Artist Talk and Film Screening - Marisa Morán Jahn

RPL Film Theatre

2311 12th Avenue

Regina, SK

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Free Admission | Friday October 7 - 7:00 PM CST | Stream these films for free any time, any day here: https://www.marisajahn.com/ Marisa Morán Jahn Artist talk and Film Screening Friday, October 7, 7 PM, RPL Film Theatre Join us for a discussion and screening of films by Bibliobandido wrangler Marisa Moran Jahn. An artist, filmmaker, and transmedia producer of Ecuadorian and Chinese descent, Marisa Morán Jahn’s works redistribute power, “exemplifying the possibilities of art as social practice” (ArtForum). Characterizing her playful approach, MIT CAST writes, ‘[Jahn] introduces a trickster-like humor into public spaces and discourses, and yet it is a humor edged with political potency.” Codesigned with youth, new immigrants, and working families, Jahn’s public artwork, civic media tools, installations, films, architectural and urban-scale collaborations have engaged millions both on the street and at venues such as the United Nations, Tribeca Film Festival, Obama’s White House, Museum of Modern Art, and Venice Biennale of Architecture. Her work has received international media coverage in outlets including The New York Times, CNN, the BBC, Univision Global, Hyperallergic, Art in America, Architectural Review, Wall Street Journal, Los Angeles Times, PBS, and hundreds more. She has received grants and awards from Sundance, Tribeca Film Institute, Creative Capital, National Endowment for the Arts, Rockefeller Foundation, Open Society, Anonymous Was A Woman, and more.

Fri 07 Oct
7:00 PM – 8:30 PM

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This event is free.

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RPL Film Theatre

RPL Film Theatre is dedicated to showing artistic, experimental, and popular film. For art news and exhibitions, follow our sister account @dunlopartgallery FREE ADMISSION We acknowledge the support of the Saskatchewan Arts Board and funding partners SaskCulture and Saskatchewan Lotteries, whose contributions help the arts thrive in this province. We acknowledge the support of the Canada Council for the Arts. www.reginalibrary.ca/filmtheatre

Location

2311 12th Avenue

Regina, SK

Event Contact

Sarah Pitman

spitman@reginalibrary.ca

Language

English

Accessibility

This event is wheelchair accessible.