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The Infinite Mix

The Infinite Mix: Contemporary Sound and Image

A Hayward Gallery off-site exhibition presented
in collaboration with The Vinyl Factory at The Store, 180 The Strand.

I have heard this is excellent- a must see!

The Infinite Mix: Contemporary Sound and Image brings together audiovisual artworks that are soulful and audacious in their exploration of a wide range of subjects. In all of the works in this exhibition the interplay between moving image and sound is crucial. Most of the artists have composed, commissioned or remixed soundtracks that relate to the visual element of their work in unexpected ways, and ensure that what you hear is just as important as what you see.

http://www.theinfinitemix.com/

Friday September 9th – Sunday December 4th….Free entry

Have you seen this yet? If so.. why not comment?

James Richards: Requests and Antisongs

Highly recommended this Autumn for all moving image makers…(especially the experimental variety!)

21 Sep 201613 Nov 2016

James Richards: Requests and Antisongs

at the ICA https://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/james-richards-requests-and-antisongs

The Mall
London
SW1Y 5AH

James Richards, Radio at Night (2015). Courtesy of the Artist. Commissioned by the Walker Art Center with major support from the Bentson Foundation.

In Richards’ work, images and sounds are merged into highly affective video works that combine footage from a wide range of sources edited into elegant compositions. His recent projects separate these elements out again, allowing space for multi-channel audio installations that combine sound in a way that is physical and spatial. The video works convene materials according to the silent rhythms and movements of the footage they contain.

Artist’s Film Biennial at ICA – PTBM Alumi Patrick in screening on Sunday 29th

Patrick Rowan of PTBM fame

shows in this Programme  of the Artist’s Film Biennial at ICA

Artists’ Film Biennial: Open Call “Outside”

29 May 20163:00 pm | Cinema 1 | £3.00 to £7.00

Laura O'Neill, RPM, 2016, HD video, colour, sound, 1 min 41 sec

The Biennial is worth a look at- it runs from 25th May to 29th at the ICA London

https://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/seasons/artists-film-biennial-2016

The ICA Artists’ Film Biennial 2016 is a five-day celebration of artists’ film and moving image, which takes place from 25–29 May 2016. The Biennial, now in its second edition will offer audiences the opportunity to see some of the best new film and rarely seen works in one place and engage directly with artists, curators and industry practitioners from all over the world.

Artists' Film Biennial Season Page

Martine Syms: Fact & Trouble- another ICA show looks worth a visit

Martine Syms: Fact & Trouble

At ICA

20 Apr 201619 Jun 2016

this show also looks really interesting-

https://www.ica.org.uk/whats-on/martine-syms-fact-trouble

 

Martine Syms, Lessons I-XXX, 2014

ICA

Fact & Trouble is an exhibition by American artist Martine Syms that examines the space between lived experience and its representation. Syms’s video series Lessons (ongoing), on view at the ICA, is a long, incomplete poem in 180 sections. Each piece is thirty seconds in duration and articulates a lesson from the tradition. One of these lessons is painted on the gallery walls. The videos use the idea of inheritance as a departure point, simulating the private-public unconscious of television shows, advertisements, animated GIFs, police cams, surveillance footage, Vines and other digitally-circulated formats.

The Inoperative Community at Raven Row

 

3 December 2015 – 14 February 2016

This looks like a really great, epic show at Ravel Row. If you don’t know about / haven’t been to Ravel Row gallery – DO IT! Their program is brilliant, and it’s a lovely building to hang out it too, a short walk from Liverpool street station.

This show is screening a vast amount of work- lots of which is not easy to see otherwise, and it’s free. I especially recommend checking out the work of Ericka Beckman

‘The Inoperative Community’ is an exhibition of experimental narrative film and video that address ideas of community and the shifting nature of social relations. It draws on work made since 1968 for cinema, television and the gallery, reflecting the overlapping and entangled histories of these sites.’

REACTOR at Zero Kline, Coma

Here’s something a bit more light- hearted at the cool little gallery run by that curious double act Pil and Galia Kolletciv  on

It’s a show by the  the rather extraordinary group called REACTOR – from Nottingham. Some of you may remember they visited us a couple of years ago?

They are bonkers- but in a good way. Especially if you are into Performance, Cults, Costumes, Sci- Fi

Reactor
The Gold Ones

58 Hackney Road
London E2 7SJ

31.10.15 – 22.11.15TheGoldOnes

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We operate our Home in a transparent, open manner. We are just off the shelf, and we therefore welcome visitors and inspections from all relevant regulatory bodies, of the shelf, or otherwise. Our care, within the Cosmic Care Home, is a home for the Gold Ones.

http://www.xero-kline-coma.com/archive/Reactor/Reactor.html

Opening times: Sat., Sun. 12:00 – 18:00 or by appointment

Tank TV online video show- New Group Materialism

Some interesting video work here to view online, especially if you are interested in a

“kind of artistic practice that through video mimics the production processes of advertising, TV and fashion – a practice that instead of opposing the corporate/institutional spectacle, flirts with its idioms and subverts its (commercial) objectives.”

http://tank.tv/exhibitions/2015/new-group-materialism.aspx

 

William Kentridge show in London

I highly recommend this spectacular and moving

William Kentridge show in London at Marian Goodman gallery05ENDS OCTOBER 24TH!

He combines animation, dance, stencils, music, in an 8 screen video work that is quite something, both technically and for its moving human content. Don’t miss!

http://mariangoodman.com/exhibition/2252/installation-views

Jennet’s show at Grundy Art Gallery ( and book)

This summer I have to blow my own trumpet- I have a big new project called

THE UNSPEAKABLE FREEDOM DEVICE

that is manifesting as a Multimedia installation show experimental fiction film, and my first Book. Here is the info

THE UNSPEAKABLE FREEDOM DEVICE at GRUNDY ART GALLERY

link here: http://www.grundyartgallery.com/programme/

For summer 2015, the Grundy Art Gallery presents a new commission: THE UNSPEAKABLE FREEDOM DEVICE, an experimental narrative film and multimedia sculptural installation by artist Jennet Thomas.

The film presents a kind of absurd fairy-tale, in which a strange mythical tribe surrounding the ‘Blue Lady’, based on a memory of former Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher, holds sway. The tribe takes a fictional pilgrimage through a future-primitive world, where the difference between magic and technology is now forgotten.
And the link to info about the BOOK of the same name, published by BOOK WORKS is