“Dancing for Dara” Multi-City Video Screenings!

Video Data Bank of Chicago has assembled a 75-minute video program, Dancing for Dara composed of work by internationally recognized artists who have donated their work.

Upcoming Screenings
Syracuse, NY Friday May 6
7pm-midnight: $5-20 sliding scale
Spark Contemporary Art Space, 1003 E. Fayette

Food from Circa Restaurant. Chef Alicyn Hart works with local farmers & regional artisans using sustainable farming practices to make delicious food. DJ David P  DANCE Party!
ALL proceeds go directly to artist Dara Greenwald and to Syracuse Grows. Co-sponsored by STEP (Students for Tomorrow’s Environmental Policy) & Transmedia Department.

Troy, Wednesday April 27
7:00-9:00pm Click here for full details

Baltimore, Thursday February 24
7:30pm Go to facebook invite
Space 2640, 2640 St. Paul Street

New York City, Saturday, February 26
3:00pm – 6:00pm Go to facebook invite
Anthology Film Archives
2nd Ave. and 2nd St. NYC
* birthday festivities for dara and josh to follow!

Pittsburgh, Saturday March 5
Benefit exhibition, screening, and dance party. Go to the facebook invite
Schedule of Events
* 1-5pm  Josh MacPhee Exhibition & Justseeds sale. @ 3010 Penn Ave., 2nd Fl. (enter in back, on Spring Way)
* 7:30pm Doors Open. Vdeo screening, Dancing For Dara @ Brillobox, 4104 Penn Ave., 2nd Fl. $5-20 sliding scale cover for screening, party, or both. $15+ and get a T-shirt
* 10pm  Dance Party! DJ’s Mary Mack, Square Peg, Drop That, Amor Secreto. Bring dollar bills for requests.


Ben Coonley, One Trick Pony. Image courtesy Video Data Bank.

SCREENING PROGRAM:
Pink Bloque, Dancing in the Street (excerpts) (Domestic Violence Awareness Month Rally October 2003)
Ben Coonley,One Trick Pony, 2002
Tara Matiek, Operation Invert, 2003
Caspar Stracke & Gabriela Monroy, Kuleshov Sukiyaki, 2004
Melinda Stone & Igor Vamos, Suggested Photo Spots, 1997
Jim Finn, Sharambaba, 1999
Jem Cohen, Little Flags, 2000
Paul Chan, Untitled Video on Lynne Stewart and Her Conviction, The Law and Poetry, 2006
Dara Greenwald with Ona Mirkinson, The Package, 2010

Past Screenings
Thursday 27 January 2011
8pm @ Spectacle
17 Edinboro Street #3, Chinatown, Boston

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