Happy New Year (of notes and news from current/past MCC Artist Fellows and Finalists)!!
Edie Bresler‘s photographic series We Sold a Winner is on view at the University of La Verne in the Irene Carlson Gallery of Photography in La Verne, California (thru 12/12). Read about the series in Slate and in an ArtSake Studio Views.
Jane Gillooly‘s film Suitcase of Love and Shame will screen at the Museum of Moving Image in New York, as part of its First Look festival, on 1/11, 2:30 PM. For First Look, the filmmaker will film the audience at the screening, which in turn will become Audience, screening on 1/18, 3 PM, at the same venue.
Monica Raymond‘s play The Owl Girl was named one of the Top 10 Plays in the 2015 Jewish Playwriting Contest. In other news, she wrote the lyrics for the winter song After Harvest (for two sopranos and a harp, music by Timothy Takach), which had its world premiere in December at the Schubert Club in Minneapolis. Also in December, Monica’s short play Novices was performed as part of a student festival at Boston University Student Theater.
Johanna Warwick has two current or recent solo photography exhibitions: Between the Ground & Sky (Part 1) at The Center for Theoretical Physics at MIT (thru 8/15/15); and Between the Ground & Sky (Part 2) at Mayor’s Gallery in Boston City Hall (ending 12/31).
Image: Warner Friedman, BLUE PIER (2010) acrylic on canvas, 54×90 in