Alex Tyson (b. 1985) is an artist working with video, film and sound;
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I'm in Asia/ Southeast Asia/ The South Pacific shooting with Josh Fox for his new film about climate change.


Mountain Fire Personnel is awarded the Prix du Jury La Mobilière, the most innovative short film in international competition, Visions Du Réel / Nyon, Switzerland.

2015.04 Mountain Fire Personnel screenings

Visions Du Reel International Film Festival - Nyon, Switzerland
Official selection / International Premiere
4/18/2015 Capitol Leone Theatre | 4/19/2015 Capitol Fellini

Earth Day: Mass Movement to Mass Extinction International House Philadelphia
Films by Peter Hutton, Leonard Henny, Anna Geyer, Vanessa Renwick, Alex Tyson
Thursday 4/23/2015 7:00PM

Docville 11 - Leuven, Belgium
Official selection / Belgian Premiere
5/5/2015 18:00 | 5/9/2015 17:00 - International Shorts Program

IFS Film Festival - Los Angeles, CA
May 22nd – June 10th 2015

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3 Minutes in America, a new short film collaboration with Vancouver-based photographer Barb Choit, was commissioned for Ciné-Roman: New Works. Curated by J. Louise Makary, presented by Bowerbird on April 17, 2015 in Philadelphia, PA.


Latin America in Construction: Architecture 1955–1980 is now open at MoMA.
Directed by Joey Forsyte, Edited by Alex Tyson & Johnny Woods, with production by Luisa Martinez and Zena Grey.


New music : AQUAGLASS | DG013 / Exotape24, + an interactive site collaboration with Adam Ferriss: AQUACRUSH.


The Mirage, Documentary Feature Film (Editor, Cinematographer) premiers 10.24.2014 at PFF, Philadelphia.


I am screening new work with Trailer Gallery in Umeå, Sweden, in an exhibition organized by artist Lily Benson.
→ The Unnamed Feeling. September 11th -14th, 2014.


My good pals Jesse & Justin Moynihan made a new cartoon. I made some sounds for it. Check out → Manly.


New sound: AQUAGLASS.


I'm in Oregon at the Buchla Electronic Musical Instruments laboratory, directing a new video for the re-issue of the 1973 Music Easel. The video is slated for a release in 2015.


I am shooting and editing a video for Rio de Janeiro based artist Vivian Caccuri at The São Paulo Museum of Modern Art. The piece will be exhibited at the 34° Panorama of Brazilian Art in 2014.


Gasland Part II premiers on HBO, July 08 2013.
I had the pleasure of doing aerial camerawork and editorial assisting on this sequel to Gasland.


Conserving Calder's Circus: Documentary Film at The Whitney Museum. A short film that I edited for The Whitney, produced by El Tigre is now online and IRL at the museum. It features footage by Jean Painlevé and Carlos Vilardebó.


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