Bill Owens, I bought the lawn in six-foot rolls. It’s easy to handle. I prepare the ground and my wife and son helped roll out the grass. In one day you have a front yard. From the series “Suburbia”, 1973. Gelatin-silver print, 7 x 9 inches. Image courtesy of the artist and Robert Koch Gallery. © Bill Owens

No Festival Required films on Suburbia: “Gimme Green” and “Wagonmasters”

Thu, Jun 19, 7:30 p.m.


Tickets at SMoCA or 480.874.4666


Gimme Green, directed by Issac Brown and Eric Flagg; Wagonmasters, directed by Sam Smartt and Christopher Zaluski. No Festival Required presents two short documentaries that consider two essential elements of suburban living: the perfect lawn and the trusty family station wagon. Screenings were selected to complement SMoCA’s summer exhibition Bill Owens: Suburbia.

SMoCA Lounge doors open at 7:00p. General admission seating. 
No Festival Required films at SMoCA are sponsored by Sechler CPA, PC.