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Press Releases Target Free Thursday Nights in May Feature Sound Horizon Music Event with Miya Masaoka and Artists’ Cinema: Projected Images Series

The Walker Art Center’s Target Free Thursday Nights in May feature Artists’ Cinema, a new annual series of films and public programs that explores the status of the moving image in contemporary art today. Featuring artist talks and screenings, a rotating program of free films in the Lecture Room, and a temporary installation at Midway Contemporary Art, the series highlights work by an international roster of artists. Events include a screening by performance artist Ming Wong and filmmaker Phil Collins (May 5, 7:30 pm); a screening by Rosalind Nashashibi (May 12, 7:30); a screening and artist talk by filmmaker Michael Robinson (May 19, 7 pm); a screening by Nicolas Provost (May 19, 8:30 pm); a screening of Ben Rivers’Slow Action (May 26, 7 pm) and a screening of Redmond Entwistle’sMonuments (May 26, 8 pm). Target Free Thursday Nights in May also feature an in-gallery Sound Horizon music event with sound artist Miya Masaoka (May 12). Gallery admission is free from 5-9 pm every Thursday night.

Target Free Thursday Nights
May 5, 12, 19, and 26
Galleries open 5-9 pm; special events follow.
Free

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Links to Background Information

Miya Masaoka Artist Site

Ming Wong Artist Site

Rosalind Nashashibi Frieze Article

Nicolas Provost Artist Site

Ben Rivers Artist Site

Redmond Entwistle at Vimeo

Phil Collins at Guardian UK

Miya Masaoka and Koto

Photo by Lori Eanes