Film Screening

Thursday, March 24, 2011
Luke Fowler's A Grammar for Listening (Parts 1-3) Luke Fowler's A Grammar for Listening (Parts 1-3)

Date + Time

Thursday, March 24, 2011
7:00 p.m.


Phyllis Wattis Theater


Luke Fowler, 2009, 60 min., three 16mm films

In conjunction with Bill Fontana: Sonic Shadows, this program expands on a history of sound artists and musicians exploring ambient noise, environmental sound, and field recording. Fowler's filmic collaborations with artists Eric La Casa, Lee Patterson, and Toshiya Tsunoda establish a meaningful dialogue between looking and listening.


Introduced by Tanya Zimbardo, assistant curator of media arts, SFMOMA

Admission + Ticketing

$5 general; free for SFMOMA members or with museum admission (requires a free ticket, which can be picked up in the Haas Atrium).

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Image: Luke Fowler, A Grammar For Listening (still), 2009; photo courtesy of Lux