East End Stories on Screen

December 14 installment includes: Einstein's Secret, Alfred Leslie, 2009, 33 minutes

This film series is a companion to the Museum's East End Stories database (artists.parrishart.org), which contains extensive information on more than 600 artists who have lived and worked in the area since the mid-1800s. East End Stories on Screen is made possible, in part, by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew Cuomo and the New York State Legislature.

Friday, December 14, 6PM
East End Stories on Screen
Curated by Andy Lampert

Andrew Lampert, filmmaker, archivist, and curator, presents an evening of avant-garde and experimental film made by artists associated with the East End of Long Island, including American artist and filmmaker, Alfred Leslie.

Andrew Lampert is Curator of Collections at Anthology Film Archives. In addition to overseeing the institution's major archive and co-programming its two theaters, Lampert has preserved works by Maya Deren, Stan Brakhage, Bruce Conner, Jonas Mekas, Marie Menken, Robert Downey Sr., and Ken Jacobs. Lampert’s own work was included in the 2006 Whitney Biennial and has been screened at the Getty Museum, MoMA PS1, British Film Institute, New York Film Festival, and Rotterdam International Film Festival.

Friday, December 21, 6PM
East End Stories on Screen
Curated by Andrea Grover

Curator of Programs, Andrea Grover, introduces a program of excerpts from documentaries, newsreels, home movies, and other rarely seen movies on artists of the region, sourced from private and public collections.

In addition to producing programs at the Parrish Art Museum, Andrea Grover has been a media curator for 15 years, and has organized film programs for the Dia Art Foundation, Menil Collection, and Aurora Picture Show, the Houston-based experimental cinema which she founded in 1998.

East End Stories on Screen

Friday, December 14, 2012 - 6:00pm to 7:30pm
ticket group
$8 Parrish Members
$10 Nonmembers
social tickets