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12.03.09 | SCI-Arc, W.M. Keck Lecture Hall
MediaSCAPES Screening: Immersive & Expanded Cinema of Visual Music

Thursday, Dec. 3, 7-8:45pm
W.M. Keck Lecture Hall
Southern California Institute of Architecture

*Please note this event WILL NOT be broadcast live*

SCI-Arc's MediaSCAPES program and the Los Angeles-based Center for Visual Music present an evening of immersive and expanded cinema exploring the evolution of visual works and sound.

Still from The Firebird (2007) by Scott Draves

Introduction by Jean Michel Crettaz, MediaSCAPES

Keynote presentation by Cindy Keefer, Director of the Center for Visual Music (CVM)

Keefer presents and discusses Raumlichtkunst to Vortex: Early Expanded Cinema Experiments of Oskar Fischinger and Jordan Belson.

CVM archive screening event

The second part of the evening is dedicated to the screening of contemporary works from the CVM archive: Scott Draves, Robert Seidel, Baerbel Neubauer, Richard Baily, Bret Battey, Single Wing Turquoise Bird Light Show and Curtis Roads (courtesy of Roads Films/SCI-Arc).