Dmitry Kmelnitsky is an interdisciplinary artist/director, the producer of the music project/group KEMELL and an Associate Professor of Multimedia Arts at Loyola Marymount University. Dmitry holds an MFA in Design|Media Arts from UCLA.
Kalim Chan is a new media artist and designer with experience in brand identity development, time-based arts and installation design for Overseas and American markets. Kalim holds an MFA in Design|Media Arts from UCLA.
Art in Context
FILE Electronic Language International Festival // RETHink Art Digital Festival (Rethymno, Crete) // Digital Attraction, International Contemporary Art Exhibition. FZ Fifteen Gallery (New Taipei City, Taiwan) // 404 Festival of Art and Technology (Rosario, Argentina) // Athens Video Art Festival (Athens, Greece) // Festival Miden (Kalamata, Greece) // Urban Nomad Film Festival (Taipei, Taiwan) // ICEBOX 02 Audio/Visual Art Festival(Cape Town, South Africa) // Borderline Festival at Beijing Film Academy (Beijing, China) // Optronica, Festival of Visual Music at British Film Institute (London, UK) // STRP Festival (Heindhoven, Netherlands) // AVion (Bucharest, Romania) // Ping-Pong-Basel at Projektraum M54 (Basel, Switzerland) // Transhift 08 International Festival at Fluorescent Gallery (Knoxville, Tennessee) // Mirror Stage International Video Art Exhibition at Lanitus Foundation (Limassol, Cyprus) // Process of Transformation exhibition at Niche.LA Gallery(Los Angeles, California) // NeMaF2006, 6th Seoul New Media Festival. (Seoul, Korea) // "Not for Profit", exhibition. Central Michigan University Art Gallery. (Mount Pleasant, Michigan)
"Art of the Protest" at Orange County Center for Contemporary Art //“SPaRks” solo exhibition at Gallery 825. Los Angeles Art Association. (West Hollywood. CA) // “Ping-Pong-LA,” Art Platform (Los Angeles, CA) // “Ping-Pong-Miami,” Design District (Miami, Florida) //“Imagined Realities in New Media,” PS Zask Gallery (Pales Verdes, CA) // Snap!, “Motion to Light” exhibition. Snap! Warehouse (Orlanda, Florida) // Spring Arts Collective Gallery. Downtown ArtWalk (Los Angeles, CA) // Glow Festival. (Santa Monica, CA) // Autumn Lights Festival. Pershing Square. (Los Angeles, CA) // Videos at Standard Hotel Downtown (Los Angeles, CA) // Transcendence, solo exhibition at NIVA Museum. Nanjing Institute of Visual Arts. (Nanjing, China) // 809 International New Image Art Festival. 809 International Art District. (Yichang City, China) // “Remnants of the Real,” Laband Gallery. Loyola Marymount University. (Los Angeles, CA) // "Earthlings" at LA Fashion Week. Vibiana. (Los Angeles, CA) // LA Weekly Detour Festival (Los Angeles, CA) // ArtSeen at Union Station. (Los Angeles, CA) // ISEA, International Symposium on Electronic Art (Nagoya, Japan)
Diavolo Performance Space (LA, CA) // Miles Memorial Playhouse (Santa Monica, CA) // Daniel Recital Hall CSULB (Long Beach, CA) // Fowler Museum at UCLA. (Los Angeles, CA) // Grand Performances. (Los Angeles, CA) // “Live Cinema Nights,” Club Glo. ZeroOne/ISEA (San Jose, CA) // John Anson Ford Theater. (Los Angeles, CA) // Kennedy Center for the Perfoming Arts // Duke Performing Arts Center // “Because the Day was Sunny”. Highways Performance Space. (Santa Monica, CA) // Next@19th.(Miami, FL) // The Hub/JCC of San Francisco. // Boston Jewish Music Festival at Tufts University. (Boston, MA) //Santos Party House. (Soho. NYC, NY) // Los Angeles Theater Center (Los Angeles, CA)
Bruce Geller Memorial Prize. "Word Grant"
- Institute for Jewish Creativity -
American Jewish University
"We've Come to Chase Away the Darkness" presented in the "Art of the Protest" Exhibition
- Orange County Center for Contemporary Art-
“SPaRks” in "FILE Hypersonica" Program
- FILE 2017 - Electronic Language International Festival -
São Paulo, Brazil
Nomination for "Best Video and Projection Design" for "The Dig"
- STAGE RAW Theater Awards-
Los Angeles Theater Center
Art renders perspective
Envision | Illumine | Transport