A WEEKLY SAMPLER OF FREE TOURS, FILMS, TALKS, AND MORE
AUGUST 3, 10 AND 17, 2000
DROP BY ANY THURSDAY IN AUGUST TO EXPLORE THE HOME SHOW IN A VARIETY OF
WAYS AND LEARN ABOUT AERIAL DANCE FROM JOANNA HAIGOOD..
CONVERSATION, 6-8 PM
Gather with friends, neighbors, and other invited guests to
discuss issues addressed by the Architecture Studio that particularly
affect the Twin Cities. For more information, call 612.375.7670.
WONDERLAND, 7 PM
Documentarian John O'Hagan explores the cultural history of
America's oldest planned suburban housing development in this revealing
and often hilarious film. 1997, U.S., 80 minutes
TALK WITH JOANNA HAIGOOD, 5:30 PM
Join Joanna Haigood
for a talk about Picture Powderhorn.
This discussion takes place in the Walker
on Wheels lab, in residence at Powderhorn Park.
METEOR, 7 PM
INTRODUCED BY DIRECTOR BARRY KIMM
Four siblings return to the now-dilapidated Iowa farmhouse where they
grew up and sort through junk and memories from their childhood. A fascinating
search for self and document of family life, Kimm's autobiographical Meteor
looks at responsibility to the past and the tenuous meaning of property.
1999, U.S., 65 minutes.
DANCE WITH JOANNA HAIGOOD, 7:30 PM
San Francisco-based choreographer Joanna Haigood will speak with local artists about the creative process behind
her massively scaled aerial dance works, including the August performance of Picture
PUBLIC REVIEWS OF STUDENT PROJECTS, HOUS-[E, ES, ING] ARCHITECTURE STUDIO, 1-5 PM
Hear students' presentations of their work-in-progress and
participate in the formal review of these projects with invited respondents
and architecture students and faculty from the University of Minnesota.
SAFE, 7 PM
Carol (Julianne Moore), a mid-1980s San Fernando Valley housewife,
gradually becomes allergic to the world around her. An ominous satire
of both suburban life and new-age alternatives to it, Todd Haynes' work
was voted best film of the decade in the First Annual Village Voice
Critics' Poll (1999). 1995, U.S., 119 minutes.