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.

 

FEBRUARY-ISH 2019 w/ Petra Cortright


 

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