Author Archives: metafactory

Intermedia Fellows

The Intermedia Workshop is pleased to introduce two fellows for January 2015. Stephanie Spray (visiting from Harvard University) and Samuel Cepeda (visiting from Tecnológico de Monterrey).  Stephanie and Sam will be making use of the workshop, attending departmental activities, and sharing their … Continue reading

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Intermedia fellow: Samuel Cepeda

Samuel Cepeda [samcepeda.com] was born in Nuevo León, México. He’s a media artist and has been doing research and teaching since 2000 in private and public universities in México. He is currently a full time artist and researcher working on his dissertation at Tecnológico … Continue reading

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Multispecies Tailgate

Thanks to everyone who joined us for the Multispecies Tailgate party at Monkeywrench Books. Images courtesy of Jimmy Beveridge.

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Multispecies Tailgate

A Discussion On Survival & Syncretic Biocultural Lifeways Monkey Wrench Books 110 East North Loop. Austin, TX. Sunday, October 5th 6:30-8:30 pm. 2014 Featuring readings and discussions of four just released books: Aesop’s Anthropology: A Multispecies Approach, by John Hartigan Agitating … Continue reading

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New affiliate

The Intermedia Workshop is pleased to introduce a new affiliate visiting from Pakistan: Baroosh Ahsan. Baroosh Ahsan born in Pakistan, has done her MFA in Photography and video production from Fatima Jinnah Women University. She is currently working at Fatima … Continue reading

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Slow Ethnography

Artist-ethnographer Zoe Bray will demonstrate her ethnographic-painting technique over three days while she creates a portrait of Anthropologist Kathleen Stewart at the Blanton Museum of Art. The demonstration will be followed by a round-table discussion of time and duration, as … Continue reading

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Ex-Situ

Ex-Situ Symposium at UT Austin. April 9, 2014, 1-5pm CLA Building 1-302e Julius Glickman Conference Center More information: www.metafactory/exsitu

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Home Ground

A sensuous and intellectually compelling project. ‘Home Ground’ is a short anthropological film exploring how two very different, but geographically close, cultures relate to one another within a striking and vast natural landscape. Featuring Siggi the Icelandic sailor and Dines … Continue reading

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Borderline Ethnography

The Intermedia Workshop (co-sponsored by Mexic-Arte Museum and Experimental Response Cinema and with support from the Department of Anthropology, the Center for Mexican American Studies, and the Teresa Lozano Long Institute of Latin American Studies) presents: Artist and Anthropologist Fiamma Montezemolo.  Fiamma … Continue reading

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The Act of Killing, screening

The intermedia workshop presents the director’s cut of Joshua Oppenheimer’s documentary film The Act of Killing.  The screening of the film will take place at 5:30pm and will be followed by a discussion led by faculty and documentary filmmakers. This is … Continue reading

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