Meet the Bloggers: Ryohei Ozaki, New York
I want to come out of this weekend revived and inspired by the possibilities that are open to us to produce, distribute, and appreciate cultural wealth because of our digital worlds.
Meet the Bloggers: Sam Wisneski, St. Paul
Introducing herself, St. Paul’s Sam Wisneski wonders what’s next for arts journalism in the Twin Cities.
Nam June Paik at the Walker: A History of Experimentation
Last summer, I initiated the conservation of Anti-Gravity Study, a two-channel, 25-monitor video artwork by Nam June Paik, whose tapes are part of the Walker Archives’ documentation collection. While working on this project, I also discovered the rich history that Paik has with the Walker, and the following is an account of this research as well […] Last summer, I initiated the conservation of Anti-Gravity…
Superscript Required Reading
A shortlist of the thought-provoking pieces we bookmarked and shared as we made our preparations for Superscript 2015.
Superscript Keynote: Ben Davis on “Post-Descriptive Criticism”
“Can you think about forms of criticism that are more image-based, without collapsing into a pure uncritical fascination with the image?”
Sounds, Sourced and Unsourced: Aki Onda at the Walker
The Green Room
To spark discussion, the Walker invites Twin Cities artists and critics to write overnight reviews of our performances. The ongoing Re:View series shares a diverse array of independent voices and opinions; it doesn’t reflect the views or opinions of the Walker or its curators. Today, Walker Intern Sam Segal shares his perspective on Aki Onda’s recent […] To spark discussion, the Walker invites Twin…
The Guitarist, the Chanteuse, and the Band: Jocelyn Hagen on Victoire/Glasser/Noveller
The Green Room
To spark discussion, the Walker invites Twin Cities artists and critics to write overnight reviews of our performances. The ongoing Re:View series shares a diverse array of independent voices and opinions; it doesn’t reflect the views or opinions of the Walker or its curators. Today, composer Jocelyn Hagen shares her perspective on Saturday night’s performance by Victoire/Glasser/Noveller…
Noveller’s intricate soundscapes: an interview with Sarah Lipstate
The Green Room
A musical force is set to descend upon the Walker Art Center this Saturday, when Glasser, Noveller, and Victoire take the McGuire stage for a special performance co-presented by the SPCO’s Liquid Music series. All three bands (Glasser and Noveller are solo artists, and Victoire is a quintet led by composer Missy Mazzoli) manipulate musical structures, […] A musical force is set to descend upon the Walker…
On Saturday, February 28 WACTAC hosted and participated in Illuminate! a Twin Cities Youth Media Network (TCYMN) event. During the event there were representatives from various colleges in Cargill Lounge, stop motion videos being made in the art lab with local artist John Akre, and then a showcase of films made by youth from all over the metro area. During the showcase films ranged from music videos…