Upcoming events and reviews

ImageSelected Installations/Screenings

January 2008, Number One, SUNDANCE FILM FESTIVAL

January 2008, Number One Installation , St. Olaf College Art Museum

January 2008, retrospective, FLEX Film Festival 

August 24-28, 2007 EXIS Experimental Film and Video Festival, Seoul , Korea

July 15 and 21, 2007, Selected works, New Zealand Film Festival, 

May 23, 2007, Selected Works , Institute of Contemporary Arts, Boston

May 20th, 2007, Selected 16mm film Retrospective, Harvard Film Archive, Cambridge, MA

March 2, 2007, Retrospective, University of Chicago Film Studies Center (time TBA). He Likes to Chop Down Trees, You Can Drive the Big Rigs, Red Shovel, Pink Socks, Fall, Viscera, My Person in the Water

March 1, 2007, 6:00 PM. Retrospective, Gene Siskel Theater, School of the Art Institute of Chicago , 50 Feet of String, Puppy-go-Round, Wood, Glass, The Back Steps

Jan. 11-March 17, 2007 The Back Steps and Viscera (installation loops), Wright Museum of Art, Beloit College, WI.

January 14--Feb 11, 2007, Convection, 6 projection installation, Luce Gallery of Cornell College , Mt Vernon, IA.

 

Workshops and Lectures

August 24-28, 2007, EXIS Experimental Film and Video Festival, Seoul, Korea 

May 21-- June 1, 2007, Boston University Digital Film Workshop.  

Feb 23,24, March 14-17, 2007, Ferrell Artist in Residence, Beloit College Wisconsin (video installation workshop, lectures, & screenings).

 

 Selected Reviews

Giraud, Cécille, "Leighton Pierce: La persistance des images." Bref, No 72, May/June 2006. 

Laura Coombs, "50 Feet of String: Interview with Leighton Pierce." Millenium Film Journal, Nos. 45/46, Fall 2006.

MacDonald, Scott, “J. Leighton Pierce.” A Critical Cinema 5, 2006, University of California Press, pp255--280, plate 23, ,24.

Giraud, Cécille. “Leighton Pierce: Impression Soleil Levant.” Objectif Cinema, www.objectif-cinema.fr, July 2005

Aumont, Jacques, “Leighton Pierce sur les brisées d’Epstein,” Cinéma, 05, Spring 2003, pp55-67.

Jost, Jon, “Leighton Pierce, mâitre miniatutiste,” Cinéma, 05, Spring 2003, pp 48-54.

Jost, Jon, “Leighton Pierce: Master Miniaturist” Senses of Cinema, www.sensesofcinema.com, Issue 20, August-Sept 2002.

MacDonald, Scott, “Benedictions/New Frontiers.” The Garden in the Machine, 2001, University of California Press, Chp 11 pp364--372, plate 23, ,24