. Conversations at the Edge (CATE)

Announcing Spring 2023

Posted by | otaper | Posted on | January 10, 2023

Join us for the spring 2023 season of Conversations at the Edge!

A bright pink and green computer generated abstraction.

Barbara Sykes, A Movement Within, 1976. Courtesy of the artist and Media Burn Archive

A multiple exposure film still featuring brightly colored feathers.

Colectivo Los Ingrávidos, Tierra en Trance, 2022, Courtesy of the artists

Deborah Stratman, Last Things, 2023, Courtesy of the artist

Two digital figures dance in front of a black and white photo.

Claudia Hart, Memory Theater, 2023, Courtesy of the artist

Two figures sitting at a table in a lush green landscape.

Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Memoria, 2021, Courtesy of the artist and NEON

A women stands in a deserted landscape looking seriously at the camera.

Marwa Arsanios , Who Is Afraid of Ideology Part 1, Courtesy of the artist and mor charpentier

The series returns to the School of the Art Institute of Chicago’s (SAIC) Gene Siskel Film Center (164 North State Street) for screenings and artist appearances, including Colectivo Los Ingrávidos (2/16), Deborah Stratman (3/30), Claudia Hart (4/6), Marwa Arsanios (4/19 and 4/20), Apichatpong Weerasethakul (04/27), and ELECTRIC  VISIONS, a program of early Chicago video art with artists Jamie Fenton, Jane Veeder, Barbara Sykes, Copper Giloth (2/9).

 Visit www.saic.edu/cate for season details.

Thanks to our partners Video Data Bank, the Gene Siskel Film Center, Media Burn Archive, Onion City Experimental Film Festival, the Block Museum, and Northwestern University’s Department of Radio/TV/Film.

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