The Videofreex and friends are coming to Washington, D.C. in March. Join us for two events.
1) On Sunday, March 9, the National Gallery of Art will host a screening of Videofreex material and a talk by Videofreex members Skip Blumberg and Parry Teasdale, along with Tom Colley of Video Data Bank.
Sunday, March 9, 4:00 p.m.
East Building Auditorium, National Gallery of Art
6th St. and Constitution Ave. NW, Washington, DC
2) The next day, the work of the Videofreex and their contemporaries comes to the DC Arts Center. The event will debut a new edit of the compilation Videofreex Pirate TV Show and feature video from the landmark May Day protest of 1971.
Videofreex and the May Day Video Collective at DCAC
Monday, March 10, 7:30 p.m.
DC Arts Center, 2438 18th St. NW, Washington, DC
Tickets: $8 Ticket reservations: 202-462-7833
After party to follow nearby. Contact us for information.
November 1, 2012: We’re All Videofreex (read the report)
*Rescheduled for Wednesday, April 3, 2013*
Hosted by Manhattan’s School of Visual Arts (SVA), this one-day symposium will take place from 4 to 9 p.m. at the School of Visual Arts Theater, 333 W. 23rd Street, New York, NY.
Presentations and a screening of Videofreex work will explore the collective’s contributions to early video and why their work means more now than ever before.
“Mayday Realtime” screening, New York, April 16, 2012 (read the report)
Videofreex at the 14th Media Art WRO Biennale: Alternative Now, Wroclaw, Poland, May 10-15, 2011 (view the report and slide show)