DAVID KAGAN
Ghana!
I'll be traveling to West Africa in April to do a collaborative project with Ghanaian musicians. It will be interesting to see what happens...
Interview with Other People's Pixels
Here's a recent interview about my work on the OPP Blog -

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Art Matters 2011 Grant Recipient
I'm very pleased to announce that I've been awarded a grant to execute a project in Ghana in early 2012.

More information here.
Upcoming Screening - April 13, 2011
My short film, "Eye Blue Blue McCarthy" will be included in an upcoming screening thematically titled "Do Me".

Where: Invisible Dog Art Center
51 Bergen Street
Brooklyn, NY

When: Wednesday, April 13
7 PM

Come out and say hi, and maybe buy a record so I can pay the rent this month. ;)
Watch Thesis Preview
One of eight videos featured in my thesis show, The Year In Review.

Click here.
MFA Thesis Exhibit - December 15, 2010-January 15, 2011
I am pleased to present the culmination of three years of study, The Year In Review.

Hunter College MFA Thesis Exhibition
On view December 15, 2010-January 15, 2011
Opening reception: Wednesday, December 15, 6-8 pm

Live performances by the artist on opening night and periodically throughout run of the show.

Hunter College/Times Square Gallery
450 West 41st Street
Between 9th & 10th Avenue
New York, NY 10036

Gallery Hours: Tuesday-Saturday, 1-6 pm
Extended hours, Tuesdays 6-9 pm

www.hunter.cuny.edu/art/galleries
Live performance this Friday, Feb 19th @ Flux Factory's inaugural show

As part of Flux Factory's inaugural opening bash, I will be doing a live performance featuring my new pop single, "Self-Help."

The piece, done in collaboration with musician David Bohl, is a paean to the quest for personal fulfillment, and its title track is destined to burn up iPod playlists all over town.


When: Friday, February 19th, 8 PM - 12 PM

Where: Flux Factory, 39-31 29th Street, Long Island City, NY 11101

By Train: 7 to Queensboro Plaza
N,W to 39 Av.
E,V,R to Queens Plaza
F to 21st St.

For more info click here
NEW CONTENT UP > VIDEO SECTION

The last four episodes of the twelve part THE REDACTED BUNNY series is now online in the Video section. Czech it out.
COMING SOON - NEW VIDEOS (MY DEAD GAY SON)

I'm currently editing the last four installments of THE REDACTED BUNNY (which comprise a piece titled My Dead Gay Son). Newly deceased Bunny Boy comes down from heaven to comfort Mom and save the collapsing art market, but generally wreaks havoc in the process.

Will post in the very near future!
NEW CONTENT COMING SOON - 2010

The last quadrilogy of THE REDACTED BUNNY project, "My Dead Gay Son," will be posted very soon (as well as an associated photo series). Tell your friends and loved ones and check back often.
Shirin Neshat Film Workshop - March/April 2009

I recently had the pleasure of meeting and working with Shirin Neshat and Shoja Azari.

Click here to read about it.
Hunter College MFA Open Studios - Friday/Saturday April 3 & 4

When: Friday April 3rd, 6-10 pm, Saturday April 4th, 2-6 pm

Where: 450 W. 41st Street (between 9th & 10th Ave)
New York, NY 10036

Directions: A,C,E to Port Authority, 1,2,3,N,R. to Times Square

Details here
MAs Curate MFAs Exhibit Reviewed on blog - 3/15/09

Check out this great review of my work/our show on Gallery Crawl...

Click here
3/2/09 Website created & group show opens next week

At last, official web presence...

My three-channel video installation, SERIAL/BOX, will be on view as part of the MAs Curate MFAs exhibition at the Hunter College Times Square Gallery. Opening reception is Thursday, March 5, 2009. The show runs from March 5 - April 18.

Click here for more info.
Oldie But Goodie - 11/13/08
Snarky review of my work at the Hunter Open Studios, Fall '08.

Check it out here
Open Studios, Fall '08 Blog
Click here for short write up and photo.
Abstract, "poetic" review of Hunter Mid Program, 12/08
Click here to read.