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Saturday, April 15 7:00pm

$7 - General Admission
Free for Squeaky Wheel members

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Squeaky Wheel’s events are made possible with generous support by the Arts Council of the Southern Finger Lakes, the Andy Warhol Foundation for the Arts, Erie County Arts & Cultural Funding, the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature, individual members, businesses, and supporters.





Squeaky Wheel is pending certification from Working Artists for the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.) for 2017.


Visions of an Island: Sky Hopinka in Person


Saturday, April 15
@ Squeaky Wheel
General $7 | Free for Squeaky Wheel Members
Presentation followed by a live Q&A with the artist

Milwaukee based artist Sky Hopinka will present a screening of three of his films at Squeaky Wheel. Sky Hopinka’s sensitive, gorgeous works approach both his own heritage and history as a Ho-Chunk Nation national and descendent of the Pechanga Band of Luiseño Indians, as well as the reverberations of the the continuing injustices that confront indigenous peoples. Included in this screening are his award winning films Jaaji Approx (2015) that addresses the filmmakers relationship with his father, wawa (2014), an experimental documentary that features speakers of Chinuk Wawa, a Native American language from the Pacific Northwest, Visions of an Island (2016) which was recently selected to be part of the 2017 Whitney Biennial. Co-presented with PLASMA at UB’s Department of Media Study.