Kerry Laitala

San Francisco, CA

Laitala has been the recipient of numerous awards, including two Golden Gate Awards from the San Fracisco International Film Festival and awards from the Princess Grace Foundation, and has exhibited internationally including solo shows at the Edinburgh International Film Festival and the Cinematheque Francaise and at ACMI (Australian Centre for the Moving Image) in Melbourne, Australia. She has has been making moving image art for over 25 years from expanded cinema (performance-based) works to installations to single channel films and video works.

Conjuror’s Box

(Kerry Laitala, 2011)

Laitala recently finished the hand-made, hand-processed films entitled the "Muse of Cinema Series". Conjuror's Box, the last work in the series, was made using several D.I.Y.collage techniques including: CINEGRAMMING, hand-painting,...