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The Material Instant, Zoetrope Animations by Eric Dyer

  • Spagnuolo Gallery, Georgetown University, Walsh Building, First Floor 1221 36th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States (map)

The Material Instant will present several zoetrope animations and animated videos by Eric Dyer. Dyer uses photographic images as source material that he transforms into animation through zoetrope devices. All work courtesy of Ronald Feldman Fine Art, New York

Dyer is an artist, filmmaker, experimental animator, and educator. His award-winning films have screened at numerous festivals, including the Chicago International Film Festival, South by Southwest, and the Ottawa, and London International Animation Festivals. His work has also been exhibited at the Exploratorium, The Hirshhorn Museum, The National Gallery of Art, Ars Electronica, and the Venice Biennale. He received his MFA in 2004 from the Mount Royal School of Art at MICA, was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship in filmmaking for travel to Denmark in 2005, and was a New Frontier Artist at the 2007 Sundance Film Festival.

The Material Instant will be on display from October 26th through December 11th, 2016.