The new Metro Art: Digital Shorts series at 7th St/Metro Center and Hollywood/Highland Stations features animation and video by artists Adebukola Bodunrin, Caress Reeves, Jantsankhorol Erdenebayar (Jantsa), Jisoo Chung, Kiel Johnson and Rebecca Bruno with
Runners passing through 7eSt/Metro Center and Hollywood/Highland stations should keep their eyes peeled for a new series of short Metro Art videos on large format digital screens in stations.
The new Metro Art: Digital Shorts series offers cyclists small pieces of motion-themed video and animation art. The videos are brief interludes interspersed with informative and advertising content from Metro. The pilot project includes six animations and videos created by artists.
Discover them here:
The video art is also featured on the Metro Art and Metro Instagram accounts, as well as the Metro Art website.
Call for Artists • 2022 Artist Pool for Digital Media Opportunities
If you’re an artist wondering how you could showcase your own digital artwork on a Metro display in the future, you’re in luck!
Along with the release of Metro Art: digital short films, Metro Art has just launched a Call for Artists. The RFP initiates Metro Art’s first-ever artist pool for digital media opportunities. Artists who work in digital media – including video, digital animation, stop-motion, single-channel video and performance video documentation – are welcome to apply. The call for artists for the 2022 Artist Pool for Digital Media Opportunities is open until Wednesday, August 31, 2022 at 5 p.m. PDT.
Click here to learn how to submit your work and for information about an online information session scheduled for Thursday, July 14 at 12 p.m.
Click here to learn more about the six video works currently seen on digital screens at 7e/Metro Center and Hollywood/Highland Stations.
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