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Saturday, March 16 2013

Notationally Challenged with Steven Daniel Feiler and Friends

February 24, 2013 - March 24, 2013
Sunday, February 24, 2013 - 2:00pm

CalArts, Roy O. Disney Music Hall

MUSIC: An evening of experimental notation and sound art featuring P. Andrew Young, Ben Levinson, Cari Stevens, Nick Charlton and Steven Daniel Feiler.

Last edited by dstears on Feb 19, 2013

CalArts Office of International Relations and CultureHub present Leo Hobaica, Jr.: My Work, Articulated Puppets, and Seeds of Storytelling

March 14, 2013 - March 20, 2013
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

CalArts, XBOX

INSTITUTE / ART: Leo Hobaica, Jr., Assistant Dean of the School for Film/Video, will conduct a puppetry workshop with students at The Seoul Institute of the Arts via Telepresence. CalArts students of all disciplines are welcome to join the workshop. Interested students are required to RSVP with Annie Kim at annie@culturehub.org.

CultureHub: http://www.culturehub.org

Thursday, March 14, 2013

My Work and Introduction to Flat, Articulated Puppets – Introduce body of work. Demonstrate how to make Flat, Articulated Puppets with materials provided to participating students. Film clips will be shown of this type of puppetry in animated films. Students will be instructed to complete the puppet with provided materials and create a new, original puppet and one accompanying Articulated prop for the second class.


Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Seeds of Story Telling – Participating student original puppet creations will be presented. Exercises using both the original puppet and new puppets. Students will “play” with the puppets towards Story Telling.

Leo F. Hobaica, Jr. began teaching in the Character Animation Program in 1996, with the administrative title of Assistant Director; in 2005, he was appointed Assistant Dean of the School of Film/Video, which is his present position. His teaching responsibilities within Character Animation include a primary focus in Color and Design I for first year students. Along with mentoring and independent studies with students across discipline lines, he also teaches Concept and Design in Animation (Color and Design II), Site Visit, and the annually alternating foreign travel classes, Art Appreciation: Paris, and Art Appreciation: Istanbul. He sits on the Academic Council as the elected Faculty Trustee to the Board of Trustees of the California Institute of the Arts, manages several CAP animation programs, and is an active member of the recently formed chapter of the AAUP at CalArts. External to CalArts, he is a board member of the alternative art's organization, NewTown/Pasadena.

His art practice includes the fabrication of sculptural objects, work in a mixed-media format, and temporary site-specific installations; he has completed several public art projects. Mr. Hobaica has collaborated with faculty from other departments at CalArts to produce interdisciplinary work, as well as projects with other international artists. His resume reflects a record of regional, national and international exhibitions; this record is mirrored in his teaching experience as well.

In 2005, he received a Fulbright Scholars’ Grant, and spent the Spring 2006 semester in Istanbul, Turkey, as a visiting professor at Istanbul Kultur University, and as a practicing artist. Other honors include: artist-in-residencies in France (2003, 1997), a public art commission for the city of Oakland, CA (1994-95), a Scaggs Foundation Grant (1987), and a California State Visiting Artists' Grant (1986).

He is a strong proponent of an international experience for as many CalArts' students as possible, and supports interdisciplinary collaborations on campus wherever he can.

Last edited by rsdavid on Mar 13, 2013

'Oddlie'

March 14, 2013 - March 16, 2013
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - 11:00pm
Friday, March 15, 2013 - 11:00pm
Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 7:00pm

CalArts, Coffeehouse Theater

THEATER: Oddlie, written and performed by MFA2 Writing for Performance student Aleshea Harris, is the story of a mostly mute's quest to become a spoken word poet in a city of garbage heaps.

Last edited by cziemba on Feb 25, 2013

Next Words Series at 826 LA, Echo Park

March 16, 2013
Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

826 LA, Echo Park

CRITICAL STUDIES: The MFA Writing Class of 2013 invites you to Next Words, a reading series that presents new writing from CalArts. This week will feature readings by Neni Demetriou, Chris Black, Nijla Mumin and Tom Dibblee.

826 LA, Echo Park
1714 Sunset Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90026

Last edited by pfraser on Feb 28, 2013

Outer Beast

March 16, 2013
Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 4:00pm - 6:00pm

CalArts, The Wild Beast

MUSIC: A concert of original student compositions, featuring Aidan Reynolds, Joshua Carro, Aaron Foster Bresley, Marcus Rubio, Coleman Zurkowski, Max Wanderman and Kameron Christopher.

Last edited by dstears on Feb 28, 2013
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