MORGAN BASSICHIS is a comedic performer whose shows have been described as "out there" (by Morgan's mother) and "super intense" (by Morgan). Morgan has performed at Artists Space, MoMA PS1, Poetry Project, Portland Institute for Contemporary Art, and the Whitney Museum. Recent projects include a musical adaptation of Larry Mitchell and Ned Asta's 1977 manifesto-fairytale, The Faggots and Their Friends Between Revolutions, at the New Museum, and More Protest Songs! at Danspace Project, which resulted in a live album recording. Morgan's yearlong residency with Recess, To Do 2017, can be found online. Morgan has received support from Art Matters, BOFFO, Lower Manhattan Cultural Council (LMCC), Queer/Art/Mentorship, and the Robert Rauschenberg Foundation. Morgan lives in New York City, and has published essays in the Radical History Review, Captive Genders, and other anthologies.
SAMPLE THE GOODS
This Short Film Resurrects the Queer Ghosts of Fire Island them., April 2018
Jennifer Krasinski on the art of Morgan Bassichis Artforum, December 2017
Will Rawls in dialogue with To Do 2017 Recess, October 2017
I'm Just a Singer-Songwriter! Art Matters, October 2017
Interview with Katherine Brewer Ball BOMB Magazine, June 2017