October 10 – 13
Artist: Stephen Hilyard
Screening of Катюша (Katyusha): Friday, October 13 @ 7p
Location: The Cell Theatre, 338 West 23rd Street between 8th and 9th Avenues, New York City, NY
Катюша (Katyusha) is a three channel experimental movie based on the story of Pyramida, a showcase community established by the Soviet Union in the arctic territory of Svalbard. Once the northernmost town on the planet, Pyramida was evacuated in 48 hours in 1998 leaving behind a frozen ghost town. You can learn more about Катюша (Katyusha) here.
Professor Hilyard will be taking part in a Q&A after the screening.