About the Book
AN EXPERIMENTAL ART PROJECT / RESEARCH / RESIDENCY HUB LOCATED IN THE HISTORIC CANAL DISTRICT OF HOLYOKE, MASSACHUSETTS.
2011 EXHIBITION CATALOG #2
2011 RESEARCHERS AND CURATORS AT LARGE:
TORSTEN ZENAS BURNS, KARI GATZKE, DARRIN MARTIN,
LEE PEMBLETON, ANDREA WILLIAMS, ALEXIS FEDORJACZENKO
2011 EXHIBITION / PERFORMANCE / SCREENING EVENTS:
MOBILE GEOGRAPHY PERFORMANCE SERIES 2:CRYSTALINE
MOBILE GEOGRAPHY PERFORMANCE SERIES 3:SLEEPWALKS
MOBILE GEOGRAPHY PERFORMANCE SERIES 4:SPRAYING MANTIS
Features & Details
- Category Fine Art
Standard Landscape, 10×8 in, 25×20 cm
- Publish Date Dec 19, 2011
- Tags Video Art, Performance Art, Sound / Noise Art, Speculative Fiction, Science Fiction, Artists, Film, Sculpture, Installation, Photography, Gallery, Residency, Experimental, Holyoke, Massachusetts, Dreams, Ice, Curations
Torsten Zenas Burns is an artist and media arts educator currently based in Beijing, China. Since 2008 he has been curating exhibitions, video screenings, performance art and magazine projects for PARSONS HALL PROJECT SPACE in Western Massachusetts. He received his BFA in video art in 1990 from the New York State College of Art & Design at Alfred University, and his MFA in New Genres: video and performance art from The San Francisco Art Institute in 1993. He has created video, photo and installations exploring speculative content, including re-imagined educational practices, experimental space programs, afterlife relationships and post-human fictions. He collaborates with Darrin Martin, Monika Czyzyk and Anthony Discenza (HALFLIFERS). Burns' selected video work is distributed by Vtape, VDB, and EAI. Burns participated in residency programs including Headlands Center for the Arts, Signal Culture, Smackmellon, Eyebeam and LMCC World views studio program.