Art Uncovered

Premiere DateMay 19, 2015
00:00 Thomas Intro
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01:18 Jonathan Monaghan part 1
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03:37 Good Bye Mary Lou Angels of Light
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06:39 Jonathan Monaghan part 2
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09:53 Just a Whim The Beets
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12:49 Jonathan Monaghan part 3
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16:33 Lovelier Girl Beach House
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19:24 Jonathan Monaghan part 4
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22:34 Will Get Fooled Again Max Tundra
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25:55 Jonathan Monaghan part 5
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28:23 Hitch Hike - Liliput
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30:59 Jonathan Monaghan part 6
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34:10 The Horse Beach Fossils
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36:46 Jonathan Monaghan part 7
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38:44 Oh OKAY
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43:41 Finish
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Still from Loving You is Cherry Pie

Jonathan Monaghan makes short films that combine high end computer animation, with surreal and fantastical scenes drawn from religious themes, popular culture and history. In one of his pieces we watch a polar bear that resembles one of those from the popular coca-cola ad campaign, slowly staggering around in a shapeless black space, only to realize after three minutes, that we’ve been watching the bear as it slowly dies. Another piece, which Jonathan discusses on the show, features a lion, a black eagle, some medical devices, and a beheading. His piece Escape Pod was shown as part of a solo show at Bitforms Gallery here in New York.

Still from Escape Pod

Still from Escape Pod

[vimeo] http://vimeo.com/23559370 [/vimeo]

[vimeo] http://vimeo.com/15284027 [/vimeo]

Host Thomas
Thomas grew up in Northern California where he fell in love with music and photography while going to punk shows and shooting skate photos. He photography in college, which may or may not qualify him to host an…

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