Juried by: Paul D. Miller, aka DJ Spooky

Washington Project for the Arts’ sixth Experimental Media Series featured leading edge works in sound and video art. Christian Straub and Leyla Rodriguez (Hamburg, DE) were awarded the Kraft Prize for New Media of $750, and H. Paul Moon received the WPA Experimental Art Prize of $750 at The Phillips Collection on January 20, 2011.

Participating Artists:  Cedric Baker (Dale City, VA), Leslie Berns (University Park, MD), Lisa K. Blatt (San Francisco, CA), Virginia Colwell (Columbus, OH), Kathryn Cornelius (Washington, DC), Jym Davis (Waleska, GA), Werther Germondari (Rimini, Italy), Dee Hood (Ruskin, FL), Toby Kaufmann-Buhler (Madison, WI), Hannah Naomi Kim (Washington, DC), Adam Krell,Rayya Newman, Ian Fay, Dawne Langford (Washington, DC), Peter Lee (Oakton, VA), Lemeh42 (Monterado, IT), Madame X (Los Angeles, CA), Kathryn Mockler, David Poolman (Toronto, ON, Canada), H. Paul Moon (Arlington, VA), Ranu Mukherjee (San Francisco, CA), Ocusonic aka Paul O Donoghue (Dublin, IE), Josh Ostraff (Minneapolis, MN), Jino Park , Cally Iden (Seoul, South Korea)(Philadelphia, PA), (Ottsville, PA), Kathyrn Ramey (Roslindale, MA), Stephen Riebel (Leipzig, DE), Jenny Schmid , Ali Momeni (Minneapolis, MN), Christian Straub, Leyla Rodriguez (Hamburg, DE), Collin Sundt (New York, NY), Andreas Templin (Berlin, DE), Elizabeth Tolson (Fairfax, VA), Mathieu Tremblay (Montreal, QC, Canada), Paul Turano (Roslindale, MA), Ultramax (State College, PA), Tina Willgren (Stockholm, SE), Kaiqin Zhang (Philadelphia, PA) Washington Project for the Arts' sixth Experimental Media Series featured leading edge works in sound and video art. Christian Straub and Leyla Rodriguez (Hamburg, DE) were awarded the Kraft Prize for New Media of $750, and H. Paul Moon received the WPA Experimental Art Prize of $750 at The Phillips Collection on January 20, 2011.

Screening Schedule

Thursday, January 13 and 20*, 2011, 6:30-8:30pm
The Phillips Collection, 1600 21st Street NW, Washington, DC

Wednesday, February 2, 2011, 7:30-9:00pm
Maryland Institute College of Art, Falvey Hall, 1300 Mount Royal Avenue, Baltimore, MD

Thursday, February 10, 2011, 7:00-8:30pm
St. Elizabeth’s Hospital Auditorium, 1100 Alabama Avenue SE, Washington, DC

Thursday, February 17, 2011, 7:00-8:30pm
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center, Montgomery College, 930 King Street, Silver Spring, MD

Thursday, February 24, 2011, 7:00–9:00pm
Harris Hall Auditorium, Virginia Commonwealth University, 1015 Floyd Ave., Richmond, VA

Thursday, March 31, 2011*, 8:00–9:30pm
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Smithsonian Institution, Independence Avenue and Seventh Street SW, Washington, DC

Thursday, April 7, 2011, 7:00-8:30pm
The Ibrahim Theater@ International House Philadelphia, 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

About the Juror

Paul D. Miller aka DJ Spooky is a composer, multimedia artist, and writer. His written work has appeared in The Village Voice, The Source, Artforum, and The Wire among other publications. Miller's work as a media artist has appeared in a wide variety of contexts including the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; Venice Biennale for Architecture, Venice; Ludwig Museum, Cologne; The Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh; and the Next Wave Festival, Brooklyn Academy of Music, New York. Miller's first collection of essays, entitled Rhythm Science, was published by MIT Press in 2004. His book Sound Unbound, an anthology of writings on electronic music and digital media, was also released by MIT Press. Miller's latest collaborative project, Drums of Death, features Dave Lombardo of Slayer and Chuck D of Public Enemy, among others. He produced material on Yoko Ono's recent album Yes, I'm a Witch. Miller is represented in Washington, DC by Irvine Contemporary.

Dates

January 13 - April 7, 2011

Location

Various