FLEFF Guest: Multimedia/new media artist Art Jones


Contributed by Patricia Zimmermann

Renowned DJ/VJ multimedia/new media artist Art Jones will do a master class and a concert as a featured artist-in-residence for the 15th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival.


Art Jones   works with film, digital video, live audio/video mixes, installations,  audio, television, interactive media, and hybrid media. He has produced  and directed for MTV, Deep Dish TV, the New York City Women's Health Project, the New York Times, Red Bull BC One Tokyo, and the American Civil Liberties Union.  In Austria, Switzerland, Hong Kong, Portugal, Mexico and other international venues, he has collaborated on live mixes with Soundlab, DJ Spooky That Subliminal Kid, Phillip Virus with Alec Empire, Teleseen, Amiri Baraka, Femmes with Fatal Breaks, and Anti-Pop Consortium. Jones' media art projects have screened at the Museum of Modern Art, London's Tate Gallery, and many international media festivals and broadcast outlets.


Master Class on Remixing, New Media and the Arts of Collaboration
Monday, March 26,
Park Hall, 3-4:30 p.m.

The Concert for Microtopias
Tues March 27
Hockett Recital Hall
8:15 p.m.
Live remix with classical musicians and actors

Both events are free and open to the public.

The 15th Annual Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival, exploring the theme of Microtopias, runs march 25 through April 1, on the Ithaca College campus and downtown at Cinemapolis. Festival schedules and bios of guests at FLEFF.