Film Screening

A Night of Video Art Curated by Jayson Musson

September 9, 2022
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Jayson Musson with co-producer and assistant director Scott J. Ross on set during the filming of “His History of Art.” Photo credit: Carlos Avendaño.

Join Artist-in-Residence Jayson Musson at his alma mater, University of the Arts, for a screening of works curated from the collection of Electronic Arts Intermix, including works in video by Cory Arcangel, Alex Bag, Dara Birnbaum, Chris Burden, Cheryl Donegan, Kalup Linzy, Shana Moulton, Sondra Perry, Paper Rad, and Michael Smith.

This event is co-organized with The Lightbox Film Center at University of the Arts.

Organized in conjunction with Jayson Musson: His History of Art.

Event Information

September 9, 2022
7:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Lightbox Film Center at The University of the Arts
401 South Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147

$10.00 Public | $8 Students/Seniors | Free for FWM Members, Uarts students, faculty and staff
Tickets available via the Lightbox Film Center


About the Participants

Jayson Scott Musson was born in the Bronx, NY in 1977. He received a BFA in photography from University of the Arts and an MFA in painting from the University of Pennsylvania, both in Philadelphia, also attending the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture in Skowhegan, ME in 2011. Musson is represented by Salon 94 in New York and Fleisher/Ollman in Philadelphia. His solo exhibitions include We Sing in A Dead Language, Zidoun-Bossuyt Gallery, Luxembourg City, Luxembourg (2019); Demon All Day, Salon 94 Freemans, New York (2017); The Truth in the Song, Fleisher/Ollman Gallery, Philadelphia (2016); The Grand Manner at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia (2011); and Too Black For BET, Dazed & Confused Magazine Gallery, London, England (2008). His work has been included in group exhibitions at the Whitney Museum of American Art, Lisson Gallery, and Postmasters Gallery, New York; Whitechapel Gallery, London; Galerie Perrotin, Paris; Grimmuseum, Berlin; Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago; David Castillo Gallery, Miami; and Yerba Buena Center for the Arts, San Francisco, among others.



This event is co-presented with The Lightbox Film Center at The University of the Arts

Major support for Jayson Musson: His History of Art has been provided by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage, with additional support from The National Endowment for the Arts, The Wyncote Foundation, and All Ages Productions.

Major support of FWM is provided by the Marion Boulton “Kippy” Stroud Foundation. FWM receives state art funding support through a grant from the Pennsylvania Council on the Arts, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the National Endowment for the Arts, a federal agency. Additional support is provided by Agnes Gund and the Board of Directors and Members of The Fabric Workshop and Museum.

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