Sonic Insurgency Research Group (Josh Rios + Matt Joynt + Anthony Romero)
February 27, 2021
Sonic Insurgency Research Group (SIRG) is Josh Rios + Matt Joynt + Anthony Romero.
Sonic Insurgency Research Group (SIRG) is Josh Rios + Matt Joynt + Anthony Romero. Their critical performance and exhibition practices have been featured and presented at The Luminary (St. Louis), The Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago), The School of Visual Art (New York), DiverseWorks (Houston), The Bemis Center for Contemporary Arts (Omaha), and through the the Mountain Standard Time Performative Art Biennial (Calgary, Canada), among others.
Ground Unsettle Surround, initially made for the Institute of Contemporary Art at MECA (Portland, ME), assembles a mix of experimental sonic performance, archival political speech, field recordings, and dialogue engaging various ecologies of history, thought, and theory around #Landback, Decolonize Zhigaagoong (Chicago), All the Monuments Must Fall, #Defundthepolice, and #Policefreeschools.