Third Century Screens Competition Screenings/Pop-Up Projection Pavilion
October 26-28, 2017
U-M Alumni Center Founders Room
200 Fletcher Street
Hours: 10 am-7 pm (free and open to the public)
Opening Reception: Thursday, October 26 at 5-7 p.m.
In tandem with U-M’s Third Century Expo on Ingalls Mall, the Third Century Screens Competition will occupy the Alumni Center Founders Room on October 26-28 and feature works submitted by 13 U-M alumni and faculty video artists. These works were created specifically for the Pop-Up Projection Pavilion (PUPP), a 5-screen projection system for multi-layered video created by U-M faculty members Peter Sparling and Robert Adams. Prizes of $3,000 each will be awarded to one U-M alumnus/a and one U-M faculty member. There will also be a 2nd ($2,000) and 3rd ($1,000) prize in the U-M alumni category.
U-M alumni artists are graduates of Department of Dance, LSA/Screen Arts & Cultures, and Stamps School of Art & Design: Shawn Bible, Michelina Risbeck, Brittany Whitmoyer-Fishel, Danny Gwirtzman, Robert Maynard, Marly Spieser-Schneider, Alex Springer/Xan Burley, Barbara Twist, Nicholas Williams and Jacqueline Wood. Faculty/staff artists featured are Christopher Burns, Sean Hoskins, and Markus Nornes.