March 26 - May 21, 2017
Sound Talisman
solo exhibition and performance program
Bridget Donahue, New York


Performances by Lisa Alvarado, Joshua Abrams, Chad Taylor + White Magic + William Parker + Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society + Carlos Blackburn + Angelica Sanchez, Gerald Cleaver, Joshua Abrams + Battle Trance

New York Times
Brooklyn Rail 
Mousse Magazine
New York Magazine
New Yorker
Ravelin Magazine


May 6, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Nogueira da Silva Museum/GNRation
Braga, Portugal






May 5, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Salão Brazil, Coimbra, Portugal


May 3, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisboa, Portugal


April 30, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Kaleidophon Festival, Ulrichsberg, Austria


April 28, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Centro D’Arte, Padua, Italy

April 26, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Stanser Musitage Festival, Stans, Switzerland


April 7,2017
Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society
Simultonality
vinyl, CD, itunes, silk-screened covers
Eremite Records (US) and Tak:til/Glitterbeat Records (EU)

Natural Information Society tour dates

4/23
Bridget Donahue, New York
4/26
Stanser Musitage Festival, Stans, Switzerland
4/28
Centro D’Arte, Padua, Italy
4/29
Pinelina Dneva Soba, Ljubljana, Slovenia
4/30
Kaleidophon Festival, Ulrichsberg, Austria
5/3
Teatro Maria Matos, Lisboa, Portugal
5/4
Teatro Municipal da Guarda, Guarda, Portugal
5/5
Salão Brazil, Coimbra, Portugal
5/6

Nogueira da Silva Museum / GNRation, Braga, Portugal


March 19, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
Endless Shout
The Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia


September 13 - March 19, 2017
The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now
Institute of Contemporary Art, Philadelphia



February 1, 2017
Art Record Covers, Taschen books, Cologne


October 14 - January 15, 2017
Simon Starling’s At Twilight: A Play for two actors, three musicians, one dancer, eight masks (and a donkey costume)
The Japan Society Gallery, New York
(Natural Information Society collaboration)

At Twilight/publication published by The Common Guild, Japan Society, New York and Dent-de-Leone


January 10, 2017
Natural Information Society performance
A Reflection
Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago



November 1 - 29, 2016
Natural Information Society residency
The Hideout, Chicago




July 2 - September 4, 2016
Simon Starling’s At Twilight: A Play for two actors, three musicians, one dancer, eight masks (and a donkey costume)
The Common Guild, Glasgow, UK 
(Natural Information Society collaboration) 




July 1 - September 25, 2016
Material Issue
KMAC Museum, Louisville


June 12 - July 10, 2016
Messages in the Street


June 1 - June 5, 2016
Serralves em Festa
Natural Information Society residency
NIS joined by Angélica Salvi, Gustavo Costa, João Pais Filipe, Norberto Lobo and Yam Tembe
Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal



June 6, 2016
Natural Information Society performance with Norberto Lobo
Galeria ze Dos Bois, Lisboa, Portugal



June 17, 2016
Natural Information Society performance with Evan Parker, Cafe Oto, London



June 12, 2016
Natural Information Society performance
Mona Bismarck American Center, Paris, France


May 31, 2016
Natural Information Society performance
Cave12, Geneva, Switzerland


May 28, 2016
Natural Information Society performance
Obey Convention IX festival, Halifax, Canada


May 10, 2016
Theaster Gates and The Black Monks of Mississippi The Black Monastic residency publication 
Serralves Museum of Contemporary Art, Porto, Portugal



May 2, 2016
Snake Drinks Water Makes Poison
The Wire Magazine UK
Limited edition of 100


April 28 and May 4, 2016
Natural Information Society performance
Doek Festival, Amsterdam, Netherlands


March 11, 2016
Natural Information Society and Bitchin Bajas performance
Levitation Festival, Thalia Hall, Chicago



February 26, 2016
Natural Information Society performance
Intention To Know: The Thought Forms of Annie Besant
Stony Island Arts Bank, Chicago



December, 2015
Magnetoceptiondouble vinyl, itunes
Eremite Records

Magnetoception #2 Pitchfork‘s Best Experimental Albums of 2015
+
Magnetoception  #3 The Wire UK‘s Top 50 Releases of 2015



July 11 - November 22, 2015
The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago
curated by Naomi Beckwith and Dieter Roelstraete
The Freedom Principle: Experiments in Art and Music, 1965 to Now publication, MCA Chicago and the University of Chicago Press


September, 2015
Automaginary, vinyl, cass, mp3
silk-screened covers, Drag City Records

April 4 - May 30, 2015
Imaginary Landscapes, Mana Contemporary Chicago 

May 15, 2015
Natrual Information Society performace with Hamid Drake
31e Festival International de Musique Actuelle de Victoriaville, Canada



May 10, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Union Pool, New York


April 26, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Haiku Festival, Area Sismica, Forli, Italy


April 25, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Hybrida Space, Villa Moretti, Tarcento, Italy


April 24, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Kulturno Prireditveni Center Narodni Dom, Maribor, Sovenia


April 24, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Kulturana, Warsaw, Poland


April 16, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Mother at Fylkingen No.24
Fylkingen, Stockholm, Sweden


April 15, 2015
Natural Information Society performance
Jazzhouse, Copenhagen, Denmark


April 11, 2015
 Natural Information Society performance
 Sound in Motion, Muziekcentrum Trix, Antwerp, Belgium


© 2017 Lisa Alvarado