MGFest ’09

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The DC Motion Graphics Festival (MGFest) presents a series of audio visual art happenings featuring live performances from November 18-22.

DCCAH kicks off MGFest09  with a collaborative Opening Night on Wednesday, November 18th as part of our latest Art Salon installment, Poetry in Motion, at Longview Gallery.

Featured performers include: Ghostly’s Matthew Dear aka Audion, composer and instrumentalist Benn Jordan widely known as The Flashbulb and lightrhythm visuals by sketch projectionist Shantell Martin. For a complete listing, click here.

MGFest showcases explosive artists and motion picture creators including:

Shepard Fairey

Nine Inch Nails

David Byrne

Chuck D of Public Enemy

KRS-One

Addictive TV

Digital Kitchen

The Mill

Passion Pictures

Animal Logic

Post Panic Dvein

David Lobser

MGFest also hosts workshops and lectures about the shift in motion-picture audiences and explores the new technologies that motion designers will need on the video internet frontier. Motion design, sound design and interactivity, are all featured during November 18th through 22nd, with daytime workshops featuring instructors such as: Richard Harrington and Nick Campbell at Future Media Concepts and Sterling Ledet training facilities.

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About Art(202)

Since 1968, the District of Columbia Commission on the Arts and Humanities (DCCAH) has developed and promoted local artists, organizations and activities.
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One Response to MGFest ’09

  1. Jameson Wallace says:

    rad!

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