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“A New Futurity” curated by Paulina Lara

Coaxial is proud to present “A New Futurity” curated by Paulina Lara on our livestream: twitch.tv/coaxialarts on Friday, October 23 at 7 pm. At this moment in time, where isolation, death, and a looming reality

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AXIAL AGE FESTIVAL

Coaxial Arts Foundation presents AXIAL AGE FESTIVAL livestreamed and co-presented with curators The Wulf, Island of Misfit Toys, nettnett /+/ OTONO, Queerspace, Raah Lein, and the Coaxial board. Our new Axial Age is a contemporary

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Cycling ’74 interviews Coaxial artist in residence Kamau Patton

An Interview with Kamau Patton, written by Christopher Reid Martin published July 21, 2020. Appears on the Cycling ’74 blog here: https://cycling74.com/articles/an-interview-with-kamau-patton As of this time in the Summer of 2020, galleries, museums, and venues

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Collective Change Needs Collective Community: Coaxial Stands for Anti-Racism

Collective Change Needs Collective Community: Coaxial Stands for Anti-Racism Dear Supporters, Since the inceptions of Coaxial Arts Foundation we have been committed to having a safe and welcoming environment for all backgrounds. No matter who

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MEMBERSHIP DRIVE EXCLUSIVE

Make a donation of $10 and we will send you a postcard with tiny painting by one of our fellow artists! Each postcard will be unique and mailed directly to you. Postcard design by our

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The Path Forward at Coaxial

As our primary programming involves bringing large groups of people together, we expect that it will be largely impossible for us to host normal programming from Mid-March 2020 through at least early 2021. For the

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An Update from Coaxial

UPDATED March 14, 2020 Until further notice Coaxial events will be closed to the public. Artists and creators will be able to access the space to livestream their individual events and performances. Tune into our

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Hyperallergic article about Cathode TV

An Online TV Station for the Strange, Insightful, and Psychedelic

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Eva Aguila – Comida a Mano: Opening & Video Screening

Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 5 PM – 11 PM at Reseda Park Coaxial Arts Foundation is excited to announce Comida a Mano an installation and video screening part of Current LA: Food. Opening of

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Coaxial receives grants from National Endowment for the Arts &  California Arts Council

Coaxial is happy to announce that we have received two grants from the National Endowment for the Arts (NEA) Art Works – Media Art & California Arts Council (CAC) Local Impact. These grants will allow Coaxial to continue our artist

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Hyperallergic article about Coaxial’s 4 year anniversary

Thanks to Matt Stromberg for writing this article on Hyperallergic about our 4 year anniversary.   The Various Artists Who Have Helped Shape a Vital Los Angeles DIY Space      

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Interview with Lev Abramov by Suzy Poling

Suzy Poling interviews Lev Abramov about his 8 hour performance “Sweat Equity”, that took place inside of Christopher Reid Martin’s installation, “Mar Gauge”. Sept 9th, 2018.     https://www.levabramov.com/sweat-equity   1. I see that you

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Los Angeles County Arts Commission awards Coaxial Grant

Coaxial is happy to announce that we have received a grant from the Los Angeles County Arts Commission Organizational Grant Program. This grant will allow Coaxial to continue our artist residency program and will provide much

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Coaxial Lapel Pin

New Coaxial lapel pin designed by artist Kiki Johnson.     Shipping Options Pin + US Shipping $10.00 USDPin + World Shipping $20.00 USD Become a Coaxial Member for $5 a month and get a

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Phonemic Workshop: How you Build your own mic w/Michelle Cortese

October 6, 2018 12-5pm Build your own XLR­out microphone from unused vintage telephone parts, guided by VR Designer and Hardware Maker, Michelle Cortese. Telephone carbon elements give the microphone a distorted megaphone­esque sound that can

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3 YEARS OF COAXIAL

A book documenting the first three years of Coaxial is now available. With photos covering the gamut of residencies and performances. Over 50 full-color pages. With photos from Katie Stenberg, Eva Aguila, Dalton Blanco, Tony

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Mark Hosler & Wobbly from Negativland + Everything is Terrible coming May 27th!

Mark Hosler and WOBBLY / Jon Leidecker from Negativland will perform solo sets and a collaboration set live at Coaxial with special guest Everything Is Terrible! Presale tickets are now available! Scoop them up at

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mediaThe foundation renews their support of Coaxial for another year

Coaxial is happy to announce that mediaThe foundation has awarded us a grant for our 2018-2019 fiscal year, renewing their commitment of furthering the work that Coaxial does. With this grant Coaxial will be able to

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Coaxial joins Dirty Looks: On Location curatorial committee. A month-long film and performance festival in queer spaces every day in July.

Dirty Looks: On Location July 1 – 31, 2018 Los Angeles   Dirty Looks, a non-profit platform for queer film, video and performance, will bring to Los Angeles a sweeping, month-long film and performance festival

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April 21 – RICH GLITCH: An Analog Video Workshop with Anna Luisa Petrisko

In this collaborative, interactive workshop we will journey through the realms of analog video mixing and graphics. Steered by our collective vision, we will use a vintage video mixer, live camera feed, custom Tachyons+ gear,

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Become a Coaxial member for $5 a month!

This time of year is always time for reflection and planning. One thing that is always lingering over our heads is how we am going to come up with ways to raise money for Coaxial​

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Keyholders Needed

Coaxial Arts Foundation is looking for more artists to join our team by becoming a keyholder. We are an artist run organization that runs solely on volunteers. What that entitles is opening the space and

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Coaxial Launches Patreon!

Coaxial Arts Foundation is thrilled to announce we have launched a Patreon to help our members give to Coaxial in a sustainable, monthly way. We’ve separated out tiers of giving and for $25 a month

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Upcoming Alex the Brown exhibit: Obscura

Shot using documentary techniques, Obscura is a collection of photographs curated to convey an otherwordly narrative, with subjects often obscured or distorted using in-camera techniques.  Subverting the traditional print model, the photos will be displayed

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Denise Gallant: 45 Years of Video Synthesis (Sat, June 3rd at 7pm)

COAXIAL ARTS FOUNDATION welcomes award winning video artist and pioneer, Denise Gallant. This multimedia lecture and synth demonstration will represent 45 years of video effects by Denise, continually using the Synopsis Video Synthesizer, an early

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