AS220 Media Arts Open House

(2.3) Check out the new Media Arts Studio at AS220 — Green Screen Fun/Printshop/Fab Lab/Media Demos. The AS220 Media Arts program is expanding it’s footprint into Unit 206 of the Mercantile Block on Washington Street with expanded classroom space and two new computers for: Adobe Photoshop or Premiere; web programming; and 3d modeling for art […]

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‘NightVisions No. 3’ At Grant’s Block

(8.27) Nature abhors a vacuum and so do installation artists, like those associated with AS220 who seem to be staking a claim to Grant’s Block on Wednesday nights. This week, Join us on Wednesday, August 27th at 8pm, at the Grant’s Block in Downcity Providence for “Disappear in Light: An Evening of Experimental Sound and

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SENE Music Video And Film Event

[youtube]ttaJByGQ5mo[/youtube] (4.23) Head over to Brooklyn Coffee & Tea on Douglas Avenue Wednesday for a SENE music event . . . but also kind of video and film as well. 6pm — music documentary shorts 6:45pm — music video competition (audience vote) 8pm — live music by NYC musicians Jefferson Thomas and Matthew Foster-Moore Above

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RISD Senior Film/Animation/Video Festival

The Rhode Island School of Design will present its Film/Animation/Video Festival from May 13th through 19th.  This year’s festival premieres the work of 49 RISD seniors. The show opens on Monday, May 13th at 7pm with a gallery exhibit of interdisciplinary works downtown at 77 Eddy Street, 3rd Floor. The film screenings will occur at

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IAMTHEINTERNET: Diana Joy @ Yellow Peril

Yellow Peril Gallery is pleased to present the world premiere of IAMTHEINTERNET, a farewell letter to Providence by video artist Diana Joy. Every Friday from 10 August to 7 September, the Gallery will screen IAMTHEINTERNET, along with a select number of videos from Joy’s impressive video vault, from 8PM – 10PM. The opening event will

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Jersey Girls

I’m not sure whether the teenaged versions of our beloved-yet-MIA-for-many-many-months-now Jersey Girls appear in the 1994 documentary Wildwood, NJ, but I sure hope so!  The ever-amazing Rich Juzwiak from fourfour has compiled a four-minute montage of clips from what appears to be the most amazing movie ever: [youtube]WWZuPrZSU1M[/youtube] I can’t even pick a favorite.  I

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DiY: Web Series Edition

I have a web series called Polyester Dreams. It’s about a manic depressive prog rock radio DJ named Warren Orlando. The first season was produced for $500 from my economic stimulus check. Independent web video production companies are the new garage bands (or warehouse bands, Providence). Polyester Dreams Episode 6: Warren the Redeemer So how

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Supergrass Can Still Bring It

For a few, 1995 and the release of Supergrass’ I Should Coco (cockney slang for ‘I should hope so’, thanks, NME) was the real high water mark for the already cresting britpop invasion, led half-a-year or so earlier by Blur’s Parklife and of course Definitely Maybe. But it was I Should Coco, with its shaggy

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