Barrick Film Series Presents Jessie Stead

When: May. 4, 2013, 12pm - 5pm
Show Recurring Dates
Recurring Dates:
May. 4, 2013, 12 pm - 5 pm
May. 11, 2013, 12 pm - 5 pm
May. 18, 2013, 12 pm - 5 pm
May. 25, 2013, 12 pm - 5 pm
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Campus Location: Marjorie Barrick Museum / Harry Reid Center
Office/Remote Location: Auditorium


During the month of May the Barrick Film Series presents New York based Filmmaker Jessie Stead. Stead’s single channel motion picture How To Quit Smoking At The Moon Hotel (2013).

The movie will be shown inside of Barrick Museum auditorium during the following days and times:

  • Tue. and Thur., 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
  • Sat., Noon - 5 p.m.


Starring Director Jessie Stead as "a moonlighter" this neo-nocturne details a few small transactions staged in a coin operated elevator at a downloaded lunar hotel. 

Jessie Stead produces and distributes work in overlapping and re-mixable patterns of cinema, installation, music and other forms of cross-disciplined art. Posing as a film director in an on-going real life performance piece, Stead's single channel motion-pictures have been featured internationally. Recent presentations include the Greater New York Cinema exhibition at MoMA PS1, Anthology Film Archives, the London Film Festival and the New York Film Festival. Exhibitions and events orchestrated by Stead and key collaborators including her art-band HARIBO have recently been presented at mixed venues including Peforma 11, Akershus Kunstsenter, Soloway Gallery, nightclubs and many other places.

For more information about the director visit

Admission Information: 

This event is free and open to the public.

Museum Hours:

  • Mon. - Fri., 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    Thur., 9 a.m. - 8 p.m.
    Sat., Noon - 5 p.m.
    Closed Sundays and state and federal holidays.

Suggested contribution:

$5 for adults and $2 for adults 62 and older

Contact Information: 

Name: Alisha Kerlin
Office: MSM 135
Phone: 702-895-3381

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