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WATCH IT

110 Salem Avenue SE
Roanoke, VA 24011
December 2nd, 2011 - February 26th, 2012
Opening: December 2nd, 2011 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://taubmanmuseum.org
COUNTRY:  
United States
PHONE:  
540.342.5760
OPEN HOURS:  
Tuesday - Saturday: 10am - 5pm First Fridays for Art by Night: 5pm - 8pm (Free) First Sundays: Noon - 4pm
SCHOOL ASSOCIATION:  
Virginia Tech
TAGS:  
digital, video-art

DESCRIPTION

WATCH IT! is a vibrant showcase of contemporary video art that is an international cross section and celebration of 50 years of video art production. If you’ve never seen video art (Laurie Anderson, William Wegman and Nam June Paik are some of its pioneers), you must see this exhibit.
 
Video artists selected for WATCH IT! include Moreshin Allahyari, Youngsuk L. Altieri, Laura Hyunjhee Kim, Joseph Kraemer, David Mills, Ellen Mueller, Edward Ramsay-Morin, Leyla Rodriguez & Cristian Straub, S/N Coalition, Arie Syarifuddin, Jeff Thompson, Ellen Wetmore, Brooke White, and Pinar Yoldas.
 
WATCH IT! is produced in association with the New Media Caucus of the College Art Association (CAA) and the School of Visual Arts (SOVA) at Virginia Tech (VT). The video art showcase has been curated by advanced video students from SOVA under the supervision of Dr. Simone Paterson, Associate Professor of New Media Art and Chair of the Studio program at VT.