Clint Enns: Prepare to Qualify

Gallery 1C03


Clint Enns, Prepare to Qualify, 2008, circuit bent atari, 3:08 (Colour, Stereo) - Image courtesy of the artist

send + receive: a festival of sound, in partnership with Gallery 1C03, presents:

Prepare to Qualify
An installation by Clint Enns

November 23 - December 11, 2010

at Gallery 1C03
Public artist's talk: Friday, November 26 at 12:30 p.m. at Gallery 1C03
A circuit bent Atari filled with self-doubt struggles to qualify as "good" or "valid" art.
Clint Enns is a video artist and filmmaker from Winnipeg, Manitoba, whose work primarily deals with moving images created with broken and/or outdated technologies. His work has shown both nationally and internationally in installations, festival screenings, alternative spaces and micro-cinemas. He has recently completed a master's degree in mathematics at the University of Manitoba, and his interests include model theory of rings and modules, structuralist film, destructuralist video, and mathematics in art.
send + receive
is an international festival in Winnipeg that advances the discipline of sound art, and is one of the few annual media arts festivals in North America focusing exclusively on sound-based work. It has become an invaluable opportunity for showcasing the innovative work of Manitoban, Canadian and international artists. send + receive addresses the need for a critical and intimate platform for audio based art. With feedback from the public, collaborating arts groups, and artists, send + receive meets the creative and technical needs of professional artists. This year's festival will be presented at various venues across Winnipeg from November 23 - 28, 2010.
end+receive gratefully acknowledges the financial support of the Winnipeg Arts Council, Canada Council for the Arts and the Department of Canadian Heritage.

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