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Jason Kahn

Jason Kahn is a musician, artist and writer. He was born in 1960 in New York and grew up in Los Angeles. He re-located to Europe in 1990 and is currently based in Zürich.
As an electronic musician, vocalist and drummer Kahn collaborates regularly with many musicians, both in improvisation settings and in the context of graphical scores which he composes for speci c groups.
Kahn has exhibited his installations in museums, galleries, art spaces and public sites internationally. These works focus on the idea of space: the conceptual and physical juncture points, its production and dissolution, and our relation to it as a political, social and environmental medium.

Kahn’s other activities include lm, dance, theater and writing sound pieces for radio. He has also designed numerous CD, LP and cassette covers. As a writer, he appeared in books, magazines and liner notes to many audio publications.
Performing regularly around the world, Kahn has given concerts throughout Europe, North and South America, Australia, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Korea, Lebanon, Malaysia, Mexico, New Zealand, Russia, Singapore, Turkey and South Africa.

From 1998 to 2008 Kahn ran the label Cut releasing twenty- ve CD’s which included both his own work and that of many other artists.
In 2011 Kahn started the Editions imprint to in order to publish his own recordings and writings.

 

Sessions

May 14, 2016
DEATH & RENEWAL
HKICC Lee Shau Kee School of Creativity, Multi-media Theatre
19:00