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Notes – Screening at Boathouse Microcinema by Roland Dahwen Wu

On Sunday, April 14, THERE ARE NO BIRDS IN THE NESTS OF YESTERDAY is screening at Boathouse Microcinema, alongside work by Pam Minty and Julia Oldham.

Doors at 7.30pm, showing at 8pm. $8 at the door – no advance tickets.

INFO HERE

Notes – De-Canon photo exhibit closing reception by Roland Dahwen Wu

We’re holding an informal closing reception for the De-Canon photography exhibit that has been installed in the library since May. The exhibit features photography by Intisar Abioto, Vi Son Trinh, Dao Strom, and myself.

Sunday, January 27, 2019
6.30pm
De-Canon Library @ Milepost 5
8155 NE Oregon St, Portland, OR

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Notes – «Traveler's Ode» video in Poetry NW by Roland Dahwen Wu

Poetry NW published Dao Strom’s video «Traveler’s Ode» this month.

LINK TO PUBLICATION

Video credits:

Traveler's Ode
music & words: Dao Strom
director: Roland Dahwen
director of photography: Edward Pack Davee
sound recording & mixing: sidony o’neal, Dao Strom, Jim Han
mastered by Timothy Stollenwerk at Stereophonic Mastering
with thanks to Kyle Macdonald
with project support from Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) & Creative Capital Foundation
filmed at Satsop Power Plant, Elma WA
video produced by Patuá Films
daostrom.com
patuafilms.com



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Notes – Screening of «Traveler's Ode» «Three Moons» and «We are all the production line (part V)» by Roland Dahwen Wu

Thank you to everyone who attended last night’s screening at the De-Canon Library at Milepost 5. Special thanks to Dao, Neil, Kyle, Lincoln, Ted, and everyone who made the event possible.

The «Traveler’s Ode» video will be released online soon by Poetry NW.

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Notes – videos in Amsterdam by Roland Dahwen Wu

The FIELD THEORIES videos that I worked on for Samiya Bashir (with keyon gaskin) were recently part of keyon’s NASHA festival in Amsterdam. These are very special artists and I am fortunate to have contributed a small part to this.

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Notes – Dao Strom music video at Satsop Nuclear Power Plant by Roland Dahwen Wu

Last week, we filmed a music video for Dao Strom at the Satsop Nuclear Power Plant in Washington state. Director of photography: Edward P. Davee. Sound recordist and engineer: sidony o'neal. Music and producer: Dao Strom. Very special thanks to Kyle Macdonald. 

Filmed with the Arri Alexa and Ursa Mini.

Notes – Field Day #2 (home school + Cooley Gallery) by Roland Dahwen Wu

thanks to manuel arturo abreu, Stephanie Snyder, Kevin Holden, Victoria, Steven, the Cooley Gallery, and everyone involved in home school's FIELD DAY #2 that happened yesterday. 

i gave a workshop on hospitality and the limits of cinema.

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Notes – claire berrera performance by Roland Dahwen Wu

June 15, 16, 17 — I'm showing a video as part of claire berrera's performance at New Expressive Works. claire has been in residence at N.E.W. and will be presenting work the next three days.

INFO

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Notes – de-canon photography exhibit by Roland Dahwen Wu

Yesterday we installed the de-canon photography exhibit – part of de-canon's residency – and tomorrow (Saturday, May 12) will be the opening reception. 

Featuring the skillful and beautiful work of Intisar Abioto, Vincent Trinh, and Dao Strom.

The exhibit and library installation will be in place through July 28, 2018.

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Notes – FIELD THEORIES by Roland Dahwen Wu

Presentation of FIELD THEORIES (poems and videos) with Samiya Bashir at PCC Cascade. Special thanks to Samiya and Christopher Rose. 

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Notes – screening @ 5th Avenue Cinema by Roland Dahwen Wu

On May 19th, we'll be screening HAFT-SEEN at Portland State University's 5th Avenue Cinema.
We'll also show new works by Jonathan Raissi, Stacey Tran, and myself. 
Screening followed by Q&A, moderated by Takahiro Yamamoto.
Special thanks to Craig Epplin.

May 19
7-9pm
510 SW Hall Street
Portland, Oregon
97201

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Notes – de-canon photography exhibit by Roland Dahwen Wu

As part of de-canon's residency, I'll be showing work in a photography exhibit May 12 – July 28, 2018. 

Photographs by Intisar Abioto, Vincent Trinh, Dao Strom, and myself.

Opening reception Saturday, May 12, 6–8pm
Artists' Milepost 8155 NE Oregon St, Portland OR

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Notes – HAFT-SEEN interview in diaCRITICS by Roland Dahwen Wu

Becky Win interviewed Stacey Tran, Jonathan Raissi and I about our short film «HAFT-SEEN» and it was published in diaCRITICS. Special thanks to Dao Strom, the editor at diaCRITICS for the introduction and for publishing this interview.

Link to interview

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Notes – PICA's Creative Exchange Lab by Roland Dahwen Wu

I'm fortunate to be an artist in residence at PICA's Creative Exchange Lab. On Tuesday, I presented some work:

«We are all the production line (part VI)»
Two-channel film. 8mm. Cassette tape and digital audio.
2018. 7 minutes.

Photo by Roy Perez

Photo by Roy Perez

Notes – screening @ S1 by Roland Dahwen Wu

On Thursday, April 5, at S1, I'll be screening some new work, WE ARE ALL THE PRODUCTION LINE (part V), as well as an except from HAFT-SEEN.

Part of an event celebrating Stacey Tran's new book SOAP FOR THE DOGS.

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Notes – «Field Theories» featured in Cascadia Magazine by Roland Dahwen Wu

Three poems from Samiya Bashir are featured in Cascadia Magazine, along with the video we made together with keyon gaskin, and several still frames from the six «Field Theories» videos.

Link to article and video

 

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Notes – Dao Strom featured on OPB by Roland Dahwen Wu

Dao Strom's work is featured on OPB's Oregon Art Beat, including a few videos that she and I worked on together. 

Link to article and video