|A N O N-P R O F I T G A L L E R Y F O R T H E V I S U A L A N D P E R F O R M I N G A R T S|
& Zipperspy US tour
with guests Ting Ting Yahe & ENE
International Sound Artists
February 2, 2002
Karkowski, from Poland but has lived in Sweden and Japan. Member of virtual instrument trio Sensorband with Atau Tanaka and Edwin Van Der Heide, releases on Sonoris and Ash Intl. Toured US in 1999 with Sensorband and in 1990 with Hafler Trio, CM Von Hausswolf and Ulf Bilting. Also prolific solo sound artist with dozens of releases on various labels such as Mego, Firework, ERS, and a Mort Aux Vaches CD on Staalplaat. Collaborative CDs out with Francisco Lopez on Absolute, Tetsuo Furudate on Staalplaat, and Masami Akita (Merzbow) on OR. Zipperspy is Maria Moran, recently moved from New York City to Chicago. Was guitarist for Denver art-rock band Thinking Plague. Lived with Ron Lessard in Lowell MA for several years and ran performance space there. Does cut-up broken electronic beats and organized noise, has toured in Europe and US several times including William Bennett's "Extreme Music from Women" tour, included on his comp on Susan Lawly Records. Her releases have come out on Vinyl Comm, Zhark, Mixer, Ground Fault. New record coming out soon on Fuzzybox (subsidiary of Darla).