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Altar IV: 1986

The Museum of Human Achievement

August 2 - 3, 2014

The latest Altar performance from the Museum of Human Achievement features a journal purportedly written by Jeremiah Elder, "a 16 year old American who is rumored to have been a stow away on the fated tenth mission of the Space Shuttle Challenger."


Altar III: The Living Room

Media artists Bill Baird and Taurin Barrera have created a fictional character, Rick Boss, “the most successful real estate realtor in the history of Boise, […]


Altar is an ongoing series pairing a visual artist and a performance-based artist. This iteration sees musicians Cole Bee Wilson and Cody J. Wilson creating […]

Calculated Carelessness

An installation art piece incorporating music, interactive sculpture and projection, conceived by Austin multi-instrumentalist Lauren Gurgiolo (Okkervil River, Dialtones). Inspired by Soren Kierkegaard’s work, The […]


A project conceived by percussionist Nick Hennies (Weird Weeds, Waco Girls, Austin New Music Co-op) for percussion, electronics and architectural design collaboratively composed by Hennies, […]