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This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – Sound Awakener
Radio / Schedule

This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – Sound Awakener

Six Pillars launches the season with a commissioned show from Vietnamese composer and performer Nhung Nguyễn, aka Soundawakener. Based in Hanoi, Vietnam, Soundawakener has begun this year to release her compositions on ambient net-label Petroglyph in Norway and works to develop her own techniques of composition and improvisation. Her sounds are minimal and mostly exacted … Continue reading

New Podcast – The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation
Art / Podcasts

New Podcast – The Internet, the Voice, the Gulf – Sharjah Art Foundation

Curator Peter Lewis at the opening of the group show /seconds. in the Sharjah Art Foundation, United Arab Emirates. Lewis speaks about curating his web portal/ magazine for art and the process of installing the three dimensional works, ‘offline’. Plus on the same night we hear from French artist Fabienne Audeoud directly after her live … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – New Music from Iran VI
Art / Contemporary Music / Music

This Week’s Six Pillars Radio Show – New Music from Iran VI

This week on Six Pillars we’ve commissioned two shows from Tehran-based producer Siavash Amini, aka The Waterfront. This week’s episode looks at new ambient music released from Iran in 2014. Earlier episodes, and this time last year in fact, we heard Amini discuss his methods for composition and research online and about the state of … Continue reading

This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Curator-Artist Rami Farook
Art / Fine art and design / iran / Radio / Schedule

This Week’s Six Pillars Show – Curator-Artist Rami Farook

Emirati curator and artist Rami Farook speaks to us from his Dubai arts studio and library ‘Satellite’. The dynamic space in the industrial area of Dubai is where Farook has a functioning disco booth installation for one, frequent group pop-up events and solo curated exhibitions. In the past Farook has featured on platforms such as … Continue reading