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Tonsler Park: A film by Kevin Jerome Everson

Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building

Due to the ongoing public health situation, this event is open to Stanford affiliates only; Stanford ID required for entry. Thank you for your understanding. Please follow Stanford Health Alerts for the latest information on university policies.

The Department of Art & Art History presents a screening of Tonsler Park, a film by Kevin Jerome Everson. Tonsler Park observes, in black and white 16mm, the democratic process in action at voting precincts in Charlottesville, Virginia, over the course of Election Day on November 8, 2016.

Q&A with Kevin Jerome Everson will follow the screening. 

RSVP is required. Please note this event is open to Stanford affiliates only. 

Kevin Jerome Everson (b.1965, Mansfield, Ohio) earned his MFA at Ohio University and BFA at the University of Akron. He is currently Professor of Art at the University of Virginia, Charlottesville. Everson was awarded the 2020 Berlin Prize; the 24th Heinz Award in Art and Humanities in 2019; and the 2012 Alpert Award for Film/Video. His films have been the subject of mid-career retrospectives at Harvard Film Archive; Tate Modern; The Whitney Museum of American Art; Centre Pompidou; Cinematek Brussels; and Modern and Contemporary Art Museum, Seoul, and have been featured at the 2008, 2012, and 2017 Whitney Biennial, the 2013 Sharjah Biennial, and the 2018 Carnegie International. 

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