor.
The impact of immense projections, interactive drama, acclaimed musical and dance performances, and the involvement of major organizations from around the country, including extensive municipal support will combine to create a truly unique event of consequence. Review the event calendar at www.lolafest.com
LOLA LAUNCH PARTY - THURSDAY NIGHT @ RUMRUNNERSFRIDAY NIGHT FREE IN VICTORIA PARK
STOP DIE RESUSCITATE / OK COBRA / FIGURE & GROUND
THESIS SAHIB W/ TOOLSHED
GRIZZLY BEAR / FINAL FANTASY
BASIA BULAT / VIDEO HIPPOS / SHAD K / BEACH HOUSE
THE BARMITZVAH BROTHERS / TWO MINUTE MIRACLESFRIDAY NIGHT @ CALL THE OFFICE
HOLY F**K / DD/MM/YYYY
FEUERMUSIK / RAISED BY SWANSFRIDAY NIGHT @ THE LONDON MUSIC club
GEOFF BERNER / OLD MAN LUEDECKE
CAROLYN MARK / JENNY OMNICHORD / THE BOY FROM E.T.SATURDAY NIGHT FREE IN VICTORIA PARK
CONSTANTINES / AKRON/FAMILY
HYLOZOISTS / MELIGROVE BAND / OHBIJOU / TORNGAT
THE ACORN / WOODEN STARS / TUSKSSATURDAY NIGHT @ THE LONDON MUSIC CLUB
SANDRO PERRI / GREAT AUNT IDA
SNAILHOUSE / LAURA BARRETT / MANTLER
SUNDAY NIGHT @ THE ALEX P. KEATONSUNDAY NIGHT @ THE ALEX P. KEATONTHE / WHAT SEAS WHAT SHORESTHE KNAVESVisual Artists: BRIAN ENO: 77 MILLION PAINTINGS LAURA KAVANAUGH & IAN BIRSE: INSTANT PLACES SIGI TORINUS & JOSE SEOANE w/ BLACK HOLE FACTORY: TALKING WALLS MICHELLE GAY CONTINUOUS TREE COUNT KEVIN CURTIS-NORCROSS: BLOW 6 (SIX): TWO LIVE PERFORMANCE WORKS
THE POSTAGE STAMPS / WHAT SEAS WHAT SHORES
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