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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: *

    Jul 26, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Jul 27, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Jul 28, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Jul 30, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Jul 31, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Aug 1, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Aug 2, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
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    Aug 4, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Aug 6, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)

    Jul 26, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Jul 27, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Jul 28, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Jul 30, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Jul 31, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Aug 1, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Aug 2, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Aug 3, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Aug 4, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Aug 6, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
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    Aug 10, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Aug 11, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Aug 13, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Aug 14, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Aug 15, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Aug 16, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Aug 17, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
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    Aug 24, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Aug 25, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Aug 27, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Aug 28, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Aug 29, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Aug 30, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Aug 31, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Sep 1, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
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    Sep 5, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Sep 6, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
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    Sep 10, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    Sep 11, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Thu)
    Sep 12, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Fri)
    Sep 13, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sat)
    Sep 14, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Sun)
    Sep 15, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Mon)
    Sep 17, 2014: 10 am - 5 pm (Wed)
    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)


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


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