FILMS AND TALKS

Gallery Talks & Lectures

Artist talks, art history lectures and panel discussions are offered throughout the year in conjunction with temporary and permanent exhibitions.

No Gallery Talks or Lectures are currently scheduled.

Artist Open

Artist Open exist to provide a space for expression, dialogue, and collaboration of local artists across disciplinary boundaries. Audiences will enjoy performances in visual art, poetry, screen writing, video, dance and music in an intimate, bistro-like setting. Artists share their work through presentations, gallery walks, video screenings and original works of art, and invite questions from audience members.

No Artists Open is currently scheduled.

Contemporary Film Series

The Everson Contemporary Film Series brings film as an art form to the Syracuse community and presents local, national and international film and video that would not otherwise be screened in Syracuse. The film series often includes guest filmmakers, outdoor screenings and student video presentations. The Contemporary Film Series is made possible with public funds from the New York State Council for the Arts, a state agency.
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July 11, 2014

6.00pm

Everson Summer Film Under the Stars Date Night: Some Like it Hot

Presented in partnership with Urban Video Project 
Pre-film happy hour and Museum open house at 6 p.m., Screening at 8.30pm, FREE

Enjoy a romantic night at the Everson. Come early to enjoy the exhibitions and a cash bar with complimentary light appetizers before heading to the Everson plaza to see the romantic comedy “Some Like it Hot.” “Some Like it Hot” whirls through the flamboyant settings of Chicago and Miami Beach in 1929. Sugar Kane (Marilyn Monroe) is a ukulele-playing vocalist in an all-girl band. Two musicians (Tony Curtis and Jack Lemmon) on the run from the mob join Sugar’s traveling troupe by hilariously donning make-up and dresses to hide their identity.Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy during the film.

This project is made possible with support from the IDEAS Implementation Fund, which provides grants to implement strategies derived from the IDEAS Collaborative (Initiative to Develop and engage Audiences in Syracuse).

July 25, 2014

8.30pm

Everson Summer Film Under the Stars Sci-Fi Night: Tarantula

Presented in partnership with Urban Video Project 
Tarantula (1955) Directed by Jack Arnold, 80 minutes
FREE

 

In his desert laboratory, biochemist Professor Gerald Deemer (Leo G. Carroll) who is trying to solve the world's food problems by developing a nutrient that will increase animal growth. An experimental spider injected with this nutrient grows to the size of a city block and ravages the countryside until destroyed in a fiery climax. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy during the film. 

August 8, 2014

8.30pm

Everson Summer Film Under the Stars Family Night: Coraline

Presented in partnership with Urban Video Project 
Coraline (2009) Directed by Henry Selick and Mike Cachuela, 100 minutes, FREE

Coraline is a curious young girl who unlocks a mysterious door in her family's new home and enters into an adventure in a parallel reality. On the surface, this "Other World" eerily mimics her own life - though it is much more fantastical. While encountering different versions of her own life ultimately, Coraline must rely on her resourcefulness, determination and bravery to get back home. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy during the film.

August 22, 2014

6.30pm

Everson Summer Film Under the Stars Family Night: E.T.

Presented in partnership with Urban Video Project 
“E.T.”
Pre-film activities at 6.30pm, Screening at 8.30pm, FREE

Enjoy a fun night for the whole family at the Everson. Come before the film to enjoy hands-on art activities and complimentary cotton candy and popcorn on the plaza. Bring your own lawn chairs, blankets and snacks to enjoy during the showing of “E.T.”

This project is made possible with support from the IDEAS Implementation Fund, which provides grants to implement strategies derived from the IDEAS Collaborative (Initiative to Develop and engage Audiences in Syracuse).

August 29, 2014

7.30pm - 10.30pm

Everson Summer Film Under the Stars: Urban Cinematheque 2014

Presented in partnership with Urban Video Project

Enjoy a critically-acclaimed film, free popcorn, and check out the Syracuse art scene with nearly 20 of the city's cultural organizations in attendance at the third installment of this wildly popular annual event.

Please visit www.urbanvideoproject.comfor more information on artists, exhibitions and events.

Urban Video Project (UVP) is a multimedia public art initiative of Light Work and Syracuse University in collaboration with Everson Museum of Art.