The Material Instant, Zoetrope Animations by Eric Dyer - Artist Talk and Reception

  • Spagnuolo Gallery Georgetown University, Walsh Bldg, First Floor 1221 36th Street Northwest Washington, DC, 20007 United States

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.

Artist Talk: 5:00 - 6:00p
Reception: 6:00 - 7:30p