Queer Sites + Sounds Exhibit

Junio-Facebook-work-2UC Riverside’s ARTSblock, Department of Media and Cultural Studies, SEATriP, Queer Lab, and the Center for Art and Thought present

QUEER SITES AND SOUNDS
one-day symposium
Thursday October 16, 2014
12 noon – 7pm
Culver Center of the Arts, Riverside, California

Image courtesy of the artist Kiam Marcelo Junio

http://www.cmp.ucr.edu/Exhibition/Queer-Sites-and-Sound
https://www.facebook.com/events/255603887967885/

What can we learn about queerness and digital normativity by centering the histories and voices of the Filipino diaspora? In tandem with the exhibition “Queer Sites and Sounds,” this one-day symposium on Thursday October 16 offers curatorial, artistic and poetic perspectives on the relation between new media, digital normativity, and queer bodies and practices. Performances and talks by key Filipino American artists will be followed by a roundtable discussion with the audience.

FREE and open to the public. Visit the related exhibition at the Culver Center, second floor, open now until November 1, 2014.

Symposium schedule:
12-12:15 pm
Welcome by curator Jan Christian Bernabe

12:30-1:30 pm
Gina Osterloh, artist

1:45-2:45 pm
Kiam Marcelo Junio, artist

2:45-3:15 pm
Coffee break

3:15-4:15 pm
Jeffrey Augustine Songco, artist

4:30-5:30 pm
Ronaldo Wilson, poet

5:30-7:00 pm
Roundtable discussion, moderated by Sarita See.

7:00-8:00 pm
Reception

Special thanks to the California Institute of Contemporary Arts for their generous support. Admission to the symposium and reception is free and open to the public.

For more information, email <sarita.see@ucr.edu>.

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$_35Erika Suderburg is a filmmaker and writer. Her areas of interest include experimental film, media arts, installation art, critical theory, activist practice(s), and queer theory. She has written on art, performance, media theory, and television and film history. Suderburg is co-editor with Michael Renov of Resolutions: Contemporary Video Practices, co-editor of Resolution 3: Global Video Praxis with Ming-Yuen S. Ma and editor of Space Site Intervention: Situating Installation Art, all of which are published by the University of Minnesota Press. Her work has been exhibited in film festivals, museums, and on television including: the Pacific Film Archives-Berkeley, the Millennium Film Workshop-New York, the Museum of Modern Art-New York, The American Film Institute-Los Angeles, the Museum of Contemporary Art-Los Angeles, Kunstlerhaus-Stuttgart, Grazer Kunstverein-Austria, the Collective for Living Cinema-New York, Fukai International Video Biennale-Japan, New Langton Arts-San Francisco, International Video Festival-Bonn, The Long Beach Museum of Art, Mix Mexico-Mexico City, FilmForum-Los Angeles, and The Getty Museum-Los Angeles.

She has made eight feature length films and myriad shorts that have been exhibited internationally. http://erikasuderburg.com/

 

 

 

 

 

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