Derek Phillips is a composer and sound artist in San Francisco. His work has been performed at The De Young Museum, The Exit Theater, The Garage, Kunst-Stoff Arts, The Performance Art Institute (SF), Jack Arts (NY), Z/KU (Berlin), and Stanford University. He studied literature at UC San Diego.
Author: Michael Hunter
We thought about making this one creepy clown sighting themed, but decided we all need a break from the election. We’ll be seeing new work from Yula Paluy, Richie Rhombus, Raegan Truax, Niki Ulehla and Derek Phillips. Friday, 10/21, at 282 Franconia St., in Bernal. As usual, doors open at 8:30, with performances beginning around 9:15.
Archive Live! was presented in collaboration with the Museum of Performance + Design on June 18/19, 2016. In two five-hour installments, we brought the museum’s rich archive to life, using sound, video, text, performance, and a laboratory of bio-cultures sourced from the materials in the archive. We hope to continue our collaboration with MP+D. Archive…
Archive Live at the Museum of Performance + Design
The Collected Works has been collaborating with The Museum of Performance + Design to develop and perform a new site-responsive performance based on materials found in the Museum’s performing arts archive. The project brings together artists devoted to creating theatrical performances within non-traditional environments and a rare collection representing the rich history of the San…
Set Design: The Art of Impermanence
Ariane Fehrenkamp published an article on Pfau Long Architecture’s website about her relationship to Set Design and the Collected Works. You can read the full article here: https://www.pfaulong.com/set-design-the-art-of-impermanence/
These violent delights have violent ends
These violent delights have violent ends And in their triumph die, like fire and powder, Which as they kiss consume: the sweetest honey Is loathsome in his own deliciousness And in the taste confounds the appetite: Therefore love moderately; long love doth so; Too swift arrives as tardy as too slow. Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet
A joint collaboration with the Museum of Performance + Design, FPS 14 featured new work by Alessio Silvestrin, Rebecca Ormiston, Yula Paluy, Ryan Tacata, Renu Cappelli, Tonyanna Borkovi, Derek Phillips, and Michael Hunter.
Happy Summer Solstice!
Shall I compare thee to a summer’s day? Thou art more lovely and more temperate: Rough winds do shake the darling buds of May, And summer’s lease hath all too short a date: Sometime too hot the eye of heaven shines, And often is his gold complexion dimm’d; And every fair from fair sometime declines,…