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    The Dying of the Light: Film as Medium and Metaphor

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    March 29, 2014 - February 1, 2015


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    The Dying of the Light: Film as Medium and Metaphor

    Photochemical film is quickly drifting into obsolescence as the motion picture industry transitions to digital media and fewer and fewer manufacturers and labs produce and print film. Yet many visual artists who create work for gallery and museum settings remain among the devoted users of 16 mm and 35 mm film formats. This exhibition features work by six artists who emphasize film’s unrivaled texture and luminosity, as well as its...

    Photochemical film is quickly drifting into obsolescence as the motion picture industry transitions to digital media and fewer and fewer manufacturers and labs produce and print film. Yet many visual artists who create work for gallery and museum settings remain among the devoted users of 16 mm and 35 mm film formats. This exhibition features work by six artists who emphasize film’s unrivaled texture and luminosity, as well as its potential for metaphor.


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    FREE for members / $7 not-yet-members



    Individual Dates & Times: *

    Sep 18, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Sep 19, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Sep 20, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Sep 21, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Sep 22, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
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    Nov 10, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Nov 12, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Nov 13, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Nov 14, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)


    * Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.


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