1-844-NOT-Z00M (1-844-668-9006) is a hotline that invites audience members to dial-in to hear poetry, songs, or monologues from artists. With a focus on non-visual artistic content, the hotline provides an alternative to the Zoom realm with experiences that are easily accessed from your phone. The voice of 1-844-NOT-Z00M is Autumn Knight, an interdisciplinary artist working with performance, installation, and text.
Vol. 2 Contributors:
Annie Bielski’s paintings, sculpture, and video have been exhibited at NADA (New York), Art Rio (Rio de Janeiro), Burning in Water (NYC), SEPTEMBER (Hudson), Paris London Hong Kong (Chicago), High Tide (Philadelphia), Lodos Gallery (Mexico City), and The Portland Institute of Contemporary Art (Portland). Bielski has performed at SEPTEMBER, Basilica Hudson, The Museum of Modern Art, Rachel Uffner Gallery, and CANADA. She has collaborated with musician Jenny Hval and performed across the US and Europe. Bielski lives and works between New York and New Mexico.
Kenneka Cook is a Richmond native who’s been described as “a new vision in cosmic jazz.” Her work combines soul-inflected vocals with electronic loops and spacey improvisational elements. Her debut album “Moonchild” premiered on Afropunk in 2018 and she has performed extensively in Richmond and along the East Coast.
Taylor Simone is a graphic artist and writer. Simone’s work explores the triumph and discovery of self that sits within the nexus of destruction and creation. By leaning into fragmentation, she unpacks death’s beauty as a constant within rebirth. She received her MFA in Visual Communications from Virginia Commonwealth University and is currently teaching at Bowling Green State University. Simone currently lives and works in Toledo, Ohio.