When Life Hands You Rehab, Help Yourself: A Novel Sonic.
Saturday, Dec 28 2019
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Non-monetary donation to the FREE bar or FREE boutique Register

This event is curated by Jmy James Kidd at Pieter




poetry//prose//soundscape//storytelling//messaging//reliquary//chant//spell//past lives//restorative memory//song//incantation//audiobook//riddle//immersion//time capsule//
narrative//album//installation//tableau//work in progress//ceremony//play//initiation//watercolor writing//UNPROSED//talking about painting 




In an attempt to articulate painting, during a four year period without a studio, Dez’Mon has developed novel sonics. In their third and final chapter, Dez’Mon shares with us a transition from visual art to writing to performance to…




Dez’Mon is an interdisciplinary artist and poet living in Long Beach, California; whose work explores self-reflection and the cathartic; achieved through brushless watercolor and ink on washi; collaborative documentary film projects, as well as experimental forms of poetry. Dez’Mon pioneers novel sonics, exploring the use of long-form soundscapes and audio recordings of poetry, riddles, prose, and chants. Public performances are set within large-scale immersive installations consisting of figurative watercolor paintings and poesy sourced from abstractions of the heart and emotional histories of the body.



Photo Credit: Tia Thompson
Photo Credit: Rebecca Richard