Location: Floor Three, Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater
Examining and expanding the material and formal conditions of film, video, and animation, these artists build upon the tradition of American avant-garde filmmaking:
Brian Frye (b. 1974, San Francisco, CA), Oona’s Veil, 2000. 16mm film, black and white, sound; 11 min. Purchase with funds from the Film and Video Committee 2002.160
Julie Murray (b. 1961, Dublin, Ireland), Untitled (light), 2002. 16mm film, color, sound; 5 min. Purchase with funds from the Film and Video Committee 2004.46
Luis Recoder (b. 1971, San Francisco, CA), Linea, 2002. Two channel 16mm film, black and white, silent; 18 min. Purchase with funds from the Film and Video Committee 2005.23
Sandra Gibson (b. 1968, Portland, OR), NYC Flower Film, 2003. Super 8 film transferred to video, color, silent; 5 min. Purchase with funds from George Kaufman 2004.642
Stan Brakhage (b. 1933, Kansas City, MO; d. 2003; Victoria, Canada), Chinese Series, 2003. 16mm film, color, silent; 2 min. Purchase, with funds from the Orentreich Family Foundation 2005.119
Matt Saunders (b. 1975; Tacoma, WA) Century Rolls, 2012. Video, color, silent; 10:45 min. Purchase with funds from the Film, Video, and New Media Committee 2013.81
This screening is free with Museum admission.
May 1, 6:30 pm
May 31, 3 pm
July 3, 8 pm
August 21, 11 am
September 19, 5 pm*
*Sandra Gibson's NYC Flower Film (2003) will be screened on film. Luis Recoder’s Linea will not be screened as part of this program. Instead, it will be presented for one night only in its installation version, 7–10 pm.