Physically challenging feats in skateboarding, surfing, and car stunts are the focus of MATRIX 162 artist Shaun Gladwell’s mesmerizing videos. From the streets of Yokohama to the waters off Sydney’s Bondi Beach, the artist’s riveting performance works merge elements of art history, popular culture, extreme sports, and his native Australia. MATRIX 162 was on view at the Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art from June 2 to September 18, 2011.
The official trailer for “The Last Intervention” has been released. Written by Sarah Thorpe and directed by Giovanny Blanco, the feature film tells the story of a Dominican-American family concerned with Melky (Alyssa Abreau), who they perceive is dealing with drug addiction. A reality tv camera crew puts together an intervention for Melky at the behest of her father, Cheche (Hemky Madera). Filmed in and around Hartford, CT.
Exciting news! After being featured on American Songwriter’s website when it premiered, the music video for Caravan of Thieves’ single “Raise The Dead” is Spinner’s Video of the Day for April 26, 2012! Having worked on this video as second camera operator, assisting director Daniel Salazar III, it’s awesome to see a video we’re proud of getting such recognition.
Director of photography for this short informational piece about InterCommunity, Inc. a nonprofit behavioral health center in East Hartford, CT, providing services to adults and children with mental health and addiction disorders.
James Welling, a Los Angeles-based Hartford native, revisits Wyeth’s influence on his own development as an artist.
James Welling: “Wyeth”, a companion exhibition to Andrew Wyeth: Looking Beyond, includes photographs that correspond to Wyeth’s most iconic paintings as well as the works in the Wyeth exhibition. Both exhibitions will be on view through July 22, 2012.
Produced for The Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art