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Directors’ Dialogue: Exploring Contemporary Video Art

Feb 28, 2014, 5:30pm

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Takeshi Murata, Melter 2, 2003. Video, color, sound, 3:50 minutes. Courtesy the artist; Ratio 3, San Francisco; and Salon 94, New York.

Yael Bartana, still from Mary Koszmary (Nightmares), 2007. 16mm film transferred to video, 10:50 min. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York; Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam; and Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw.

Takeshi Murata, Melter 2, 2003. Video, color, sound, 3:50 minutes. Courtesy the artist; Ratio 3, San Francisco; and Salon 94, New York.Yael Bartana, still from Mary Koszmary (Nightmares), 2007. 16mm film transferred to video, 10:50 min. Courtesy Petzel Gallery, New York; Annet Gelink Gallery, Amsterdam; and Foksal Gallery Foundation, Warsaw.

Friday, February 28, 2014

5:30 pm reception, Kemper Art Museum
6:00 pm dialogue starts at Kemper Art Museum
7:00 pm dialogue continues at Contemporary Art Museum St. Louis

$10. Free for members: email membership@camstl.org for the member registration code.
Space is limited; registration required. 

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This exclusive event features director and chief curator of the Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum, Dr. Sabine Eckmann, and CAM director, Lisa Melandri, in conversation about how to look at, interpret, and experience contemporary video art using the exhibitions In the Aftermath of Trauma: Contemporary Video Art, on view at the Kemper, and Takeshi Murata: Melter 2, on view at CAM as part of the Museum’s Street Views series, as inspiration. Hot chocolate will be provided at CAM.





Sponsors

Exhibition-related programs are generously supported by Emerson. Street Views is made possible with support from the Regional Arts Commission. Special thanks to the Pulitzer Foundation for the Arts.