SCA | Quick News | October 2, 2020
Daniel on ZeD
The SCA's Henry Daniel shared a great video from his personal archives of his performance of Out of Body from 2002 on the CBC's arts and culture variety TV show ZeD, which had a rotating cast of hosts, including recent SFU Honorary Degree recipient (Doctor of Fine Arts, Honoris Causa), Bif Naked. Watch it HERE.
Marks' in a Light in Dark Times
Huang in I spy... a disposable camera project
SCA alumni Phoebe Huang is part of the Unit/Pitt Society for Art & Critical Awareness' soon-to-be-online I spy... a disposable camera project, launching October 14, 2020. Check back at www.unitpitt.ca or the Unit/Pitt's various social media feeds for more.
Sniderman & Rajkowska's Night Herons
SCA PhD candidate Robert Yerachmiel Sniderman and Joanna Rajkowska are premiering their film Night Herons on Paranoia TV and giving an artist's talk as part of the steirischer herbst 20 festival in Graz. Read more HERE.
SCA Theatre's DTEF call out
Students from the SCA Theatre Performance area are launching what they're calling the Digital Theatre Exploration Festival (DTEF) to "explore what theatre will look like" in our digitally-mediated, COVID-19-restricted world. Read more HERE.
Read a review of the Deluge Contemporary Art exhibition UTOPOS, featuring SCA alumni Alex Tedlie Stursberg and curated by SCA alumni Andrea Valentine-Lewis, on Nexus, Camosun College’s student newspaper. Read it HERE.
This is Great Material reviewed
Todd, Wallace, and Zubot in VIFF AMP 2020
SCA film alumni and director Loretta Todd and the composers for her film Monkey Beach, Russell Wallace and Jesse Zubot, are presenting as part of the The Art of Composition panel for the Vancouver International Film Festival's AMP 2020 series. Read more HERE.
Tam in As dreams are made
Prost's Main Squeeze in the SQFF
Smith's Watching Us in Dawson City
SCA alumni – and part of the SFU's Vancity Office of Community Engagement team – Paige Smith's film Watching Us is screening as part of the Dawson City International Short Film Festival, which runs October 2 – 11, 2020. Read more HERE.
Another Q&A with Dai
Bruton's People Music
Listen to SCA alumni Rebecca Bruton’s new podcast / CJSW Radio show of "field recordings, interviews, and videos," called People's Music, which "showcases the music and songs of newcomers, refugees, and immigrants to Calgary." Listen HERE.
Wei's Artworld – it's an app!
SCA MFA alumni Casey Wei has created an app, called Artworld, which aims to help us "keep track of upcoming events, get to know artists and their works, and familiarize yourself with the community." So far, their "version 1" is "focusing on developing a community of users based in and around the greater Metro Vancouver area." Sign up to be a beta tester and to be on their mailing list at the link HERE.
SCA @ The Dance Centre
While planning your fall arts' streaming options, consider the events by and featuring SCA alumni, including Erika Mitsuhashi, Emmalena Fredriksson, Natalie Tin Yin Gan, and Vanessa Goodman, in The Dance Centre's ongoing season. Read more HERE.