Meshes Video Art

Meshes is a monthly meet-up providing free screenings of time based works by contemporary artists. Original pieces are shown alongside additional videos selected by the artist from anywhere in the internet/film/video universe that provide context or served as inspiration for their own work.

 

MAY 2019 w/ Chris Lanier


04/02/2019: Angela Dufresne

1. Angela Dufresne, The Best Only Child Yet, c. 2010’s, 03:30 (Angela singing Nico’s “My Only Child”)
2. Wendy Geller, Seven, 1987, 11:38
3. Angela Dufresne, Small Man or Big Man, 2010, 04:30, (Angela singing Judy Garland “The Man That Got Away” from A Star is Born)
4. Angela Dufresne, The Undead, 2015, 06:05

3/01/2019: Petra Cortright

Channel 1: looping YouTube playlist including –
sickening chair games (2015); banksi unbrush ponitaeyel (2015); DRK PARA (2015); buggin out (2013); ✝✝LA.christening vid.move,df ✝Movie on 2013-02-05 at 19.25.mov (2013); True Life – I’m a Selfie – (Fake True’s Negativity Remix) (2012);  Mainbitch.mov Spring Scrap (2012); lara practice (2012); snow2??? (2011); 911 king (2011); antipte2 (2011); antipet1 (2011); sssss//////^^^^^^^ (2011); sickhands (2011); rgb, d-lay (2011); swickoof.mov (2011); Oh my God how we.. Increase. Oh my God, how we rise. (2010); :’ |._ ~**~ _.:’ |._ ~**~ _.:’ |._ ~**~ _.:’ |._ ~**~ _.:’ |._ ~**~ _. (2010); .*` .* ;`*,`., `, ,`.*.*. *.*` .* ;`*,`., `, ,`.*.*. *.*` .* ;`*,`., `, ,`.*.*. * (2010); when you walk through the storm (2009); Das Hell(e) Modell (2009); footvball /faerie (2009); holy tears (2009); bunny banana (2009); DRagON BALL P (2008); DRagON BALL P2 2wice dropda bbeet (2008); moer dancing redux (2008); VVEBCAM (2007)

Channel 2: looping Vimeo playlist including –
i thot i was free (2016); TFW UR WATCHING MAKEUP TUTORIALS ON CONTOURING BUT READING STEPHEN KINGS “IT” SIMULTANEOUSLY (2016); FIRE (FANTASTIC PLANET) (2016); COLOR BLOCK (2016); yellow_rose (2016); moodgoingup last november (2015); 666 Smielyz (2008); cats spirt spsit spit (2008); sad hhahahahats (2008)

1/29/2019: Devin Troy Strother

1. Devin Troy Strother, The Splendidness of Painting with Reggie Ross, 2018, 01:00 promo clip
2. Alima Lee, Mandy Harris Williams, and Devin Troy Strother, The Worst Witch (Make-up Outtake), 2018, 06:30
3. Devin Troy Strother, The Splendidness of Painting with Reggie Ross, 2018, 0:30 promo clip
4. Paul Mooney live at the Laugh Factory, 2007, 01:00 excerpt of hour long special
5. Devin Troy Strother, Too Wavy Commercial, 2018, 02:00
6. Tom Segura, Completely Normal, 2007, 06:55 excerpt of 1 hour 13 min special
7. Alima Lee, Mandy Harris Williams, and Devin Troy Strother, The Worst Witch, 2018, 10:30

2018 CONTRIBUTORS:
Valery Jung Estabrook, Shana Moulton, Michelle Lassaline, Abigail Lucien, and Julie Weitz

12/17/2018: Julie Weitz

1. Paul Wegener and Henrik Galeen, Der Golem, 1915, 04:29 excerpt of 60 minute film
2. Charlie Chaplin, The Great Dictator, 1940, 02:34 excerpt of 124 minute film
3. Fritz Lang, Metropolis (Maria’s Dance), 1927, 00:25 excerpt of 153 minute film
4. Jane Fonda’s Original Workout Trailer, 1980’s, 01:08
5. Curb Your Enthusiasm Season 2 Episode 3, Trick or Treat, 2001, 01:23 excerpt of 30 minute episode
6. David Duke, Exposing Sarah Silverman, Larry David, and Steven Spielberg, c. 2000’s, 03:00
7. Liliana Cavani, The Night Porter, 1974, 02:50 excerpt of 118 minute film
8. Jean Paul Gaultier, Chic Rabbis, 1993, 03:00 excerpt
9. Julie Weitz, My Golem Instagram Compilation, 2017-2018, 00:55
10. Julie Weitz, My Golem 2 Channel Video Billboards, 2018, 00:59
11. Julie Weitz, My Golem is Reborn, 2018, 03:34 with clips of performance at Public Pool Gallery, Encino, California
12. Julie Weitz, The Great Dominatrix, 2018, 07:10

10/03/2018: Abigail Lucien

1. Series, approx 03:10 –Abigail Lucien, Untitled (Fruit Punch Outtakes), 2018; 7-UP The Uncola Commercial, 1970’s; Bacardi Commercial, 1985
2. Series, approx 08:10 – Abigail Lucien, Untitled (Baegon Outtakes), 2018; Abigail Lucien, Confiance, 2018; Ultra Sheen Cosmetics, 1977; Muzzy in Gondoland clip, 1986; Mixing Face Powder Cosmetics, 1958
3. Abigail Lucien, Feet Thinker 1-3, 2016, 02:25
4. Series, approx 03:00 – Muzzy clip, 1980’s; Afro Sheen Commercial (Featuring Fredrick Douglass), 1970’s ; Abigail Lucien, Untitled (Elixer/White Brush Outtake), 2018
5. Abigail Lucien, Gentle Treatment 1, 2018, 04:15
6. Series, approx 01:30 – Classy Curl Commercial; Afro Sheen Ad
7. Abigail Lucien, Desert Islands, 2017, 13:00

09/16/2018: Michelle Lassaline

1. Oskar Schlemmer, Triadisches Ballet (Triadic Ballet), 1970 film recreation, 01:20 excerpt
2. Werner Herzog, Into the Inferno, 2016, 02:07 excerpt
3. William Wegman, Dog Baseball, 1986. 03:29 excerpt
4-5. Peter Fischli and David Weiss, The Right Way, 1983, 06:10 excerpt and 09:11 excerpt
6-10. Michelle Lassaline, Goat, Cow, and Fox; Coyote; Bobcat; Bluebird; Pronghorn, 2014-2016, approx. 05:00
11. Michelle Lassaline, Pelican, 2018, 03:56

08/27/2018: Shana Moulton

1. Wendy Vainity (madcatlady), Viral Vacuum, 2010, 01:23
2. TED Talks, Jill Bolte Taylor: My Stroke of Insight, 2008, 18:34
3. Paul “Bear” Vasquez (yosemitebear62 formerly hungrybear9562), Double Rainbow 1-08-2010, 2010, 03:29
4. Shana Moulton in collaboration with composer Nick Hallet, Whispering Pines 10, 2018, 35:36

07/24/2018: Valery Jung Estabrook

1. Patty Chang, In Love, 2001, 03:28
2. Key & Peele, Flash Mob, 2012, 00:41
3. Rainbow ASMR, plucking bad energy, 2018, 07:19
4. Vic Berger, Jim Bakker Had a Dream About Young People, 2016, 02:53 (music by Alpha Micro by Robin Artus & Paul Kass)
5. Valery Jung Estabrook, Beautiful Face, 2017, 09:29
6. Valery Jung Estabrook, My Hands Are Medicine, 2018, 10:21