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UIMA to showcase artist's videos from the UIMA collection at Studio Arts

April 08, 2011

University of Iowa News Release

Artist videos in the University of Iowa Museum of Art collection will be played on a continuing basis over the next four weeks in the Studio Arts Building, located in the former Menards building at 1375 Hwy. 1 West.

The presentations are part of a new effort to highlight video art from the UIMA at a variety of locations on the UI campus. The video presentations are free and open to the public. The Studio Arts building is open from 7 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Friday and 9 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays.

The video schedule is as follows:

- April 11-18, Man Ray's "Emak Bakia (Leave me alone)" and Maya Deren's "Meshes of the Afternoon," 32 minutes.

- April 18-24, Charles and Ray Eames: "Blacktop: A Story of the Washing of a School Play Yard," "Toccata for Toy Trains" and "Kaleidoscope Jazz Chairs," 31 minutes.

- April 25-May 1, William Wegman: "Selections from 1970-78," 19 minutes.

- May 2-8, Bill Viola: "Reflecting Pool," "Moonblood" and "Ancient of Days," 32 minutes.


Read the release on the University News Services website