Category Events

More pics: Video processing Tools book launch and discussion

In addition to the joy of old photos resurfacing, seeing new images is a great benefit of this whole Videofreex Partnership. The bonus with the latter is that I was actually alive when the events happened! Here are two examples of brand new pictures, taken at a book launch for The Emergence of Video Processing […]

Videofreex and friends gather in NYC

  Thanks to a New York City visit by Videofreex member David Cort (a.k.a. DC), a small reunion took place on May 22. Fellow member Skip Blumberg wrote the message below to the group. Parry is of course Videofreex member Parry Teasdale, and the “doc” is the feature-length documentary Here Come the Videofreex. The report: […]

Popular events in Washington — a preview of 2015 Videofreex fame?

The events held in Washington, D.C. on March 9 and 10 both proved popular. The National Gallery of Art presentation drew about 75 audience members and numerous in-depth questions on early video and preservation. The screening at the DC Arts Center packed the black box theater. Reminiscence on resistance and video continued into the night. […]

March 2014: Videofreex go to Washington

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. Early Video Pioneers: […]

We’re All Videofreex a success

The event We’re All Videofreex at the School of Visual Arts drew artists and mediaphiles from way back and just now, listening to stories and media philosophies. And, of course, watching video. The theater held 70 to 80 audience members for most of the panels, and more than 100 for the screening. Attendees milled and […]

TODAY! We’re All Videofreex: The Blue Calzone of events

Today is the day for Videofreex members, friends, and early video colleagues to converge and go big. The event bringing them together is the symposium We’re All Videofreex, hosted by New York’s School of Visual Arts. Find out more. Much like the legendary blow-up viewing venue dubbed the “Blue Calzone,” this event has expanded into […]

[Updated] We’re All Videofreex coming up April 5

We are pleased to announce that the We’re All Videofreex symposium will take place Friday, April 5, 2013, in the original location of the School of Visual Arts in Manhattan. Join us! Here is the original program: We’re All Videofreex Friday, April 5, 4-9 p.m. SVA Theatre 333 West 23rd Street Since the first portable […]

The show goes on — and on

Thwarted but not deterred by cancellation of its intended premier, Videofreex Pirate TV Show — 21st Century Re-Edit debuted on November 14. Videofreex member Skip Blumberg screened the 77-minute montage of the group’s work at Framingham State University in Massachusetts in a lecture sponsored by the Communication Arts Department, the Art & Music Department, The […]

We’re All Videofreex – the symposium, the reunion

We’re All Videofreex, a symposium coming up November 1 at the School of Visual Arts on West 23rd Street in New York, will bring together more than video enthusiasts and film students. Videofreex members and their progeny from three states and the District of Columbia will be there. The makers of the upcoming documentary on […]

Report: 14th Media Art WRO Biennale: Alternative Now

Videofreex members travel across the country and around the world to introduce screenings of their work, lead workshops, and present on panels. When the prodigal member returns, he or she emails a candid report to the group. Videofreex.com will feature these event reports from time to time, complete with a unique Videofreex style, winks to […]