Incantations is an installation based and site-specific performance sound art gathering in the High Desert of Southern California. As a space for creating and presenting sound art work, the desert landscape calls on artist to be open to its many opportunities and challenges. Incantations invites artists to work with the landscape, space and history of the desert and call forth or summons the spirit of the space while creating within relationship to it.
Inspired by the Wonder Valley Experimental Music Festival held at The Palms, the idea of this event is invite conversation and contemplation around sound, space and engaging sonically in the desert. Held in conjunction with this years 10th anniversary festival, Incantations will host over 15 artist creating site-specific performances and installations around Wonder Valley.