Zain Alam es un artista y músico de origen indio-paquistaní con sede en Brooklyn, NY. Nacido en Queens, Nueva York y criado en Kennesaw, Georgia, Alam incluye un vocabulario personal que se basa en el arte islámico y la cultura del sur de Asia. Su trabajo es un proyecto de traducción que utiliza formas pop contemporáneas, sonido encontrado e historia oral. Mientras esté en Breckenridge, Alam espera continuar trabajando en un álbum de larga duración que está componiendo actualmente, así como recopilar grabaciones de campo, sonidos encontrados y otro material incidental para incluir en el proceso de grabación. 

Zain Alam is an artist and musician of Indian-Pakistani origin based in Brooklyn, NY. Born in Queens, NYC and raised in Kennesaw, Georgia, Alam soundtracks a personal vocabulary that draws on Islamic art and South Asian culture. His work is a project in translation using contemporary pop forms, found sound, and oral history. While in Breckenridge, Alam hopes to continue work on a full-length album he is currently composing as well as gather field recordings, found sounds, and other incidental material to include in the recording process. 

 

Meet the Artist:

Second Saturdays

5/14 + 6/11 | 10am-1pm | FREE

Open Studios

Fridays, 2-5pm | 5/13, 20 + 27, 6/3, 10, 17 + 24, 7/1  | FREE

Saturdays, 2-5pm | 5/14, 21, + 28, 6/4, 11, 18 + 25, 7/2  | FREE

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Saturdays | 5/14, 21 + 28, 6/4, 11, 18 + 25, 7/2

 

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