Broad Underground Screening: Space in the Brain (April 2017)

Description:

“Space in the Brain” addresses the intersection of cosmic exploration and pictorial abstraction in the cinematic avant-garde. Using methods from hand-painted film to pioneering computer animation, artists have taken inspiration from the Space Race of the 1960s to create new depictions of mental interiority. Films by Stan Brakhage, Jordan Belson, Lawrence Jordan, Jeanne Liotta, Len Lye, José Antonio Sistiaga, Makino Takashi, Stan VanDerBeek, John and James Whitney.

Professor Zinman is also giving a lecture on Friday, 14 April, 2pm: “Media Recursions: Nam June Paik’s Digital Art.”

Dates:

April 15, 2017.  4:00 pm - 6:00 pm.  Lecture at 2:00 pm.

Location:

Abrams Planetarium, 755 Science Rd, East Lansing, MI 48825

Audience:

Free program for the general public

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