Friday, 13 February, 2015
Call and Response, 2nd Gallery Opening
7:30 & 8:45 (different film programs at each screening)
Free and Open to the Public
LIMITED SEATING – RSVP SUGGESTED
This event will likely fill to capacity.
Please RSVP HERE
The MAC is proud to be the host venue for the Dallas Medianale 2015.
The schedule of events and performances is extensive and is online HERE.
For more information, please visit the official Dallas Medianale 2015 website.
Join us Friday, February 13, 2015, as the Video Association of Dallas (VAD) presents a second evening of seated screenings of the Dallas Medianale 2015.
Seated screenings featured in the Black Box Theatre
The Lost Worlds (compilation), curated by Michael A. Morris
Ben Russell, Atlantis (2014), 16mm film to HD video, 23:30 min.
Harun Farocki, Parallel II (2014), HD video, 8:23 min.
Richard Bailey, The Disappearance of the Grackles (2014), HD video, 8 min.
Jeremy Couillard, Mystical Beasts (2013), HD video, 3:38 min.
Nicky Tavaras, Call Me By Heart (2014), 16mm film, 2:22 min.
Dani Leventhal, Sister City (2013), HD video, 4:40 min.
Jeremy Couillard, The Bob Monroe 24/7 News Network (2014), HD video, 2:48 min.
Mike Stoltz, Under the Atmosphere (2014), 16mm film, 14:30 min.
Experimental Response Cinema
Experimental films and videos from Austin, TX
The evening will also be the opening for
Part II, Call and Response: Curated by Danielle Avarm-Morgan
February 13 – March 7, 2015
Continuing in The Large Gallery, The Dallas Medianale comprises installations, screenings, and intermedia performances in the galleries and black box theater of the MAC, showcasing works by internationally renowned artists. Dallas Medianale revisits pioneering computer films alongside bleeding-edge experiments in moving images and interactivity. Works range from iconic achievements in early video art to immersive performances with radical repurposing of obsolete video technology.
Artists include Kyle Evans + James Connolly/Cracked Ray Tube, Harun Farocki, Gary Hill, Owen Kydd, Liz Larsen/LZX Industries, Dani Leventhal, Jodie Mack, Bruce Nauman, Jennifer Reeder, Michael Robinson, William Sarradet, Lillian Schwartz, Joe Sola, Deborah Stratman, Stan Vanderbeek, and John + James Whitney, and many more.
Call and Response, Part I featured a collection of work by Francis Alÿs in the Square Gallery.
His work can be viewed at his website, francisalys.com
Childrens Games can be viewed online HERE (http://www.francisalys.com/children-games.html)
Friday, January 9
Cybernetic Cinema Revisited:
Early Computer Films (compilation)
Now You See:
Both Curated by Michael A. Morris
11:00 pm at Texas Theatre
Behind the Screen: VIDEOBAR with Bart Weiss
Saturday, January 10
1 – 6pm at Oil and Cotton:
Hardware Hacking and DIY Audio/Video Synthesis Workshop
taught by James Connolly + Kyle Evans
4:30- 8:00 pm
All that is Solid;
Nothing Himself, Beholds Nothing;
and The Body Speaking its Mother Tongue (three compilations)
Seated screenings and Art Talk with
Screenings Curated by Michael A. Morris
Friday, February 13 at 7:30 pm
The Lost Worlds (compilation)
Experimental Response Cinema (compilation)
Both curated by Michael A. Morris
Saturday, February 28
6:30 – 9:30 pm
Curated by Carolyn Sortor