MFA Alumna features work at the GRAM for ArtPrize 2014

Liz Roberts is a filmmaker and artist currently based in Ohio, she recently completed an MFA in visual arts at Columbus College of Art & Design. She graduated from the University of Iowa with a BA in film production and utilizes the moving image as a medium  – film, video, and expanded cinema installation. Her work has been exhibited at Ann Arbor Film Festival, Chicago International Film Festival, New York Expo of Short Film and Video, the Knitting Factory (NYC), Athens (Ohio) International Film + Video Festival, Microscope Gallery (Brooklyn), Wexner Center for the Arts, and others.

Robert’s will be participating in this years’ ArtPrize competition. ArtPrize is an annual independently organized international art competition. Liz Roberts will be exhibiting her Always Nowhere video sculpture. The Always Nowhere video sculpture is a video sculpture that transposes car windows for screens, evoking the dualities that occur while riding in a car

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“We are together but alone, sitting still but moving, passive but active – through the inherently cinematic experience of driving.”

The automobile becomes a stage on which romanticized dreams of the open road are projected via multi-channel video while an audio narrative explores the effects these delusions have on our collective psyche.

We wish Liz Roberts the best of luck with her participation in the ArtPrize competition!

Vote for Always Nowhere ArtPrize vote code: 57162

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