It Is About . . . Vexations

1994 to 1995

Interactive computer–controlled–piano installation in which the performance interpretations by several pianists of Erik Satie's Vexations are made to morph into and out of each other continuously or according to user selections.

Part of Rollywholyover A Circus, an exhibition around the life and work of John Cage and contemporaries, commissioned by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, with the Pasadena Art Alliance, shown at MOCA in Los Angeles, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum in New York, Menil Collection in Houston, Art Tower Mito in Japan, and the Philadelphia Museum of Art.