The Otolith Group: The Otolith Trilogy

September 6 - 22, 2011, 12:00PM - 6:00PM

20 Ames Street Building E15
Cambridge, MA 02139


 The MIT List Visual Arts Center is pleased to present The Otolith Group’s Otolith Trilogy an interconnected series of films made between 2002 and 2009 that relate scenarios of a speculative future, projected from events in our recent past. Combining fictional narration with archival and documentary footage, the artists create a set of plausible predictive outcomes for the future, from life in the city of the future, to the 22nd Century, when the earth is no longer hospitable to life. The three films Otolith I, Otolith II, and Otolith IIIshow the possible effects of our past and present actions on various aspects of human experience and knowledge, including biology, space travel, urbanism, architecture, economics, media, and culture.


Otolith I: 12:10PM
Otolith II: 12:40PM
Otolith III: 1:30PM 
Otolith I: 2:30PM
Otolith II: 3:00PM
Otolith III: 3:50PM
Otolith I: 4:50PM

There is an 8 minute intermission between screenings.

Video works will be on view in the Bakalar Gallery.

For more information, contact:

Mark Linga
[617] 452-3586