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Imagecity: Selections from Video Cubano, a project of The 8th Floor, New York

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© Courtesy of the Artist and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Imagecity: Selections from Video Cubano, a project of The 8th Floor, New York

701 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103
September 29th, 2011 - January 22nd, 2012

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WEBSITE:  
http://www.ybca.org
NEIGHBORHOOD:  
SOMA
EMAIL:  
mdixon@ybca.org
PHONE:  
415.978.2787
OPEN HOURS:  
Thu-Sat: noon-8pm; Sun: noon-6pm; First Tuesdays of the month (FREE) 12-8; Summer Hours (May 28 – Aug 31) include Wed 12-6 PM
TAGS:  
video-art
COST:  
CrossFade Video Lounge: FREE w/ gallery admission

DESCRIPTION

A compilation of recent videos from The 8th Floor, featuring established and emerging artists based in Cuba that explores a dynamic contemporary world through the lens of Cuban culture. These videos treat a range of subjects, from politics and the Castro regime to more lyrical concerns involving symphonic cityscapes and shifting skyscapes. Artists include Jeosviel Abstengo-Chaviano, Analía Amaya, Adonis Flores, Luis Gárciga, Ricardo Miguel Hernández, Hamlet Lavastida, Ernesto Leal, Glenda León, and Lázaro Saavedra.