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Vision Festival Coming to Brooklyn June 11-16

Drummer Andrew Cyrille, sculptor Alain Kirili to be honored

Andrew Cyrille at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival
Andrew Cyrille at the 2018 Newport Jazz Festival (photo: Marek Lazarski)

“Jazz for the Free World” is the theme at this year’s 24th Vision Festival, set to take place at the Roulette Intermedium in downtown Brooklyn on June 11-16.

The six-day, avant-garde-influenced festival features improvised music, poetry, visual art, dance, and performance art. This year’s festival will feature two Lifetime of Achievement honorees: master drummer, composer, and bandleader Andrew Cyrille and Paris-born sculptor Alain Kirili.

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