Darebin City Council

Rully Shabara (INDONESIA) and Ale Hop (PERU)

Liquid Architecture present Indonesian experimental artist Rully Shabara (Senyawa) in collaboration with a special lineup of Naarm-based musicians for an evening of sound experiments with and against Rully’s Artificial Intelligence…

Performances & Gigs

Event Details


Performances & Gigs

Event Starts

Apr 24, 2024 20:00

Event Ends

Apr 24, 2024 22:00


Darebin Arts Centre


401 Bell Street (corner Bell St & St Georges Rd), Preston VIC 3072

Presented by On The Road Again, Darebin Arts and 3RRR 102.7FM

Liquid Architecture presents a double bill of international experimental artists, Rully Shabara (Indonesia) and Ale Hop (Peru). Expect immersive visuals, intensity and unique performances.

The Xhabarabot Voice Machines, led by Rully Shabara (one half of seminal Indonesian experimental band Senyawa) in collaboration with Australian artists Brian Fuata and Jocelyn Tribe, will present an evening of improvisation showcasing the diverse application of AI Voice Machines. This project will play with varied methods, styles, and instruments to delve into the potential of these new technologies. This ensemble work explores artistic possibilities inherent in the intersection of new technologies and musical expression.


Also performing on the night is internationally renowned Peruvian artist Ale Hop. Based in Berlin, Ale is an artist, researcher, and experimental instrumentalist. Her music blends electronic and electroacoustic elements, incorporating noise, pop, avant-garde, and ambient influences. Using extended techniques for electric guitar and real-time sampling devices, she crafts performances marked by physical intensity, layered distortion, and captivating atmospheres.


Set Times: 

8:00pm – Ale Hop

8:45pm – Interval

9:15pm – Rully Shabara + collaborators


Suitable for all ages – Children under the age of 18 must be accompanied by an adult

Approximate running time: 2 hours, with interval 

Show warnings: Ale Hop’s set contains projections with a strobing effect. Both sets will contain some flashing lights.

For accessible for wheelchair bookings please contact: ticketing@darebin.vic.gov.au.

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