BALSE project is a Los Angeles, California based social conceptual art exhibit. The main output of the organization is the monthly private club event, BALSE, curated by Yohei Abe, presenting a personal journey through contemporary techno music and visual art.
We are dedicated to researching and producing an increasingly elevated sound and cultural experience in a smaller organic setting.
We look forward to having you at our next event.
BALSE is a curation through life, from exploration, geographically and historically. Detroit, Cologne, Kreuzberg, Park Slope, Dresden, Shimokitazawa, Barcelona, Москва, Zagreb, Echo Park, Paris, Rome, Jerusalem, Athens, Oia, Oslo, Bach, Mahler, Webern, Pärt, Shostakovich, Coltrane, deep house, to minimal techno. Apartheid, perestroika, glasnost, Claudio Abbado, Alva Noto, Algonquin, Plitvice, Naboisho, Denali, John Muir.
In search of.
Sound, body & soul.
We respect The Loft, the legendary NY private party still going since 1970, organized by David Mancuso, and we wish to continue his spirit.
“BALSE” is the liberating spell used at the pivotal moment in the animation film LAPUTA: Castle in the Sky – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Castle_in_the_Sky
The Loft – http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Loft – the legendary NY private party still going since 1970, organized by David Mancuso –http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Mancuso.