Kate McGee’s “Girl Mode”

The Fabric Workshop and Museum 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

In Girl Mode, players wander a surreal and desiccated VR landscape in search of memories. Combining confessional text, surreal visuals, and a walking simulator structure, Girl Mode is a poetic meditation on transness as absence. Creator Kate McGee explains, “Girl Mode was born in a psychedelic flash of trans maternal rage. I imagined that VR technology could simulate a…

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Artist Talkback with Kate McGee

The Fabric Workshop and Museum 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Join this talk with celebrated trans lighting and scenic designer Kate McGee, who helped set the stage for John Jarboe’s multi-room environment, The Rose Garden. Be sure to come early to experience Girl Mode, her VR experience that explores transness as absence. Co-presented with The Bearded Ladies Cabaret in conjunction with John Jarboe: The Rose Garden. Sunday, July 14,…

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Interminable in the Green Room

The Fabric Workshop and Museum 1214 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA, United States

Interminable is a Philly-based futuristic fusion band that explores the connections of diasporic peoples through original music in Spanish and English, weaving together the common threads of improvisation and swing from Mexican traditional son jarocho, jazz, rock, funk, and electronic music. This concert will feature original songs from Interminable‘s first album, rebirth::renacer, as well as new songs to…

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