San Francisco Art Institute
800 Chestnut Street
San Francisco , CA 94133
415 749 4500 http://www.sfai.edu
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
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Hand-Held Half-Truths: The Home & the Home Movie
Experimental Film Production Class,Taught by Malic AmalyaMemories and histories are shaped by the stories that we tell and the images that we create, as well as by the undercurrent of unrevealed circumstances and unseen events. This course uses the home movie as a point of departure in exploring the construction of home, identity, and relationships....
In Person/Lawrence Jordan, Kerry Laitala, James Sansing, Stacey Steers
Bits of intricate lace, an outdated video game, and a water-soaked ledger are among the disparate materials used to create the animation art included in tonight’s program. The silent-film actress Lillian Gish, magic lantern slides relating the story of Alice in Wonderland, and J.M.W. Turner’s paintingSlave Ship are among t...
Artist Ala Ebtekar will work with a number of collaborators to present Cylindr.us, a night of events surrounding the exhibition The Cyrus Cylinder and Ancient Persia: A New Beginning. Cylindr.us is a project in seven movements, each exploring a facet of the exhibition. The night examines why, more than 2,500 years after the Cyrus Cylinder’s creation, the object remains so culturally signifi...