From May 26 to July 1, 2018, Haiti-based visual artist/cinematographer Maksaens Denis will be exhibiting a multi-media installation at FiveMyles Gallery. The opening will take place on Saturday, May 26, from 4:00 to 7:00pm at the gallery. [FiveMyles Gallery is located at 558 St. Johns Place, Brooklyn, New York.]
Description: Maksaens Denis graduated from École Supérieure de Réalisation Audiovisuelle, a Parisian audio-visual school, in 1992. While freelancing for French television channels such as Canal+, Arte, and Mezzo, he participated in various artistic residencies notably in Burkina Faso, Los Angeles, Khartoum, and Montreal. By 2009, he was participating and curating art shows, and in 2010, he won the Blachère Foundation prize for his “36 Seconds” installation at the Contemporary Art Biennale in Dakar, Senegal. Known for his artistic video practice, Denis is a visionary pioneer of the moving image, whose influence has global resonance.
[Photo of Maksaens Denis by Antoine Tempé. Source: http://antoinetempe.photoshelter.com/image/I0000D15v_BwoWN0]
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