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Friday 10.02.09

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film & local culture

Still from Janie Geiser's "Magnetic Sleep"

Cinema Project & Pacific University are screening Magnetic Sleep by Janie Geiser. The film is a nine-part serial about a woman hypnotist, Marceline, and her journey across an ever-changing landscape. This textual/cinematic project "channels" early experimental filmmakers such as Man Ray and Maya Deren.

Film screenings • 7:30pm • October 6 & 7 • $6
Cinema Project • 11 NW 13th Ave • 4th Floor


The Oregon Cultural Trust is celebrating Oregon Day of Culture... week(?!). From October 1-8 they're sponsoring music, theater, ethnic festivities, and some visual arts. Visit the official website to learn more about related events throughout the state.

Imogen Cunningham

Our neighbors up north are also exploring local artistic heritage. A Concise History of Northwest Art opens this weekend at the Tacoma Art Museum. The exhibition is drawn primarily from TAM's permanent collection and will include work from the mid-1800s to the present day from Washington, Oregon, western Montana, Idaho, British Columbia, and Alaska.

Exhibition • October 3, 2009 - May 23, 2010
Tacoma Art Museum • 1701 Pacific Ave, Tacoma, Washington

Posted by Megan Driscoll on October 02, 2009 at 10:22 | Comments (0)


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