FACTORY Weekly

New Haven Museum presents a What Were We Thinking Films series:

FACTORY Weekly, a 10-week dive into the underground, post-industrial history of the New Haven Clock Company Factory with “FACTORY” exhibit curator Jason Bischoff-Wurstle. This series features new archival photos and documentary footage.


 

ep. 1 (10/21/2020) – A Brief History of the New Haven Clock Company Factory

“FACTORY” curator Jason Bischoff-Wurstle introduces the New Haven Museum exhibit, and details a brief history of the New Haven Clock Company factory from the 1850s to the 1960s.

ep. 2 (10/28/2020) – Urban Renewal, Wooster Square and the fate of the New Haven Clock Company

Urban renewal, Wooster Square and the fate of the New Haven Clock Company in the 1950s and ‘60.

ep. 3 (11/04/2020) – The “Sex Ball”

A decadent Beaux-Arts inspired Yale School of Architecture party in the 1980s that was the event of the year for architecture students across New England.



ep. 4 (11/11/2020) – PMVI- The Papier Mache Video Institute

PMVI- The Papier Mache Video Institute, New Haven’s premier DIY avant-garde artists collective that hosted the legendary “1984” exhibition, the largest Elm City underground art show in the 1980s.

ep. 5 (11/18/2020) – The Petaluers and the Hamilton St. Lofts

A completely DIY live/work artists community founded by a troupe of local mimes in the 1980s.

ep. 6 (11/25/2020) – The Brick N Wood International Café

The Brick N Wood International Café – “New Haven’s CBGB” The place to be for underground punk and R&B in the 1980s.

Upcoming Events

Events on November 30, 2020
MUSEUM CLOSED
Starts: 12:00 am
Ends: December 1, 2020 - 12:00 am

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