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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Soundscape At The Salon

(4.6) Downstairs in the Cutting Room — explorations in sound, video, and performance featuring, Inframen, LaRochelle, Beth Wexler, Sang Un Jeon, and Natasha Pradhan. But wait, there’s more. <tfo>(Tim O’Keefe), Sacred Objects (Damian Daviid) 10pm to 2am, Friday, April 6, the Salon, 57 Eddy Street (directions)

Join ZOX Onstage For Tenth Reunion

Their 10-year reunion concert isn’t until Saturday, August 13 but there is a deadline coming up this Friday. Rhode Island darlings ZOX return to the stage for one night only, Saturday, August 13 at Lupo’s Heartbreak Hotel (with Brown Bird and Pete Kilpatrick Band).  As a unique spin on the live show experience, the band …

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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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