Video Artist - Director - Editor
Alex Pelly is a filmmaker and video artist based in Los Angeles.
After graduation from USC's School of Cinematic Arts in 2008, she came up through the creative community surrounding internet radio station DUBLAB. She continues to do live video art for their events and also hosts a monthly live-streamed audiovisual show called PELLYVISION.
Creating projections and video installation for music and parties around Los Angeles since 2009, Alex designed live shows for synth pop band ESP from 2011-2013, and was resident visualist for underground techno party, Perpetual Dawn from 2015-2017. She continues to design shows for noise duo Telecaves.
From 2009-2014, she was a director and editor at The Masses, a collective of filmmakers founded by Matt Amato and Heath Ledger, where she directed various music videos and co-edited feature film, The Makings of You.
From 2015-2018 she was employed by Buzzfeed as Supervising Video Editor for Branded Content, where she cut a variety of scripted and unscripted short form content as well as managed staff and freelance editors.
These days, she is working freelance as a director, editor and video artist. She is immersed in video art that blends analog feedback and processing with modular video synthesis and 2D animation. She has shown work at The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA, Gagosian Gallery in Beverly Hills, Hauser and Wirth in Los Angeles, Coaxial Arts, and as part of LA Weekly's Artopia.