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Video Jam

Friday, July 21, 2017

9:00pm

Video Jam, a U.K. based experimental film/music collective comes to Knockdown Center! This event pairs musicians with film-makers to explore the dynamic between live sound and moving image, responding to the musical, cultural and artistic influences of Jean-Michel Basquiat. The program spans a variety of genres including essay film, live 16 mm film performance, archive footage, cartoons, animation, and more …

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Sunday Service: Buzz Slutzky presents… Jes Fan, Trace Peterson, and Catalina Schliebener

Sunday, April 2, 2017

6:00pm

We are pleased to announce Sunday Service: Buzz Slutzky presents… Jes Fan, Trace Peterson, and Catalina Schliebener. For the 3rd iteration of our new performance series Sunday Service, Buzz Slutzky invites artists to present experimental or in-progress works around the theme of the “Slumber Party,” relating to trans aesthetics and childhood. You can watch footage from the evening on our …

From: Bradley Eros, “tomorrow at twilight”, 2010, collage on 35mm slide – Courtesy of the artist
From: Bradley Eros, “tomorrow at twilight”, 2010, collage on 35mm slide – Courtesy of the artist

Dreamlands: Expanded – Optipus “The Owl Flies at Twilight”

Sunday, January 15, 2017

7:30pm

For the 10th and final event of “Dreamlands: Expanded“, a series of expanded cinema events organized by Microscope in collaboration with the Whitney Museum of American Art as part of the exhibition “Dreamlands: Immersive Cinema and Art, 1905-2016“, the gallery is thrilled to present a new multi-projection and sound performance The Owl Flies at Twilight composed by the Optipus collective & orchestra …

From: Stan VanDerBeek & Joan Brigham, “Steam Screens”, 1979 (photo: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1979) – Image courtesy of the Stan VanDerBeek Estate
From: Stan VanDerBeek & Joan Brigham, “Steam Screens”, 1979 (photo: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1979) – Image courtesy of the Stan VanDerBeek Estate

Stan VanDerBeek & Joan Brigham: Steam Screens

Nov 20, 7:30pm
2016

From: Stan VanDerBeek & Joan Brigham, “Steam Screens”, 1979 (photo: Whitney Museum of American Art, 1979) – Image courtesy of the Stan VanDerBeek Estate “Steam Screens” made its first appearance in the Sculpture Garden of the Whitney Museum in December 1979 as the fourth work in a series of collaborations between Stan VanDerBeek and Joan Brigham. In this live multiple projection …