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MOCAtv and Artprojx present … The Poetics of Anxiety and Melancholia part II

In Art Video, Artprojx, Artprojx Cinema, Ben Rivers, David Gryn, Hans Op de Beeck, Kerry Tribe, Matthew Stone, MOCAtv, Nicolas Provost, Sam Samore, Shoja Azari, Susanna Wallin, Thomas Nordanstad on 15/12/2012 at 9:15 pm

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MOCAtv &



Selected by David Gryn

Director & Founder of Artprojx

Part II

Nicolas Provost – Moving Stories

Shoja Azari – Traffic Jam

Hans Op de Beeck Sea of Tranquility

Ben Rivers – We the People

Thomas Nordsanstad & Sam Samore The Lovers

Matthew Stone – Everything is Possible

Kerry Tribe – Greystone

Susanna Wallin – Echo Park

MOCAtv Press Release:

Los Angeles, Calif.— MOCAtv in collaboration with Artprojx presents The Poetics of Anxiety and Melancholia, a curation of 17 films selected by David Gryn, director and founder of Artprojx.  The artists involved in the project include Nick Abrahams, Shoja Azari, Hans op de Beeck, Stuart Croft, Meredith Danluck, Jesper Just, Jumana Manna, Nicolas Provost, Ben Rivers, Sam Samore and Thomas Nordanstad, Matthew Stone, Kerry Tribe, Susanna Wallin. The Poetics of Anxiety and Melancholia features extraordinary examples of cinematic and poetic moving images that disturb, enamor, excite, thrill and fill the viewer with melancholia, anxiety and tension.

About MOCAtv

MOCAtv, which launched October 1, 2012, is a new online contemporary art video channel, and a digital extension of the education and exhibition program of The Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles (MOCA). MOCAtv is the first and only dedicated art channel to be part of YouTube’s original channel initiative announced October 2011, and one of fourteen new, original channels that make up YouTube Education, a collection of more than 700,000 videos on a wide range of educational topics from math to science, history to geography. MOCA is the first contemporary art museum to associate with a major media company in an online video-programming venture of this scale, and the new channel will feature curated, original and acquired videos to inform, educate and engage the global, online audience about contemporary art and its intersection with film, video, music, performance, dance, music, comedy, and more. Stay connected by becoming a MOCAtv subscriber today.

JOIN MOCAtv NOW AT http://youtube.com/mocatv

About Artprojx
Artprojx, founded and directed by David Gryn, screens, curates and promotes artists’ moving image projects, working with international contemporary art galleries, art fairs, institutes and artists. www.artprojx.com/

Art fairs and galleries Artprojx has worked with include: Art Basel Miami Beach, Independent, Armory, Zoo Art Fair, LOOP, Art Marrakech, Gagosian, White Cube, Sadie Coles HQ, Lisson Gallery, The Modern Institute, Whitney Museum, Tate Britain, ICA and artists have included: Christian Marclay, Dara Friedman, Santiago Sierra, Mark Wallinger, Christian Jankowski, Dexter Dalwood, Jeremy Deller, Wilhelm Sasnal, William Kentridge, Luke Fowler, Susan Hiller, William Eggleston and Jane Bustin


Jessica McCormack, Communications Coordinator, 213 633 5322, jmccormack@moca.org

Nancy Lee, PR Coordinator, 213 621 1788, nlee@moca.org

Lyn Winter, Director of Communications, 213 633 5390, lwinter@moca.org

ARTPROJX Contact: David Gryn  david@artprojx.com +44 (0) 77111278 http://www.artprojx.com/



Susanna Wallin – Echo Park


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