PRESS – The Village Voice

PRESS – The Village Voice

by Kyle Gann *1/21/97
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Part technomystifier, part darkly enchanting performance artist, Sonami tells stories within electronic environments that respond to her every movement. For this gig she’s bringing back her invention the Lady’s Glove, a pressure- and direction-sensitive glove with sensors running up to her elbow, with which she can control 16 computerized functions at once. Her texts are usually by Melody Sumner Carnahan, the result like a half-remembered dream.
Wednesday and Thursday at 8, The Kitchen,512 West 19th St, 255-5793

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