Symposium Locations

Monday, Aug 13

Opening reception, 5 pm at a winery

Tickets are limited and will sell out! Location emailed with your receipt.

Tuesday and Wednesday, Aug 14-15

Ives Hall, Warren Auditorium
Sonoma State University (SSU), Rohnert Park, CA

Entering the campus, please purchase a parking pass ($5, cash) at a parking kiosk. We recommend entering the campus from E. Cotati Ave, drive a very short distance on Sequoia Way, to the parking kiosk. They will sell you the pass, and direct you to the nearest parking lot

Directions to Sonoma State University

Location of Ives Hall (interactive map)

Thursday, Aug 16

Sebastopol Center for the Arts

282 S. High Street, Sebastopol, CA. Free parking.

Lodging near SSU

  • Oxford Suites Sonoma County, Rohnert Park
  • Good Nite Inn, Rohnert Park
  • Doubletree by Hilton Hotel, Rohnert Park
  • Hotel Petaluma, Petaluma
  • Sheraton Sonoma County, Petaluma
  • Astro Motel, Santa Rosa
  • Flamingo Conference Resort & Spa, Santa Rosa
  • The Sandman, Santa Rosa
  • Hyatt Regency Sonoma Wine Country, Santa Rosa
About Center for Visual Music

CVM is a 501(c)3 nonprofit archive devoted to visual music, experimental animation and abstract media. CVM's archives house the world's largest collection of visual music resources. The collections include film/video/digital media and related papers, books, monographs, artwork, animation process materials, documentation, photography, equipment and artifacts. CVM owns the films and papers of Oskar Fischinger, plus many animation drawings, and the original research collection of animation historian William Moritz. Film preservation is a core part of CVM's mission. CVM's films, programs, and presentations are regularly featured at museum exhibitions, cinematheques, universities, archives and symposia worldwide.

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