“Found Footage, Found Sound, Found Objects and Exhibition Space: Strategies in Cinematic Practice”

Date: 

Wednesday, August 21, 2019, 1:00pm to 3:00pm

Location: 

Sackler Building 427

Wenhua Shi
Assistant Professor of Art, University of Massachusetts Boston
CAMLab Fellow


Wenhua Shi pursues a poetic approach to moving image making, and investigates conceptual depth in film, video, interactive installations and sound sculptures. His work has been presented at museums, galleries, and film festivals, including International Film Festival Rotterdam, European Media Art Festival, Athens Film and Video Festival, Ann Arbor Film Festival, Pacific Film Archive, West Bund 2013: a Biennale of Architecture and Contemporary art, Shanghai, Shenzhen & Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism, and the Arsenale of Venice in Italy. He has received awards including the New York Foundation for the Arts, the New York State Council on the Arts, and Juror’s Awards from the Black Maria Film and Video Festival.