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WexLab: Ohio Shorts

May 13

Artist educator and filmmaker Alex Mangen from Dayton and a group of enthusiastic teens had a wonderful time in the Wexner Center Performance Space on Saturday, Febrary 12 at a workshop designed to help participants prepare to enter the Youth Division of Ohio Shorts. We discussed comedy, reviewed examples, and set up and shot takes all day, as we worked on a comedy short that spoofed an advertisement. We all learned a lot about what it might be like to work on a small independent professional video shoot, and we also viewed some of the videos from 2010 Ohio Shorts Youth Division, fielded questions about the program, and even got in a quick tour of Six Solos too. You can see Alex working with some of the teens in the photo above. And here's the final short Alex and the students made.

Catherine Opie, Untitled #1, 2012

Be sure to RSVP for our Spring Exhibitions Preview on Friday, May 15—and don't miss a conversation with Catherine Opie and Jack Whitten right before the reception.

Stephin Merrit

Magnetic Fields front man Stephin Merritt brings an acoustic set (and longtime bandmate Sam Davol) to our intimate Performance Space on Saturday, May 16.

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