Finishing School
Since 2003
Works in Huntington Beach, California United States of America

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BIO
Finishing School is an interdisciplinary artist collective that explores contemporary social, political, and environmental issues. Their projects conflate praxis, play, and activism and seek to engage audiences through various participatory models. Finishing School was established in 2001 and is based in Los Angeles.
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EVENT

Military Visuality and the Work of Art Symposium


Dates:
Thu Apr 24, 2014 12:45 - Thu Apr 24, 2014

Location:
Los Angeles, California
United States of America

Bringing together a wide array of media theorists and artists, this symposium will explore artistic interventions into the visual culture of militarism.

Speakers and roundtable participants include:

James Bridle is a writer, artist, publisher and technologist based in London, UK. His work covers the intersection of literature, culture and the network. He has written for WIRED, ICON, Domus, Cabinet, the Atlantic.

Mary Beth Heffernan, Associate Professor, Art History and the Visual Arts, Occidental College.

Adam Schrag, Ph. D., Assistant Professor of Communication in Media & Film Studies, Fresno Pacific University.

Alex Rivera is a digital media artist and filmmaker. His work has won multiple awards at the Sundance Film Festival and has been screened at The Berlin International Film Festival, the Museum of Modern Art, The Guggenheim, The Getty, Lincoln Center, PBS, Telluride, and other international venues.

Thomas Stubblefield, Ph. D., Associate Professor, Department of Art History, College of Visual & Performing Arts, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

Joseph DeLappe is an artist and Professor in the Department of Art at the University of Nevada where he directs the Digital Media program.

Finishing School (with Nadia Afghani and Matt Fisher). Finishing School is a socially-engaged artist collective that explores an expansive range of subject and media territories. Their work, “We Will Show You Fear in a Handful of Dust” (http://www.oxy.edu/events/we-will-show-you-fear-handful-dust-0) is currently on view on the college’s Thorne Plaza.


DISCUSSION

DISCUSSION

lecture tonight


(sorry for cross-post)

hey all,

GREAT lecture tonight (dutch artist, rob sweere) at Huntington Beach Art Center.

he will be discussing his new surf project (silent sky).

spread the word!

6:30 pm

www.Robsweere.nl

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finishing-school.net
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cell: 714-745-7759
studio:714-965-0523

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DISCUSSION

Kapital For Kids


Share it with your kids and kids at heart!

Kapital For Kids
Finishing School with Jason Plapp and Joel Heflin

Kapital for Kids is an online game environment for children and their parents parodying the various relationships between children's media entertainment, education, and capitalism.

http://www.kapitalforkids.net

enjoy,

fs

DISCUSSION

CAR:turally ADVANCED REALIZATIONS


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hi everyone!

here are three new images from Finishing School that will be included in the exhibition listed below. hope to see you all there this sunday!

cheers,

ed

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