Sylvia Toy St. Louis Monography
From 3rd of August 30th of September 2018
VisualcontainerTV is proud to present one of the most interesting performer/multimedia artist from the United States.
This is a selected bouquet about the latest 4 year production. Visualcontainer is happy to share the experimental performative research of Sylvia, as moment of inspiration about the boundaries of mind, the body and the media.
QUEEN – 09:47, 2014
PASSAGES, A MYTH – 24:34, 2015
VOICE (excerpt) – 07:54, 2016
THE HARPY – 09:45, 2016
THE VICTIM – 04:05 2016
MERGE – 04:06, 2017
AND SO I SAID – 05:35, 2017
CREDO, A Pilgrim: Character Improv – 02:21, 2017
KILLER JANE – 13:00, 2017
LUCY THE FIRST HUMAN: Lucy Finds a Potato – 03:35, 2017
Sequence 13 – 08:00, 2017
YOU THOUGHT YOU COULD SAY THAT ME – 10:02, 2017
A DAY IN THE LIFE OF A SOUL,Scene 6 – 10:00, 2018
DERMALIAN: Cmdr Pearce Meets The Reenactor’s Guardian – 02:53, 2018
MEMENTO MORI IN THE MIDDLE OF THE NIGHT – 04:38, 2018
Sylvia Toy St. Louis
I am a middle-class, African-American housewife who makes movies in my livingroom. I develop stories; create sets, makeup, costuming and sound/music; and do post all solo. I have exhibited internationally since 2008 and been a fulltime filmmaker since 2015. I have a B.A. in Art/English from the University of Nebraska. My awards: Grand Jury Award in L.A. Neo Noir Film Festival and Hon. Mention/Cinematography in Creative Arts Film Festival. From 1985-2010, I was a touring theater artist and a professional sculptor.