synthetic zero


June 2009 Event

The next Synthetic Zero event will be on Saturday, June 6, 6pm - 11pm, at 305 E. 140th St., #1A, Bronx NY 10454. We will have live performances, experimental film, and visual art. The event will be free (donations accepted). The Synthetic Zero loft events are partly funded by the Bronx Council on the Arts.


Mambo Mantis - avant garde jazz/experimental/psychedelic band
Jane Hsu - "You Can Take My Breath Away" - performance
Heather Fenby - performance

Experimental Film:

Pierre St. Jacques - "Canon" - New York, NY
Caitlin Horsmon - "VOX" - Kansas City, MO
Cat Tyc - "Umbrella" - Portland, OR
Claire Elizabeth Barratt - "Sallimone" - Asheville, NC
Adam Paradis - "One Last Shock" - Jamaica Plains, MA
Charles Chadwick - "genetic reclamation area" - Los Gatos, CA
Rafael Abreu-Canedo - "Tempo HuManu" - New York, NY

Visual Art:

Katharine Tillman - photography
Beth Brideau - painting
Rowena Dale S. Mohammed - paintings
Theo Cote - photographs
Michelle Rosenberg - installation
Rebecca Bird - painting

If you'd like to submit visual art, video, film, music or a performance to a future event, please email me at events at syntheticzero dot com; if it's a video, send a DVD or Blu-Ray disc to:

Mitsu Hadeishi / Synthetic Zero
305 E 140th St #1A
Bronx, NY 10454
718 772-4961

Preferred formats for video are DVD (NTSC or PAL) or Blu-Ray disc.


The art space is at 305 E. 140th St., #1A, Bronx NY 10454.

We're about 20 minutes from Union Square. From Manhattan, 4-5 train to 125th, transfer to 6, one stop to 3rd Ave/138th, 2 blocks north on Alexander Ave, left on 140th to 305, #1A. (Ring 3A if 1A does not answer). If you end up at 138th and Grand Concourse, walk east, across 3rd Avenue, turn left, go to 140th, then turn right to 305, #1A (ring 3A if 1A does not answer). You can also take the 2 train to 149th and 3rd Avenue (one stop PAST 149th/Grand Concourse!) and walk 9 blocks south to 140th, turn left and it's half a block to 305.

By car:
FDR to Willis Avenue bridge, take the left fork, left on 138th, right on 3rd Ave, right on 140th, park anywhere. From Triborough Bridge: Take Bronx exit, head towards Major Deegan, get off at Willis Avenue, stay on 135th (go straight), right on Lincoln, at 138th, take right fork onto 3rd, turn right on 140th, park.  From the north, on I-87: Take Madison Avenue Bridge/138th St exit, turn left, turn wide left onto 3rd Ave, turn right on 140th, park.

305 is on a paper sign in the glass door. Ring doorbell marked 1A, to the right of the door. If 1A does not answer, please ring 3A.