Conversations at the Edge Autumn 2016

September 29 - November 17

Conversations at the Edge is a weekly series of screenings, performances, and talks by groundbreaking media artists. The series is organized by SAIC's Department of Film, Video, New Media, and Animation in collaboration with the Gene Siskel Film Center and the Video Data Bank.


Sally Cruikshank in person!

Sally Cruikshank’s Cabaret

1971-2016, Sally Cruikshank, USA, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Sep 29th 6:00pm
Jenny Perlin in person!

The Perlin Papers

2006-12, Jenny Perlin, USA, ca. 54 min.


  • Thu, Oct 6th 6:00pm
Lindsay Howard in person!

Temporary Highs

2016, multiple artists, multiple countries, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Oct 13th 6:00pm
Sara Magenheimer in person!

Sara Magenheimer: Slow Zoom Long Pause

2011–16, USA, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Oct 20th 6:00pm
Nicolás Pereda in person!

Nicolás Pereda: Minotaur and The Palace

2013–15, Mexico, ca. 91 min.


  • Thu, Oct 27th 6:00pm
Paul Kos in person!

Paul Kos: Sympathetic Vibrations

1970-2007, Paul Kos, USA, ca. 60 min.


  • Thu, Nov 3rd 6:00pm
Jacolby Satterwhite in person!

Jacolby Satterwhite

2012–16, Jacolby Satterwhite, USA, ca. 90 min.


  • Thu, Nov 10th 6:00pm
Brett Story in person!

Brett Story: The Prison in Twelve Landscapes

2016, Brett Story, Canada//USA, 87 min.


  • Thu, Nov 17th 6:00pm