Chi Training/Perspective Gaming this MONDAY!

PLEASE COME! This week the focus will be on CHI TRAINING The human being is an emergent mystery, sustained by a multiplicity of Forces. That ineffable totality of our True nature cannot be formally approached, understood, nor explained. This is the fundamental tragedy of the Human condition. However, all is not lost, and we may…

NO CHI TRAINING TONIGHT

WEATHER IS GOOD, BUT NOT IN OUR FAVOR!! NO CHI TRAINING/PERSPECTIVE GAMING TONIGHT. NEXT WEEK???

Chi Training / Perspective Gaming

The human being is an emergent mystery, sustained by a multiplicity of Forces. That ineffable totality of our True nature cannot be formally approached, understood, nor explained. This is the fundamental tragedy of the Human condition. However, all is not lost, and we may still maintain a practical sense of purpose, for those Forces which…

UPCOMING EVENTS!!!

Please don’t forget! This Friday, 9PM….a night of freaky words and spooked out tones. Also added to the performance: CLAM SIMMONS PRESENTING THE WORKS OF OSCAR ADDLEPATTER!!! Donations Please for the traveling artists!!! ALSO, ONGOING EVERY MONDAY: The human being is an emergent mystery, sustained by a multiplicity of Forces. That ineffable totality of our…

FRIDAY, JANUARY 28 AT C.A.T.A: PERFORMANCE NITE!!!

FRIDAY, JANUARY 28, 9PM 916 EAST 5TH STREET IN KANSAS CITY Though we at The Center for the Advancement generally applaud digital culture’s habit of disembodying various forms of information, we must say that there is a particular satisfaction that comes along with holding, smelling, and reading an old fashioned bound book. In fact, books…

BREAD! IS COMING TO C.A.T.A.!

On January 23 at 11am, the Center for the Advancement of Transmodern Awareness will be host to Bread, which is a new and exciting microgranting organization here in Kansas City. Such projects are of great importance in the building of new and alternative systems of exchange. Most people involved in the subculture known as “art”…

JANUARY 1, 2011: A DAY OF LOVING CARE

In recognition of both the toll taken on the body by the Bacchanalian reveries often associated with New Year’s Eve and of the promise of a healthy and happy 2011, we at C.A.T.A. would like to extend an invitation to participate in a New Year’s Day of Loving Care. Between the hours of 4 and…

MANAFEST WAS MANIFEST

The Center for the Advancement of Transmodern Awareness was successfully inaugurated with the Winter Solstice Manafest. The space is/was in a state of flux, but it felt as if the Manafest was a progressive celebration of light for attendees, who presented the bulk of the content for the evening. It feels wrong to point to…

Address for CATA

916 E 5th st. KC, MO – in Columbus Park Noon to midnight TODAY!!!! Here’s the jingle one more time: COME TO CATA

COME TO CATA

COME TO CATA Here is a new audio_logo Ashley made for CATA.  Please come.

INAUGURAL C.A.T.A. OPENING: WINTER SOLSTICE MANAFEST 2010

COME TO CATA <—————-CLICK FOR JINGLE December 21, 2010 marks both the Winter Solstice for 2010 and the inaugural event for the Center for the Advancement of Transmodern Awareness. C.A.T.A. is an experimental public think-tank used to host performances, lectures, workshops, free-school programming, and as-yet unimagined experiments. C.A.T.A. is designed to cultivate curiosity, uncertainty, and…

Light Waste

The screen reveals the fascism of the eye. What an awkward stage of cultural growth, when the integral totality of the human being can be so easily devalued by the tantrums of optical addiction. But it’s more than just the eyes. We are fully suspended in the realm of non-linear imagineering. Interpenetrating each other with…