Grad Alumn: Justin Tuerk (MFA 2015) screens The Wrestling Project – Film Preview at Industry Lab, Cambridge

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Preview Screening of the Pararegon Collective’s film The Wrestling Project, a documentation of the live performance from March 2, 2019 in San Diego.

Conceived and executed by Eddy Miramontes and Justin Tuerk the performance used wrestling, live music, and video projections to comment on historic and current sociopolitical climates. http://www.jepater.com/

Off Campus: In Conversation with Katherine Mitchell DiRico (SMFA Alumn) and Leonie Bradbury


“When one sense is stimulated, another sense is involuntarily stimulated at the same instant. This is known as the neurological condition synesthesia. Instruments of Synesthesia, constructed by Katherine Mitchell DiRico, explores how today’s networked world affects our sense perception and personal connectivity. 

Join Abigail Ogilvy Gallery, Katherine Mitchell DiRico, and Leonie Bradbury for a conversation about her work and how it relates to contemporary art, technology, and innovation. This is an invitation-only event; please be sure to RSVP to share in the exploration of this phenomena.”

Light fare will be served.

RSVP Required

OFF-CAMPUS: Alex Borovski, Tyler Giordano, Alumn “The Skin Has Eyes: Animated Visions” at BCA Mills Gallery 2/23

The Skin Has Eyes: Animated Visions
Curated by Maya Erdelyi (SMFA Animation instructor)
Mills Gallery, Boston, MA
February 23–April 28
Opening Reception
Saturday, February 23 | 6–9 pm

Participating artists: Amanda Bonaiuto (SMFA), Alexandra Borovski (SMFA), Ernesto Caivano, Eric Dyer, Maya Erdelyi, Jake Fried, Tyler Giordano (SMFA), Laura Harrison, Gina Kamentsky (SMFA Animation instructor), Amy Lee Ketchum, Black Math, Hayley Morris and Ashley Wick.

This exhibition highlights contemporary animators who create physical works as part of their practice (both process and product) along with fine artists who experiment with animation. These artists are working across various mediums, including film strips and direct animation, cut-paper stop-motion, sculpture, drawing, painting, zoetropes, traditional animation processes, palimpsests and projections. The skin of the medium becomes alive through animation. The show will also include music/film events, a direct on film animation workshop and a closing panel with the artists.

OFF-CAMPUS: Gallery 263 – Solo Exhibition by William Van Beckum, SMFA Alumn “Ghost Lands: Pictures in Silver”

On View: January 10 – February 9, 2019
Reception: Friday, January 25 @ 7-9PM
Demo & Talk: Saturday, February 9, 2019 @ 3-5PM
In Ghost Lands: Pictures in Silver, artist William Van Beckum recreates landscape images from past and present using a combination of modern and antique photographic techniques to challenge the idea that photography may have a role in the protection of public lands.