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Third Coast, Guerilla Science and York University Symposium

Upcoming Presentations and Panels Third Coast International Audio Festival October 4-6th, 2018, Chicago IL Let The Work Be What It Wants To Be: Responding to found material with curiosity and artistry Performance and Lecture by Alison S. M. Kobayashi Guerilla Science November 3, 2018 Pratt Institute, Brooklyn New York Down the rabbit hole: Imagination and [...]

Say Something Bunny! Gallery TPW February 2016

Say Something Bunny! February 13 – March 26, 2016 Gallery TPW 170 St Helens Ave, Toronto Performance Dates: Friday, February 5, 8pm (Performance Preview) Saturday, February 6, 8pm Friday, February 12, 8pm Saturday, February 13, 2pm, opening reception at 5pm Alison S.M. Kobayashi is an identity contortionist. In her work, Kobayashi performs a variety of [...]

Stills from Thinking as She Thinks at Dunlop Gallery

New Performance, presented by Dunlop Gallery, Regina

Alison S.M. Kobayashi with Christopher Allen: Thinking as She Thinks Part of Tragedy Plus Time, curated by Blair Fornwald, Jennifer Matotek, and Wendy Peart at Dunlop Gallery, Regina. Performance Details: Wednesday, August 27, 8:00 pm In Situ – The Artful Dodger, 1631-11th Ave. Regina, SK Dunlop Art Gallery welcomes Brooklyn, NY-based artist Alison S. M. Kobayashi and [...]

March 7th Performance at Radiator Arts for Armory Arts Week

Radiator Gallery presents OFFLINE Curated by Sarah G. Sharp Exhibition runs until March 15, 2014. OFFLINE proposes that part of the “invisible” response to the overwhelm of information, access, images and mutable identities that comes with life lived on the internet and mediated through a screen includes a re-envisioning and invocation of the very thing the [...]

Johanna Linsley’s ‘Translation Iterations’

A excerpt from Johanna Linsley’s ‘Translation Iterations’ presented at Performing Documents at the University of Bristol, 2013. Johanna was an advisor on my 2012 performance, Defense Mechanism, commissioned by and performed at Les Subsistances, Lyon. The oversize helium balloon that helps Alison transition from a sequence featuring a 14-year old, pregnant, Okinawan prostitute to a [...]

Congratulations 2010 Cry School Graduates

Cry School Yearbook participated in this year’s Artists and Models Hallwalls fundraiser. To see new additions to the Cry School Yearbook visit the site

A-B, Images Festival

A-B is a performance trailer commissioned by the Images Festival in Toronto. It was presented before Kevin Jerome Everson’s award winning film Erie.

Cry School Yearbook at Artists & Models

ARTISTS + MODELS: STIMULUS a fundraiser for Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center MAY 1, 2010 Rock Harbor Yard 57 Tonawanda Street Buffalo, NY $15 Advanced Tickets $20 at the Door Cry School Yearbook will set up a makeover station at this year’s Artists and Models event. Cry School Yearbook is a collaboration between Jennie Suddick, Alison [...]

Cry School Yearbook at Nuit Blanche

Cry School Yearbook is a collaboration between Jennie Suddick, Alison S. M. Kobayashi and Emily Gove where the artists provide goth, metalhead and stoner makeovers to willing participants. The participants will then have their photographs taken in traditional graduation gowns. The portraits will be assembled at to create the ultimate yearbook of high school [...]