Wednesday, Feb 28, 2018
Jeanne C. Finley and John Muse
Please note: The talk by Lynn Hershman Leeson originally scheduled for this date has been moved to March 21.
Since 1988, Jeanne C. Finley and John Muse have worked collaboratively on numerous experimental documentaries and installations. These works have been exhibited nationally and internationally at festivals and museums including the Museum of Modern Art in New York, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, Guggenheim Museum, Whitney Biennial, San Francisco International Film Festival, Berlin Video Festival, Toronto International Film Festival, and World Wide Video Festival. In 2001 they received a Rockefeller Media Arts Fellowship. Additional awards include a Creative Capital Foundation Grant and an artists’ residency at the Xerox Palo Alto Research Center. In 2009 they were presenting artists at the Flaherty Film Seminar.
Finley, a Guggenheim Fellow and Alpert/Cal Arts Award winner, is a professor of film and graduate fine arts at California College of the Arts. Muse is currently a visual media scholar at Haverford College.