DefSup Gala Art Opening: 35th Annual Juried Show, Canadian Contemporary 15 & Hito Steyerl: Film
Stand by for Action! 😍 You’re invited to a glitzy Gala Opening Reception, Friday, Sept. 1st, 7-11pm. Definitely Superior Art Gallery and Vox Popular Media Arts have joined forces to present three new shows, delving into the visually dynamic contemporary world of art…
▶️ Featuring: The 35th Annual Regional Juried Show, Canadian Contemporary 15, and Hito Steyerl: International Film. See more Art INFO below.
▶️ Join us for a ferocity of art, showcasing works by 85+ visual artists, film, performance, live music: Steve Michael (DJ- chill house/ groove/ funk) & more.
Also, enjoy artist talks, ravishing catered refreshments, exquisite birthday cupcakes by Milk and Water Baking Co., and lovely coffee by Calico Coffeehouse.
@ Definitely Superior Art Gallery, 115 N. Cumberland St. (Former Cumberland Cinema 5). All ages welcome, admission by donation, accessible.
▶️ Featured Exhibitions:
> 1 | Elucidate – 35th Annual Regional Juried Exhibition: Contemporary art by 70+ multi-disciplinary regional artists, related to the theme of Elucidate.
Presentation of the work facilitates those artists whose art investigates social, political, environmental and critical issues of importance.
This diverse annual exhibition always draws out the best and most vibrant of contemporary multi-disciplinary art and audiences.
> 2 | Canadian Contemporary 15-Collection of Dr. Chaudhuri: Fifteen groundbreaking, influential artists, by international critically-acclaimed Canadian artists.
> 3 | Hito Steyerl: How Not To Be Seen; A F#@&ing Didactic Educational .MOV File: Steyerl is a Japanese born, German filmmaker, writer and philosopher, who has been named the most influential person in the art world.
This immersive contemporary art film (15 min.), investigates the troubling effects of digital media and new technology, on multiple levels of meaning.
The work pushes the boundary of traditional video, often obscuring what is real, beneath many layers of metaphors and satirical humor.
For more info, please visit: https://www.facebook.com/events/938675450563833