Jimmy Joe Roche and Layne Garrett

Jimmy Joe Roche is an interdisciplinary artist whose work encompasses video, sculpture, and performance. Roche has had five solo exhibitions in New York, Texas, and Colorado. His artwork is in the collection at the the Baltimore Museum of Art. Roche has created commissioned work for Adult Swim, Dazed and Confused Magazine, Incubate Arts Festival and Harvestworks. He runs the cassette tape label Ultraviolet Light and is a member of the High Zero Collective. Roche is a professor of Film and Media at Johns Hopkins University.
Layne Garrett is an improvising musician and instrument builder based in Takoma Park, MD. He works with prepared guitars, found objects, and self-built instruments. He plays in the improvising duo Weed Tree with drummer Amanda Huron, as well others in the DC area.