Please forward the following to anyone who may be interested. Apologies for cross
You are invited to:
PARTICLES & PIXELS: MOVING IMAGE CULTURE AFTER LEN LYE
03 September 2005 - 04 September 2005
in association with Unitec New Zealand and the Moving Image Centre
A two day symposium during which Len Lye's influence on subsequent generations of
filmmakers, animators, installation artists and music video directors will be explored and
expressed. The symposium will feature presentations by academics as well as artists,
filmmakers, and animators.
The Moving Image Centre
17 Galatos St
Off Karangahape Road
Author of the authoritative Len Lye: a biography and Emeritus Professor at the Department
of Film and Media Studies at the University of Auckland.
Professor of Animation and Film Studies at the Rochester Institute of Technology, New
York, internationally esteemed experimental animator, and current artist-in-residence at
Unitec New Zealand.
At time of writing, other confirmed presenters include:
Paul Bradley, artist, designer, VJ
Stella Brennan, artist, writer, lecturer (Auckland University of Technology)
Tyler Cann, Curator, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery , New Plymouth
Wystan Curnow, Professor, University of Auckland
Miriam Harris, Animator, Lecturer (Unitec New Zealand)
Tessa Laird, writer, artist, lecturer (Manukau Institute of Technology)
Lissa Mitchell, Te Papa Tongarewa
Lisa Perrott, filmmaker, lecturer (University of Waikato)
Janine Randerson, artist, lecturer (Unitec New Zealand)
Lisa Reihana, artist
Martin Rumsby, writer, filmmaker
Veronica Vaevae, filmmaker
Session details and fees
SESSION 1 (DAY 1) Saturday 3 September, 9.30am - 5.00pm, $25.00 waged, $15.00 unwaged
SESSION 2 (EVENING OF DAY 1) Saturday 3 September, 7.00pm - 9.00pm, (Curated short film
SESSION 3 (DAY 2), Sunday 4 September, 10.00am - 5.00pm, $25.00 waged, $15.00 unwaged
ALL SESSIONS: The 'Package' $50.00 waged, $30.00 unwaged.
(Fee for sessions 1 and 3 includes morning and afternoon tea).
To register, go to http://www.unitec.ac.nz
, click on 'What's New' on green
toolbar, then select 'Conferences'. Download the registration form (provided in
PDF format), print, fill out, and send to address provided on the form. Places are
limited, so please register early.
For more information please email Miriam Harris mharris(a)unitec.ac.nz or phone +64 9 815
4321 ext 7143.
Eu Jin Chua
School of Design
Unitec New Zealand
815 4321 ext 7138