Palestinian/Tunisian/French electro outfit Checkpoint 303 will be appearing (for free) in Rome on Sunday May 31 as part of the “Finding Palestine” event, featuring traditional and contemporary arts. They will also be appearing at the Venice Biennale. Click “read more” for further details.
Date: Sunday 31st of May 2009
Location: At Circolo degli Artisti // via Casilina Vecchia 42, Rome
Time: 22h30 (Free entrance)
Line-up: SC MoCha (electronics+laptop+Oud) & SC Yosh (live visuals)
Palestine Co. Venice – Symposia and Events
Location: Convento Ss. Cosma & Damiano, Campo S.Cosmo, Giudecca Palanca, Venice.
Dates: June 7 – September 30, 2009
As part of the first Palestinian Pavilion at the Venice Biennale a series of performances and symposia will take place including a performance by Khalil Rabah and the Ramallah Syndrome Sound-System performance on the opening reception. These events will include performances by Aswatt (RU collective) and Ruanne Abu-Rahme.
There are also plans for the group to appear again in San Francisco.