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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

7:00-7:15pm
Introduction by Jean Michel Crettaz, MediaSCAPES

7:15-8:00pm
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.

8:00-8:45pm
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).