Daily Archives: October 13, 2008

Gadabout Traveling Film Festival

For those people who are done with midterms early, the Gadabout Traveling Film Festival makes its way to Oberlin on Thursday, October 16 at 8pm. Happening in King 106,the Gadabout is a festival in its 7th year. Besides an hour of international independent short films, the night Festival features art by the Justseed art collective, and artist Kristine Virsis will be there to show off her work as well as the work of the rest of the collective. There will also be live music by Halo Fauna, a trio on plan-it-x records.

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Posted by on October 13, 2008 in Visiting Artist, Visiting Speaker


Obie Artists featured in Student Slideshow at MOCA

3 Oberlin students have recently been named finalists in the “Student Slideshow@MOCA” juried art competition. The competition, sponsored by the Graduate Art History Association of Case Western Reserve University, recently named Oberlin seniors Ayla Zeimer, Helen Levi, and Cara Turett, as one of ten finalists from colleges and universites around Northeast Ohio.

At the slideshow, which will be held on October 22 at 6 pm, each of the ten finalists will show 8-10 slides of work over five minutes, and then receive feedback from the jury. The jury consists of Jennifer Finkel (Curator, the Cleveland Clinic Art Program), Paul Sobota (Front Room Gallery), Dana Depew (Asterisk Gallery), and Megan Lykin (Associate Curator, MOCA Cleveland). For more information, please visit, and if you are in town for fall break, please stop by!

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Posted by on October 13, 2008 in Obie Sighting