Thank you!

Posted by | Paris Jomadiao | Posted on | April 24, 2018

Thank you for the support as we end another great season of Conversations at the Edge!
Here are some highlights from this season. Be sure to check back in August for our Fall 2018 lineup!

Sold-out screenings by the pioneering interdisciplinary artist Joan Jonas, multimedia artist Hayoun Kwon, filmmaker Thorsten Trimpop, and Chicago-based artist Latham Zearfoss!

Joan Jonas, performance documentation of They Come to Us Without a Word II, U.S. Pavilion, 56th Venice Biennale, 2015. Photograph by Moira Ricci

Hayoun Kwon, still from 489 Years, 2016. Image courtesy of the artist.

Thorsten Trimpop, still from Furusato, 2016. Image courtesy of the artist.

Latham Zearfoss, still from Something to Move In, 2014. Image courtesy of the artist.

Filmmakers Ephraim Asili,  Laura Huertas Millán, and Lee Anne Schmitt, who led illuminating discussions during their respective post-screening Q&As.

Ephraim Asili, still from Forged Ways, 2011. Image courtesy of the artist and the Video Data Bank.

Laura Huertas Millán, still from Sol Negro, 2016. Image courtesy of the artist.

LeeAnne Schmitt, still from Purge This Land, 2017. Image courtesy of the artist.

The Nation’s Finest, curated by Astria Suparak and Brett Kashmere, as part of a nation-wide tour for INCITE Journal‘s issue on Sports.

Haig Aivazian, still from How Great You Are O Son of the Desert!, Part I, 2013. Image courtesy of the artist.

A revelatory screening of rare films by late Chicago filmmaker Edward Owens.

Edward Owens, still from Remembrance: A Portrait Study, 1967. Image courtesy of the Filmmakers Cooperative.

 

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    Conversations at the Edge is a weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists.

     

    CATE is organized by SAIC's Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Gene Siskel Film Center and SAIC's Video Data Bank, Conversations at the Edge is a dynamic weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists.

     

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