EVENT: Tony Cokes: Artist Talk

FEBRUARY 25, 2021 AT 6PM

Presented by Art History and Visual Culture, Film and Electronic Arts, and Center for Curatorial Studies, Bard College

EVENT: Sky Hopinka: Centers of Somewhere

OCTOBER 17, 2020 – FEBRUARY 14, 2021

CCS Bard is pleased to present  Sky Hopinka: Centers of Somewhere, the first solo museum exhibition of artist and filmmaker Sky Hopinka (born 1984 in Ferndale, Washington), on view beginning October 17, 2020 through February 14, 2021. Hopinka is recognized for video work that centers around personal positions of Indigenous homeland and that explores language as a container of culture. 
Centers of Somewhere will present a newly commissioned, multi-channel work Here you are before the trees (2020),that will explore Indigenous histories of the Hudson Valley as they are connected to other regions in the U.S. Centers of Somewhere will also present a selection of recent videos and photography including a new series of sixteen photographs entitled Breathings (2020) that were shot throughout the U.S. in 2020,  and several short video works by Hopinka including Dislocation Blues (2017), Jáaji Approx (2015), and I’ll Remember You as You Were, not as What You’ll Become (2016). 

Full exhibition details and descriptions of works can be found on the webpage here.

Bard Film & Electronic Arts – Class of 2020 Films Trailer