Rachel Mason

The White Oracle

Rachel Mason  The White Oracle

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Rachel Mason is a sculptor, songwriter and performer. A graduate of UCLA and Yale University, she has written three operas, recorded ten full length albums of songs, and has toured, screened films, exhibited sculpture, video and performance at galleries and museums internationally. She is represented by envoy enterprises. She has exhibited and performed at the Queens Museum, Detroit Museum of Contemporary Art, School of the Art Institute in Chicago, Henry Gallery in Seattle, James Gallery at CUNY, University Art Museum in Buffalo, Sculpture Center, Hessel Museum of Art at Bard and Occidental College, Kunsthalle Zurich, Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit, The New Museum, Park Avenue Armory, Art in General, La Mama, Galapagos, Dixon Place, Human Resources, Clocktower gallery and Empac Center for Performance in Troy.

Rachel Mason uses voice and songwriting as tools to mold worlds around herself. She inhabits various alter­ego personalities, including: FutureClown, an internet­based clown who attempts to span both physical and virtual space simultaneously, The Terrestrial Being, a starseed trapped inside of a motorcycle helmet who performs superhuman feats, and The White Oracle, who performs rituals from lost ancient civilizations. Mason will be performing the character of the White Oracle while simultaneously creating a live soundtrack.