This event takes place at Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art.
FLAK is a performance art series that takes place primarily at Intuit: The Center for Intuitive and Outsider Art in Chicago. The series began in 2014 and has since developed 15 original shows. Flak Series promotes experimental and avant garde artists who are working in a variety of styles and mediums. To put it simply: Flak is about creating new work, it is an outlet for talented artists from all mediums and backgrounds to experiment and collaborate freely. High Concept Labs is pleased to collaborate with the FLAK Performance series in 2017.
Mariel Harari is a multimedia artist working in installation, fiber, video, sculpture and performance. She utilizes bright, tactile materials reminiscent of childhood, employing playful splendor as a lure. Harari creates immersive environments that blend autobiographical and fantastical narrative, often utilizing herself as a subject in conjunction with imagined creatures or landscapes.
Andy Slater is a blind musician, performer, audio engineer, and author. He is the founder of the Society of Visually Impaired Sound Artists and a loud-mouthed advocate for folks like himself.
A recent transplant from the Los Angeles music and studio scene, guitarist Peter Maunu has toured, performed and recorded with a long list of diverse musicians. He performed live nightly for five years with the Arsenio Hall Show Band, accompanying legends such as Madonna, Herbie Hancock, Ringo Starr, Ray Charles, jamming with hip hop artists like NWA, and Public Enemy.
Carol Genetti is a vocalist, composer and installation artist. Her work is focused on the interplay between the voice as an expressive musical instrument and its extension into the sound-making realm.