Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television
February 7 — July 12, 2015

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Grace Hartigan: Myths and Malls
February 7 — July 12, 2015

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The Maverick Festival at 100

February 7 — July 12, 2015

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The Conservation of the George Inness Painting Keene Valley, Adirondacks, 1885
March 25 — July 12, 2015

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Images John Dominis, Chuck Kennedy at his workbench, 1973, gelatin silver print, courtesy Parry Teasdale and Carol Vontobel (Videofreex); Grace Hartigan, Parson Brown, 1962, Oil on canvas, Collection of Hart and Beatrice Perry; Coursens Studio, Isamu Noguchi and Grace Greenwood, 1929, Gelatin silver print, The Gaede/Striebel Archive, Center for Photography at Woodstock Permanent Print Collection, CPW1998.077; George Inness, Keene Valley, Adirondacks, 1885, oil on board, gift of Elizabeth Koppitz, 1961.001.001.
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News and Event Highlights 

Friday, April 17, 6 pm
Multimedia Performance: "One Quiet Plunge: An Arrow Pointed Down"

Saturday, April 18, 2 pm
Curator's talk: Daniel Belasco on Grace Hartigan: Myths and Malls

Tuesday, April 21, 5 pm
Reading: "Another Spring!" with Codhill Press poets

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Recent Press

"Politics Camouflaged as Ornamental Abstraction" (Hyperallergic)

"Videofreex on the frontier: Shooting and sharing video" (Poughkeepsie Journal)

"Geometries of Difference: Ornament Meets Abstraction" (Blouin ArtInfo)

"Decades Before YouTube, Video Pioneers Captured Turbulent Era" (NPR)

"Before YouTube, Experimenting with Video" (New York Times)

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