Author: Jasmine Ferrell

Avant Garde Film 101: Man Ray

To begin Avant Garde Film 101, we’ll start with one of the first: Le Retour a la Rasion by Man Ray. It’s a three-minute film from 1923 exemplifying the experimental nature of the transition...

Avant Garde Film 101

Avant Garde films continue to puzzle the public since the inception of the motion camera. These short and feature films share little in common to their commercial cinema counterparts and challenge the norms blockbusters...

John Sabraw, Leaves & Toxic Ooze

Raw, a bit dirty and pungent with a phantom smell of life, Resonance, a collection of paintings by artist John Sabraw, gets your hands right into the moist earth. Whether it’s a leaf viewed...

Hakanaï: A Duet Between Dancer and Light

Without any context, you could mistake it for a scene from Tron or Metropolis. It’s a glimpse into a scientific and fictional utopia far removed from the present day that we can only scratch...