Composer and performance artist Colin Self in conversation with Colette Sadler, Astrid Kaminiski and guest
Colin Self is an American artist, composer, and choreographer. His work centers around ideas of gender, communication, and consciousness, and his practice includes social relationships and digital technologies. He gained attention as a member of the avant-drag collective Chez Deep 2012–2014 performing in New York City, Miami, and Glasgow with members Alexis Penney, Bailey Stiles, Hari Nef, and Sam Banks. Since 2014, Self has performed as part of an electronic music trio with Holly Herndon. He graduated from Bard College's Milton Avery Graduate School of the Arts in Hudson, New York studying music and sound in 2017. In 2018, Self premiered Siblings (Elation VI), the final opera of "The Elation Series" at MoMA PS1which corresponded with the release of Siblings on RVNG Intl. in November 2018.