Public Programs and Events for Spring 2015



 

ONGOING (Through July 12, 2015)

Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television Engagement Program
"Freex Out," a thematic video art presentation in the Videofreex exhibition, based on biweekly open public calls. Submissions will be edited live in
 The Dorsky Museum by SUNY New Paltz students during times listed below. Post an original video up to two minutes long to YouTube and email link to sunyfreex@gmail.com.
Live Editing times:
Thu., April 23, 2–4:50 pm Fri., May 1, 12:45–3:10 pm

APRIL

Tuesday, April 21, 5 pm
Reading: "Another Spring!" with Codhill Press poets Larry Carr, Dennis Doherty, Jan Schmidt, Harry Stoneback, Pauline Uchmanowicz, Bob Waugh, and Steve Clorfeine

Wednesday, April 22, 7 pm
Screening and Talk: Curator Andrew Ingall shares tapes from the pioneering Catskills collective who established the first pirate TV station in the United States. The Videofreex serve as a model for a new generation seeking greater media democracy and developing community-based art practices. Part of the series iEAR Presents! at the Sanctuary for Independent Media, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (518.272-2390 info@mediasanctuary.org)
More information available on our Special Events for Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television page.

Friday, April 24, 5–7 pm
Opening reception for BFA I Thesis Exhibition


MAY

Friday, May 1, 5–7 pm
Opening reception for BFA II Thesis Exhibition

Sunday, May 3, 2 pm
First Sunday Free Gallery Tour with guest educator Kevin Cook

Friday, May 8, 5–7 pm
Opening reception for MFA I Thesis Exhibition

Friday, May 15, 7:30–9:30 pm
Opening reception for MFA II Thesis Exhibition

Saturday & Sunday, May 23 & 24
** CLOSED FOR MEMORIAL DAY **


JUNE

Sunday, June 7, 2 pm
First Sunday Free Gallery Tour with Guest Educator Kevin Cook

Thursday, June 18, 7 pm
Screening and Discussion
Videofreex and Feminism: "Bumps on a Level Playing Field" with Videofreex members Nancy Cain and Mary Curtis Ratcliff, historian Deirdre Boyle, Susan Milano, former director of the Women's Video Art Festival, and curator Andrew Ingall.
Cantor Auditorium, Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Brooklyn Museum. Free with admission.
More information on our Special Events for Videofreex: The Art of Guerrilla Television page
Supported by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.

Saturday, June 20, 5-7 pm
Opening reception for The Stories We Tell: Hudson Valley Artists 2015, curated by Mary-Kay Lombino, The Emily Hargroves Fisher '57 and Richard B. Fisher Curator and Assistant Director for Strategic Planning of the Frances Lehman Loeb Art Center at Vassar College.

Wednesday, June 24, 7 pm
Screening: "Here come the Videofreex" with Videofreex in attendance.
Rosendale Theater (408 Main Street, Rosendale, NY) $5 suggested donation
Supported by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities.

 


 

All events take place in the museum unless otherwise noted.

Featured Exhibitions

videogames

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

 

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