The second installment of the Dallas Medianale – presented by the Video Association of Dallas – will feature screenings, performances and an exhibition spanning Thursday, April 27 - Sunday, April 30. Showcasing moving image art in all its forms and introducing emerging and experimental art and artists to a wider audience.
Building on its successful first edition in 2015 that earned it the title of D Magazine’s “Best Worst Named Festival,” this year’s Medianale opens during #DallasArtsMonth on Thursday April 27th with a screening of a Documentary about the legendary film artist and composer Tony Conrad, followed by a musical tribute at the Texas Theatre. On Friday at The MAC and Ro2 Art exhibitions by artists Eve LaFountain, Sean Miller and Ian Haig will open with a special night of performances by Kristin Reeves, Limited Hangout, Karine Fleurima and Therefore. On Saturday at the Dallas Contemporary there will be five programs of new experimental film and video works by national and international artists. Sunday at the Nasher Sculpture Center the Medianale, in collaboration with the Ultraseeing, will screen a selection of films titled Synesthésie curated by Frank Dufour and featuring a film by Scott Stark. Closing out the festival on Sunday night the Medianale will host the 24th Dallas Ambient Music Nights at the MAC.