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Community Screening: Union Docs

  • The Farm on Kent 320 Kent Avenue Brooklyn, NY, 11249 United States (map)

Join UnionDocs, a center for documentary art in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, as they present their annual Preview in the Park, a screening of the short films produced by the UnionDocs Collaborative Studio. 


7:30pm - 8:15pm: Reception with complimentary beer from Lagunitas and food from Sazon Perez, suggested donation

Featuring a performance by artists John Bjerklie, Matt Blackwell and others:

In an effort to paint a portrait of every person in the world by the end of the 21st century, Super Duper Pleinaire Painter "BigHat", under the direction of John Bjerklie and with the help of Matt Blackwell and other visiting artists, will be painting in a LIVE on TV performance with the use of the "Portrait Painting Video Machine", a device that operates through the alchemical mashup of analog surveillance cameras, shellac, TV monitors, paint and canvas.

8:15pm - 9:30pm: Program 1 of short films from the UnionDocs Collaborative Studio

9:30pm - 9:45pm: Break

9:45pm - 10:45pm: Program 2 of short films from the UnionDocs Collaborative Studio