El Gesto en el Momento: The Gesture In The Moment
Short Films from Colombia
Co-Presented with Consulate General of Colombia
Curator Camilo Gonzalez in attendance
Friday, June 3, 8PM
Location: Discovery Green Park
Aurora Picture Show showcases a rare selection of works from some of the leading and emerging talents of contemporary Colombian experimental video. Join us for an event full of powerful metaphors, surreal landscapes, and evocative images from filmmakers challenging the concepts of traditional cinema. The eclectic compilation will feature works from Hugo Marin, Juan Manuel Escobar, Anibal Maldonado, Felipe Ruiz, Adrian Villa among others.
The evening will be accompanied by Colombian music and dance presentations. Special thanks to the Centro Cultural Colombiano.
Colombian native Camilo Gonzalez is a digital media artist as well as Aurora’s own Media Arts Instructor. He received his BFA from the University of Houston and his multimedia work has been shown in screenings and exhibitions including Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts, Lawndale Art Center, DiverseWorks Art Space, Blaffer Gallery and Box 13 among others.