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with a poem and music created by @davidyockeljr, during our two weeks in new york i animated a new short film premiering this friday at #westbethgallery as part a #nyfafellows event. "Decensortized- A Safe Space" curated by David Terry Westbeth Artists Housing 55 Bethune Street New York, NY 10014 Opening is August 5th from 6-9 pm sadly, i cannot attend, but if you can, be sure to create your own #pollackflavor #sticker for the wall!
“Tired Tongues” at Westbeth Gallery!
In between teaching at SVA for the past two weeks, David Yockel Jr. and I completed a film for the NYFA fellows exhibition “Decensortized: A Safe Space” opening THIS Friday, August 5th, from 6-9pm at Westbeth Gallery (55 Bethune Street NY,NY).
The film is made up of over five hundred Pollack Flavor Co. stickers I found by the roll in a dumpster a few years ago. I wrote David’s poem, word by word, on each sticker, and we photographed them throughout Brooklyn over several sticky, sweaty days! Though in hindsight I would have shot even more frames per sticker, I am super psyched with the results, and will definitely be putting the stickers to use again in the future. If you would like to express yourself through flavor stickers this Friday, head on over the Westbeth Gallery…there will be stickers there waiting for your own hand drawn message!