bar talk

/ verbal non-communication /

3D rendering: top view of installation

audio installation in acoustic sound shell
at SubTonic

say what you think or what you think you should say?

conversation fillers or communication?

the noise part of the ratio.

the rhythm of over-heard conversations, the sounds of speech, the breath of expression.

bar talk is an installation using recorded sound, and the sonic properties of the large shells in the basement of sub-tonic.

3D recreation

3D rendering: close up view of installation

audio file download

OK.ogg (3m:01s) 676K

heuhhhh.ogg (1m:47s) 490K

hhh_long.ogg (3m:32s) 1.1M

iknow.ogg (3m:01s) 607K

oh_shit.ogg (3m:51s) 879K

okay.ogg (3m:17s) 746K

tue_hoo.ogg (4m:47s) 457K

uuuugh.ogg (3m:30s) 757K

yes_heuh_yes.ogg (9m:18s) 2.1M

yes_yes.ogg (1m:36s) 515K

3D recreation

3D rendering: close up view of installation



Free Store

/NY Flavors Ice Cream /

Feb. 19th and March 20th

99 Nassau St.

Miwa is presenting a new flavor 'Wall St.' of NY Flavors Ice Cream at the opening and closing of the Free Store



/Unnatural Acts and other illicit thoughts about nature/

Jan. 2-15, 2009

Broadway Gallery

Small quick show in a venerable downtown institution

Peekskill Project08

/PET Project and NY Flavors Ice Cream /

Sept. 13 - Nov. 23rd 2008

Peekskill, NY

Miwa is installing some PETs on the piers and will be serving a new flavor of NY Flavors Ice Cream for 2 days at the opening

Working Space 08

/Curated by Tatiana Arocha/

Aug 2 - Sept 20, 2008

Cuchifritos Gallery and Project Space

Artists employing a wide variety of media, from AAI's Rotating Studio Program, Fall 2007 and Spring 2008. Curated by Tatiana Arocha


/Summer Invitational/

Jul 10 - Aug 15, 2008

George Adams Gallery

A New York Flavors Ice Cream performance at the opening of a show called "Cool" at the George Adams Gallery in Chelsea. Miwa will be serving a new New York Flavored Ice Cream "34th St Herald Square" (kimuchi !).

Five Elements

/Group Sculpture Exhibition/

Jul 9 - Aug 18, 2008

Ch'i Contemporary Fine Art

A group sculpture show. Miwa is showing two glass domes with PETs inside.

Kite Flight

/Plastic Play/

Sunday, April 27, 2008 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM

Socrates Sculpture Park

Miwa and I will be at Socrates showing everyone how to make and fly our shopping bag kites

Waste Not, Want Not

/Recycled Materials/

May 4th to August 3rd 2008

Socrates Sculpture Park

Summer show all about recycled materials at Socrates.


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