Tuesday, October 28, 2014

10/29/14 Jessie Stead

Return to the Moon

Videos by Jessie Stead
A selection of recent solo and collaborative cinema works by Jessie Stead, including Page 59, Ambient Whiskey Slap and the world premier of Meanwhile at the Moon Hotel, from the Nocturnes episodics: "A reverie in 10 overlapping Meanwhiles at a downloaded lunar hotel..."
Filmmaker present!!
Jessie Stead (NY, Bard MFA ’07) produces and distributes work in overlapping patterns of cinema, installation, music and other forms of cross-disciplined art. Posing as a film director in an on-going IRL performance piece, her motion-pictures have been screened internationally, recent presentations include the Greater New York Cinema exhibition at MoMA PS1, the London Film Festival, Anthology Film Archives, and the Museum of Contemporary Art Detroit. Collaborative events, performances, and installations have been presented at a wide variety of venues including Performa 13, Fridericianum, Akershus Kunstsenter, Real Fine Arts, nightclubs and many other places. Stead is the experimental percussionist in the art-band #hariboner.