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UICA: Volunteer Spotlight

by (UICA)

Submitted 12-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

Cydney Colvig, Special Events VolunteerIn every city she has resided, Cydney Colvig seeks out artistic opportunities of both the professional and volunteer nature. Originally from Canada, Cydney has lived in cities such as Toronto, Vancouver,...

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Attention Local Artists!

by (UICA)

Submitted 12-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

Call for Entries: dis.place.ment dis.place.ment, an international juried exhibition. As part of an ongoing commitment to promote challenging, innovative practices in the visual arts, this exhibition's open framework serves as a catalyst for a...

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Found Footage Festival at UICA

by (kevinbuist)

Submitted 11-23-2009 under NEWS

On Sunday, November 22, UICA (41 Sheldon SE) hosted the Found Footage Festival, a roadshow of funny and bizarre ephemeral video. The evening was hosted by Joe and Nick, collectors of the discarded remains of an era when every product came with a how...

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Until the Light Takes Us @ UICA

by (UICA)

Submitted 11-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

Until the Light Takes Us is a feature length documentary about black metal: an ideological movement/music genre comprised of metal musicians, murderers, church-burners, and suicide victims. The film opens at UICA on December 4 and examines the birth...

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Opening Reception for New Exhibitions @ UICA

by (UICA)

Submitted 11-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

Six new winter exhibitions will open, showcasing the works of Lisa Kellner, Mira Burack & Narine Kchikian, Carrie Olson, Joel Seah, Juliane Beth Shibata, and the group exhibition (S)edition: Prints as Activism. Meet the artists, explore their...

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The Beaches of Agnes @ UICA

by (UICA)

Submitted 11-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

The Beaches of Agnes opens at UICA on December 11. The magnificent new film from Agnès Varda (Cleo From 5 to 7, Vagabond, The Gleaners and I) is a kind of cinematic autobiography—an innovative and whimsical journey through an extraordinary...

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The Horse Boy @ UICA

by (UICA)

Submitted 11-16-2009 under NONPROFITS

How far would you travel to heal someone you love? An intensely personal yet epic spiritual journey, The Horse Boy opens at UICA on December 4. The film follows a Texas couple and their autistic son as they trek on horseback through Outer Mongolia...

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NoshNight: Objectified

by (apap_creations)

Submitted 11-12-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

On the night of November 11, 2009, the Urban Institute for Contemporary Arts  teamed up with Community Media Center's Wealthy Theatre to screen Objectified, a documentary film by Gary Hustwit. The screening was part of a series of arts events...

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AUDIO: Interview with IDEO's Thomas Overthun at NoshNight

by (rkwantes)

Submitted 11-12-2009 under LOCAL LIFE

An interview with Thomas Overthun at NoshNight's screening of Objectified at Community Media Center's Wealthy Theatre on Wednesday, November 11, 2009.   Mr. Overthun is Senior Practice Lead in Consumer Experience Design at the...

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