WonderWomen On Screen

WonderWomen On Screen is a collection of dynamic and groundbreaking animated works by women filmmakers. This unique program will screen in conjunction with WonderWomen, a group exhibition at the Katherine E. Nash Gallery featuring work by women artists inspired or influenced by comics, animation or popular culture. The WonderWomen gallery exhibition is cosponsored by The Film Society and the Minneapolis College of Art and Design.

Film Lineup

msp-film-society_wonder-women-shorts_stillNash Gallery Shorts
Dir: Various | Runtime: 25 min | Shorts Program
A collection of short films, curated by the Katherine E. Nash Gallery, showcasing some of the most innovative work by women artists and filmmakers.

msp-film-society_wonder-women-suzan-pitt-asparagus_stillThe Works of Suzan Pitt
Dir: Suzan Pitt | Runtime: 76 min | Shorts Program
For three decades, Suzan Pitt has been an internationally renowned creator of beautiful, strange and fiercely original animation. Collected here in this program are four of Pitt's pioneering and unforgettable masterworks.

msp-film-society_rocks-in-my-pockets_still1Rocks In My Pockets
Dir: Signe Baumane | Runtime: 88 min | Feature Length
Latvian-born artist and filmmaker Signe Baumane tells five fantastical tales based on the courageous women in her family and their battles with madness. With boundless imagination and a twisted sense of humor, she has created daring stories of art, romance, marriage, nature, business, and Eastern European upheaval—all in the fight for her own sanity.

Katherine E. Nash Exhibition Dates
January 20 – February 14, 2015
Gallery hours are 11 am to 7 pm
Tuesday through Saturday

Regis Center for Art, University of Minnesota
405 21st Avenue South, Minneapolis, 612/624-7530

Artists Presented at the Katherine E. Nash Gallery

Diyan Achjadi, Alison Bechdel, Dara Birnbaum, Carolina Borja, Nina Braun, Jennifer Camper, Deedee Cheriel, Sally Cruikshank, Jennifer Cruté, Disorientalism (Katherine Behar, Marianne M. Kim), Mary Doodles, Cherie Gaulke, Michela Griffo, Nicole Houff, Anna Hrachovec, Mari Inukai, Pelin Kirca, Barbara Kruger, Maya Kern, Sivan Kidron, Hyein Lee, Lynn Hershman Leeson, Paola Luciani, Lupi McGinty, Stephanie McMillan, Leah Moreno, Jackie Ormes, Rebecca Parham, Barbara Porwit, Trina Robbins, Betye Saar, Jenny Schmid, Barbara Schulz, Rena Simon-Igra, Ema Smoluchowski, Jen Sorensen, Meni Tzima, Amandine Urruty, The Waitresses (Jerri Allyn, Anne Gauldin)