COOL STORIES screens at Lincoln Center, Tue, Feb 26, 6:30 pm
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COOL STORIES will screen at the gallery reception following “Flow: For Love of Water” by Irena Salina, as part of Green Screens
Walter Reade Theater, 165 West 65th Street, plaza level
$11 general public, $7 Film Society member & students w/ID
Tickets on sale January 23 at http://www.filmlinc.com or at the box office
The reception is for all ticket holders
COOL STORIES FOR WHEN THE PLANET GETS HOT, a compilation of short videos by 11 artists from New York and Spain who comment on Global Warming:
Fernando Acquarone (NY), Celeste Fichter (NY), Chus García Fraile (Spain), Mireya Masó (Spain), Tomás Ochoa and Andriana Meyer (Spain), Yuko Oda (NY), Simon Pacheco and Sergi Botella (Spain), Simon Reilly (NY), Avelino Sala (Spain), Molly Schwartz (NY), and Michael Wyshock (NY).
“With its video competition, ‘Cool Stories’ ArtPort will present [...] probably the first thoroughly researched, comprehensive artists’ exchange project to take place between Spain and New York, which investigates the issue of global warming.” http://www.daab-online.de
COOL STORIES premiered at Scope Basel, June 13, 2007, and was shown at JAM ART Mallorca, Valencia.Art, DiVA Paris, and PooL Art Fair Miami, all in 2007.
ARTPORT is an international arts exchange project based in New York and Spain which promotes the cross-fertilization of art, science, academia, and politics through exhibitions and residencies. Our current focus is Global Warming. http://www.artport-project.org