Antumbrae Intermedia Events presents Optic Antics ATX Festival

Ken Jacobs
Photo courtesy of Antumbrae Intermedia Events

The Optic Antics ATX Festival will include film screenings, lectures, and music.

Ken Jacobs is a restless innovator of cinematic and digital experimentation. His Nervous Magic Lantern performances illuminate the screen in a myriad of 3D forms – no special glasses required. A breathtaking and all-around mystifying head/body experience without the use of electronics or film-based effects. The performance will be accompanied by live musical soundtracks.

diNMachine makes amoebic dance-rock and known for their work that infuses Indian, African & South American styles with jazz & avant-garde composition.

The festival includes:

  • September 21 - Ken Jacobs film screening at Austin Film Society, AFS Cinema
  • September 22 - Ken Jacobs lecture and films at Art + Art History Building Auditorium, University of Texas
  • September 23 - Drum Workshop and Stop Motion Orchestra: How to Quit Crack at Museum of Human Achievement
  • September 24 - Nervous Magic Lantern performance w/diNMachine at First Street Studio
  • September 25 - ​SoundSpace: Michael Schumacher (diNMachine) at Blanton Museum

Event Details


9.25.16 | 1:00 pm
9.24.16 | 8:00 pm
9.23.16 | 6:00 pm
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9.22.16 | 4:00 pm
9.21.16 | 7:30 pm


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Austin, TX 78702

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Austin, TX 78701


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