FLATSITTER 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

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9:00 AM to 4:00 PM - Bret Llewellyn Gallery, SET 312: The Bret Llewellyn Gallery is proud to announce {appear.up.here}, a new exhibition and interactive album by FLATSITTER. The exhibition features immersive media environments and music accompanied by an interactive web album. This exhibition opens Thursday, Sept. 3 at 6 p.m. featuring an artist talk and reception at the Bret Llewellyn Gallery – SET 312 in the Engineering and Technology Building.Exhibition runs through Sept. 24, 2015. The interactive web album can be found at appear.flatsitter.com. FLATSITTER is the collaborative work of media artists Jax Deluca and Kyle Marler. They use old and new technologies, combined with elements of performance art, to craft strange and surreal experiences. Their work exists as electronic meditations in an array of formats, such as live expanded cinema performance, web collections, site-specific installation, and live virtual reality experiences. Jax Deluca is the Executive Director of Squeaky Wheel Media Resources and Kyle Marler is an attorney in Buffalo, NY.FLATSITTER has presented at the Ann Arbor Film Festival 2015 (Ann Arbor, MI); In the Soil Festival (St. Catharines, Ontario); Everson Museum of Art (Syracuse, NY); Hallwalls Contemporary Art Center (Buffalo, NY); Burchfield Penney Art Center (Buffalo, NY); and Grave:point Studios at Silent Barn (NYC). FLATSITTER received a New York State Council on the Arts Finishing Funds award distributed by The ARTS Council of the Southern Finger Lakes to complete "In Between Spaces" a public art project that exhibits utopian video works in unexpected spaces. In 2014 & 2015, FLATSITTER held consecutive residencies at the Institute for Electronic Arts (Alfred University, NY) and Signal Culture (Owego, NY). For more information about the Bret Llewellyn Gallery, check us out on social media athttps://www.facebook.com/BretLlewellynGalleryhttps://twitter.com/llewelyngallery​​