Monday, February 16, 2009

The Art Committee and Film's own avant-garde series, Starlight Cinema, has teamed up to create a mind-blowing video art series,
Art vs. Starlight

This will be a 5 part series running in the Play Circle Theater of the Memorial Union:

Wednesday, February 18
, 7:30pm
Join us for art vs. starlight's inaugural program! "Cracked Television" will present you with a wild night of culture jamming and media appropriation, featuring video works by various artists, and including a psychedelic episode of "full house."

tv guide:
-william wegman, tv plunger.
-michael robinson, light is w
aiting and hold me now
-john kilduff, let's paint tv! (4 shorts).
-dara birnbaum, technology/transformatio
n: wonder woman.
-les leveque, 4 vertigo.
-philippe blanchard, taco monde & csi alien: miami
-larry carlson, god man
-jimmy joe roche, ultimate reality.
-ben dowell, matt/tom
-shana moulton, feeling free with 3d magic eye poster remix.
-thu tran, food party.

Wednesday, March 4, 7:30pm

"Sight Specific", the second of five installments in the series,presents a night of women landing on the moon, a surreal dough factory, living graffiti and visual tricks. Featured video artists include Mika Rottenberg, Aleksandra Mir, Jared Steffensen, Lilly McElroy, Martha Colburn, Pippilotti Rist, Phillipe Blanchard and William Wegman, among others.

Tuesday, April 7, 8pm

NORTHERN EXPOSURE: Video Work by Wisconsin Artists
Tuesday, April 14, 7:30pm

THE FRONT LINE: Video Work by UW Students
Wednesday, April 22, 7:30pm

This series will feature video art and digital work by diverse artists including Pipilotti Rist, William Wegman, Mika Rottenberg, Brian Bress, Michael Robinson, Jimmy Joe Roche, Shana Moulton, Cecelia Condit, Blu, Phillipe Blanchard,Les Leveque, Dara Birnbaum, Thu Tran, Martha Colburn, and many more.

Contact Info

WUD Art Committee & Starlight Cinema
Madison, WI