Dali17 Lecture Featuring M.D. Baer and Pat Watson
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 5:00pm
Dali17 at the Museum of Monterey presents a lecture by M.D. Baer and Pat Watson on Saturday, July 15, 5pm-6:30pm. Tickets are $5 for the lecture, or $16 for the lecture and museum admission. Dali17 members may attend free of charge. To reserve your tickets, please phone 831-372-2608.
M.D. Baer, writer, artist, and former Creative Director of the Museum of Monterey will premier Another Faun Afternoon (Party at Smarty's), a 40 minute composite film of the second part of his three-part video art project for multiple screens designed as a gallery installation and rooted in the beginnings of modernism. He will also be reading from the final installment, Teatro Surrealismo (The Dance of the Little Bells).
Pat Watson, artist and lecturer at CSUMB, will show a dada/surrealist video clip that explores the mysteries and meaning of surrealism. He will also discuss the evolution of his own work and why an understanding of surrealism is important in a media world saturated with digital technology and special effects.