Tuesday, July 5, 2011

Second Saturdays The fourth season continues next Saturday, July 9!

Sharing dance, light and music together in a truly unique jazz-lounge/performance-gallery atmosphere, each second Saturday of the month (April-August) features a evening open to the public of ongoing improvisational performances and live multimedia experimentations from the company and special guests.

Dancer Kaylin Horgan

photo by Cassie Kay Photography, dancer Kaylin Horgan

[featured performances throughout the evening]

"The Concept Album"
First created in 2005, The Concept Album 'physical tracks' are a collection of timeless, honest, classic rock anthems performed live by The Pillow Project, spanning the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Jefferson Airplane, The Doors, Pink Floyd and The Beatles. With the very concept that all true rock ignites a visceral, intrinsic movement in all of us, The Pillow Project is set to recreate and reinvent the raw, unbridled forces of a generation and rock out like never before.

"Is it possible to jazz the rock? ...We've been rocking the jazz for some time now, so why not?" -Pearlann Porter

[live music]
8pm through 10pm:
Spontaneous compositions created by Gordon Nunn, joined by the resident improvisational performing artists of The Pillow Project.

doors open

8pm - midnight ongoing

$10 suggested donation at the door

The Space Upstairs

214 N. Lexington St.

Pittsburgh/Point Breeze, 15208

entrance side of Construction Junction across from Thomas Blvd


*Help us reduce our environmental impact by bringing your own small glass jar

to use and/or donate for complimentary refreshments!

Find Us Around Town this Month!

JazzLive - Every Tuesday, 5-7pm - Agnes B. Katz Plaza and various locations, Downtown. Follow us on Twitter and Like us on Facebook to get notifications of our whereabouts.

Join us on Saturday, July 16 at our Space for the culmination showing of our week- long [postmodern-jazz improvisation] summer intensive. 8:00pm, free admission.


The Pittsburgh Art Blog

The Pittsburgh Art Blog features selected pittsburgh artists and upcoming exhibits with photos from the artists and galleries. since the major press outlets do not go beyond a directory listing of exhibits, blogs are needed to promote pittsburgh artists and their work. the blog also calls attention to the inferiority complex of pittsburgh art and how it's perpetuated by the major players in town. Started on August 20,2007. pittsburgh area galleries and art venues are listed at the sister site www.PghGalleries.com.

the blog and website are volunteer projects from fine art photographer and pittsburgh artist advocate rick byerly.