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Cinema Artists-in-Residence

Cinema Artists-in-Residence

Dave Cerf is a filmmaker, musician, sound artist, and software designer based in San Francisco. During his residency, Cerf is creating a unique and dynamic soundscape for the Exploratorium's new Forum, and also composing a new soundtrack for a specially selected work from our cinema arts collection.

Film and video maker Michael Rudnick has presented more than 100 works at various venues including the San Francisco Cinematheque, SFMoMA, the Centre Pompidou, the Cannes Film Festival, and Anthology Film Archives. Rudnick has created a series of high- and low-tide studies along the shore, multiple time-lapse videos from the roof of our new building, and a longer form meditation on time and tide along the Embarcadero.

Paul Clipson is a San Francisco-based filmmaker and experimental film artist whose work involves projected installation and live collaborative performances with sound artists and musicians. He is currently in production on a 16-mm film shot on location around the Exploratorium's new home.

Sam Green is an experimental and documentary filmmaker based in San Francisco and New York. While in residence, Green is working on Fog City, a 16mm cinematic study of fog in the Bay Area that aims to make viewers more aware of the complex systems of wind and water.