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Paul Pescador and Maura Brewer | Games, an online film festival for kids and families
April 29 @ 12:00 pm - May 1 @ 2:00 pmFree
Wednesday, April 29, 12 pm- Friday, May 1, 12 pm
Curator conversation: Friday, May 1, 1pm
Paul Pescador and Maura Brewer
Games, an online film festival for kids and families
English with Spanish interpretation
18th Street Art Center presents Games, an online screening of videos that loop on the hour. Artists Paul Pescador and Maura Brewer bring together a selection of artworks from Los Angeles and Latin America that consider the theme of play. Today, we are stuck at home, bored and passing time, waiting for life to start up again. The videos in this screening explore the possibility of play in daily life, imagining the world as a space of limitless potential. Expect bouncing balls, fussy puppies and a tropical paradise.
The following films will be featured in this screening:
Yvonne Buchanan, Color Field #12, 2008. 3:41 min
Micol Hebron, Dare You 2, 2009, 8:31 min
Julie Orser, Bit Parts, 2005, 3:20 min
Ivo Loyola, Tropical Resort, 2019, 4:23 min
Junghun Lee, Romanticizing the Reason, 2019, 7:12 min
Morgan Waltz, Untitled (screen saver), 2017, 0:30 min
Yvonne Buchanan, Supernova, 2020, 3:23 min
Case Esparros, Space Cooking, 2019, 6:39 min
Morgan Waltz, You’re Moving Me, 2018, 6:46 min
Rodri & Lenny, Roll Over Beethoven, 2018, 14:31 min
Micol Hebron, Dare You, 2007, 9:26 min
Accompanying the screening will be a live stream conversation with the curators on Friday, May 1, 1pm.
Caption: Rodri y Lenny, Roll over Beethoven, 2018. Video still.