NEW AND UPCOMING EVENTS
Upcoming: Dirty Pictures at PS1. With booklet (Mayhem).
Views from the Avant-Garde, New York Film Festival Premiere Elsa Merdelamer
MOUTH TO MOUTH, collected poetry, Eoagh Press, NYC
May 31st, 2013 and June 2nd, 2013
UNBOUND and A Shape of Error NYC Premiere at Anthology Film Archives. 32 Second Avenue, New York, NY (at 2nd Ave and 2nd Street) (212) 505-5181
Friday May 31, 2013. 7:30PM
UNBOUND, Scenes from the Life of Mary Shelley
2013, 67 minutes, 16mm/digital video.
Sunday June 2, 2013 at 3:00PM,
A SHAPE OF ERROR
2012, 70min, 16mm/digital video
Lincoln Center Theatre, part of Black Maria FF (Surf and Turf in group show
Seattle Film Festival, A Shape of Error
Keats-Shelley House, Rome, Italy. Rome premiere of A SHAPE OF ERROR, in association w/ American Academy
Jewett Museum, Wellesley College, Mass. Group show and single night solo screening, Suburban Trilogy
Screening at Light Cone, Paris. “Symmetry” for Cieslewicz (Mirror World).
December 21, 2012
On Indiewire Daryl Chin added A Shape of Error as one of the 10 best undistributed features, and gave it an A! (Click Indiewire to Connect!)
December 16, 2012
Xcèntric, the cinema of the CCCB (Center of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona) presents A Shape of Error.
November 12, 2012
Surf and Turf's Boston Premier at The Boston Jewish Film Festival as part of the Female Helmers program.
BIM (Bienal de la Imagen en Movimiento) will screen three shows and feature installations by Child.
Crystal Palace Experimental Film Festival
ArtSpace New Haven presents Peripeteia II in a group show, Oct 5-22.
Nassau Community College Downtown Lecture Series
Abigail Child will discuss and screen excerpts from her films: Mercy, Surface Noise, Covert Action, and Cake and Steak. October 11, 4:00 PM College Center Building
August 20th, 2012
DIM Cinema screens Abigail Child's Mutiny, Game and B/Side
Pacific Cinémathèque Pacifique at 1131 Howe St. Vancouver BC Canada.
June 14, 2012
film / poetry / sad disco
66 Stoke Newington Road, London N16 7XB
7:00pm to Midnight
Cineaste Summer 2012 Issue
Cineaste features a 3 page review of Child's latest book, Is This What You Were Born For? and Stephanie Barber's These Here Separated to See How They Standing Along or The Soundtracks of Six Films -by Michael Sicinski.
The Suburban Trilogy's International Premiere at Edinburgh International Film Festival.
Thursday 21 June 12:15 Filmhouse 3 (Press & Industry Screening)
Tuesday 26 June 21:40 Filmhouse 3 (Public Screening)
Thursday 28 June 09:10 Filmhouse 2 (Press & Industry Screening)
Friday 29 June 17:05 Filmhouse 3 (Public Screening)
ALT Short Masters: Bruce Conner and Abigail Child at Seattle International Film Festival
Program runs June 2nd and June 3rd at the SIFF Film Center in Seattle.
May 19, 2012
SURREY POETRY FESTIVAL
Mirrorworld will be screened at 6:30pm with work by Caroline Bergvall, Ziba Karbassi and Lisa Robertson
The Guildhall, 131 High Street, Guildford GU1 3AA
March 30th to June 3, 2012
EYE Film Institute, Amsterdam, Found Footage: Cinema Exposed Exhibition
IJpromenade 1, 1031KT Amsterdam, The Netherlands
April 3, 2012
Abigail Child at CalArts
California Institute of the Arts, 24700 McBean Pkwy, Valencia, CA 91355
April 2, 2012
Abigail Child at REDCAT, Roy and Edna Disney/CalArts Theater
631 West 2nd Street, Los Angeles, CA 90012
May 2, 2012
Prof. Matthias Müller brings Abigail Child to KHM Kunsthuchschule fur Medien Academy of Media Arts
May 1, 2012
Abigail Child speaks on a panel on Found Footage at the Oberhausen Film Festival
Grillostr. 34, 46045 Oberhausen, Germany
February 11, 2012
Abigail Child's collage work in: We are Cinema at Microscope Gallery, New York
50 Years of the Film-Makers’ Co-op
February 11 through March 5
Opening reception Saturday 2/11, 7-9PM
Preceded by special 5PM screening of rare short films by Jack Smith
For more information visit Microscope Gallery's website.
January 25 - February 5, 2012
Abigail Child's A Shape of Error will have its World Wide Premiere at the International Film Festival Rotterdam.
01/29/2012 18:15 Pathé 6
01/30/2012 10:00 LV 3
02/01/2012 12:30 Cinerama 6
02/03/2012 12:30 Cinerama 5
November 16, 2011 7PM
Film-Makers' Co-op 50th Anniversary Benefit Concert
Laurie Anderson will perform to Abigail Child's film, Cake and Steak.
Santos Party House
96 Lafayette St. New York
Tickets are $40 and are available at the door or online here.
SFMoMA presents, One on One: Abigail Child on Loretta Lux
SFMoMA's ‘One on One’ series features artists, writers, poets, curators, and others, from around the country, responding to works in SFMOMA’s collection. Read Abigail Child on Loretta Lux here.
November 7th, 2011
First Person Cinema, Cinema Studies at the University of Denver, Boulder, Colorado.
Abigail Child is the recipient of the 2011 Stan Brakhage Vision Award, Denver Film Festival.
October 15th, 2011, 7:30 pm
Is This What You Were Born For? Book Launch and Screening, Anthology Film Archives, NYC. For more information visit the Facebook Event Page here