Media Arts Program

Friday, October 14, 2011 — Saturday, October 15, 2011

The Artist And The Process: Works by Lillian F. Schwartz and Frank Scheffer

Friday Oct. 14 8:00 p.m. $8/$6/$5
Saturday Oct. 15 2:00 p.m. Matinee $7/$5/$4

From Zero A program of highlights from this year's Robert Flaherty Film Seminar Sonic Truth, curated by Dan Streible. The touring program features three shorts videos The Artist And The Computer (1980), Pixillations (1970) and U.F.O.'s (1971), by computer art pioneer Lillian Schwartz who has experimented at the intersection of art and technology since working at Bell Labs four decades ago. Followed by a newly edited version of Dutch documentary maker Frank Scheffer's From Zero (2011, 60 min.), featuring never before seen footage of American composer John Cage (1912-1992). (78 min. total running time).

From Zero