UMFM Special Broadcasts
October 14, 2020: send + receive v22 - VON CALHAU!
Von Calhau!, born 2006, Porto. It’s all work developed by Marta Ângela and João Alves. The duo’s work has been presented in the recognizable forms of music, text, visual arts, performance, among others. Their presentations include Oximoroboro and Volta Subicida in Culturgest in 2015, Rotornariz in Galeria Pedro Alfacinha in 2016, the year in which they released Ú, via the Belgian publisher Kraak.
This album has been presented in venues such as Café Oto, De Player or in the LAFMS Uncanny Valley Festival. In 2017 they presented the performance, Tau-Tau, within the programme of the BO.CA Biennial, that was re-presented at Sesc Pompeia in São Paulo, in the Videobrasil Festival. In January 2018 they presented the exhibition/performance, Phantom Blot Back to Attack at Kunstraum in London and the performance O Praner de Urizar at Serralves Museum, Porto. Between February and May 2019 they were artists in residency at Residency Unlimited in New York. Their last soloshow, Unharias Ratóricas opened in February 2020 at MAAT, Lisbon.
Sound piece for voice and homemade electronics performed against a background of chopped and screwed choir recordings.