Chelsy Mitchell is a Brooklyn-based filmmaker and photographer with a passion for analog media. She received both her Master and Bachelors of Arts in Media Studies from The New School. Combining time-tested film formats and a sensuous dream-like aesthetic, Chelsy's work inspires a unique feeling of contemporary nostalgia. Last year, her short film 'Perversion', co-directed with Rebecca Louise Tiernan, premiered at the Straight8 screening at Cannes Film Festival 2017.
SUB ROSA by Nicola Collie & Chelsy Mitchell
Exhibiting from 17 May – 30 September 2018 at York Art Gallery, United Kingdom.
SUB ROSA has just been announced as 1 of 100 international contemporary works long-listed in the Aesthetica Art Prize, 2018. It will be published in the Aesthetica Anthology 2018. SUB ROSA is a 3 channel video installation created during her time in the Rabbit Island Residency program 2016.
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