About

Non-Event is a Boston-based concert series devoted to the presentation of the finest in experimental, abstract, improvised, and new music from New England and around the world.

History

Founded in 2001, Non-Event has presented over 275 concerts in and around Boston in a wide variety of venues from coffee shops, galleries, and loft spaces to former movie palaces, university lecture halls, museums, night clubs, 19th-century ballrooms, a Victorian-era pumping station, and inside Boston's iconic City Hall.

Non-Event has worked with numerous organizations and venues over the years, including ACT at MIT; AgX film collective; Arts@MIT; Aviary Gallery; Balagan experimental film series; Boston Center for the Arts; Boston Cyberarts; Café Fixe; DRAW; Film Studies Center at Harvard; ICA Boston; Le Laboratoire Cambridge; Massachusetts College of Art and Design; Mayor's Office of Arts & Culture (City of Boston); Media Lab at MIT; Goethe-Institut Boston; MIT List Visual Art Center; Mmmmaven Productions; Mobius; Modern Theatre at Suffolk University; New England Conservatory; Rhode Island School of Design; School at the Museum of Fine Arts; Spectacle; Sensory Ethnography Lab at Harvard; Studio Soto; swissnex Boston; Together Festival; Metropolitan Waterworks Museum; WHRB; and WZBC.

Non-Event is a tax exempt 501(c)(3) corporation.

Organizers

Susanna Bolle, Executive & Artistic Director
Christopher Strunk, Assistant Curator (Experimental Coffee House series)
Ernst Karel, Technical Advisor
Kevin Micka, Technical Director
José Rivera, Sound Engineer
Luke Martin, Operations Assistant

Former Organizers

Patrick Emm
Rob Forman (founder)
Danny Gromfin
Dan Hirsch (founder)
Benjamin Nelson
Bhob Rainey
Howard Stelzer
Jesse Summers

Board of Directors

Danny Gromfin, President
Susanna Bolle
Ernst Karel
Benjamin Nelson
Keith Fullerton Whitman

Contact Us

For booking inquiries or to volunteer, please get in touch.

Non-Event
25 Custer Street #1
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

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