Tag Archives: Film

Ainsley E. Tharp

Ainsley Tharp is a recent University of Iowa Graduate with a BFA in choreography and movement practices, where she has worked with faculty members at the University–performing, collaborating, and choreographing. Recently she participated in the “Indeterminacy Festival” as projection designer, compositional improviser, and creative collaborator. While primarily a dance artist, Ainsley Tharp is drawn to […]

Marguerite Harris: The Perpetual Conversation of Movement & Light

SomoS welcomes back U.S. American visual artist, experimental filmmaker and writer Marguerite Harris for a short work/research Artist-in Residence. Two years after her impressive solo exhibition Film is Un/Dead and Cameraless Film and Experimental Sound workshop, Marguerite joins us again, this time to weld a kinetic light sculpture for use in her installations. Marguerite Harris […]

Maria Guta

Stéphane Morey

Stéphane Morey (CH) is visual and media anthropologist interest in gender, sexuality and pornography. Since 2012, he co-organizes the annual alternative-porn film festival “La Fête du Slip” in Lausanne. Born in Sierra Leone to a Swiss evangelical missionary family, Stéphane Morey grew up in Lausanne, Switzerland, where he studied Social Sciences at the Université de […]

Marguerite Harris – Film is Un/Dead

From August 30 until September 4, 2016, SomoS Art House presents the solo exhibition “Film is Un/Dead” by current SomoS Artist-in-Residence Marguerite Harris. Marguerite Harris’ work is based on the constant evolution of recent technologies and the relationship they maintain with the human body, moving in space and time, interacting with the artwork, completing the […]

Facets of Iran

Facets of Iran

The rose and the thorn, and sorrow and gladness are linked together.Saadi Shirazi   With their group exhibition “Facets of Iran,” artists Jon John Arias, Mike Marlowe & Paul King ask “Can we meet others as people and not projections of our romantic notions or our worst nightmares?” “Facets of Iran” reflects the experiences of […]

Shu Lea Cheang’s “FLUIDØ” Casting

Shu Lea Cheang’s “FLUIDØ” movie open casting call on Friday 23.10.2015 from 3-5 pm. SomoS Art House is hosting a casting/performance for the film “FLUIDØ”, by the director Shu Lea Cheang’s, produced by Jürgen Brüning. Shu Lea Cheang is looking for both men and women for her casting. Come as you are, the director Cheang […]

Fixation

Fixation – The Body & Sexuality in Art Film Artists: Shu Lea Cheang, Bruce LaBruce, James Bidgood, Jack Mitchell, Krefer & Turca, MuD. SomoS presents the international group exhibition “Fixation,” charting the representation of the body, nudity, sexual identity and sexuality in art cinema and related photography. By way of art-, still- and behind-the-scenes photography […]

Klaus Hu

In his studio in Berlin, Klaus Hu works across different media with research based topics and mapping strategies. His work is informed by archival research as well as traditional studio-based techniques; juxtaposing historical material with contemporary and critical investigations upon global / local issues of identity and transformation while implementing narrative and abstract notions. By […]

Thiago Dezan

Photographer/director Thiago Dezan presented his work in a special edition of Cinema Conversación as part of the exhibition Tropicana 404. Thiago Dezan took the street as his main school, in other words, his formation is “driven by the empiricism at the univer-city.” Dezan is not only active as director, photographer, producer and coordinator but also […]