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2014 | 10:00
Mike Kuchar, Adam's Apple
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A 'poet' and a 'painter' discover a malign muse, but their fear and anger keep them young.

—Mike Kuchar

 

Collection: New Releases, Kuchar Archive

Tags: sexuality

2013 | 23:25
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The Battle of Karbala (680) resulted in the death of Hussein, the grandson of prophet Muhammad and all his supporters. This battle is central to Shi'a Muslim belief in which the martyrdom of Hussein is mourned by an annual commemoration, Ashura....

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: history, middle east, religion/spirituality, ritual, war

Doug Hall: An Interview
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This extensive interview with California artist Doug Hall (b. 1944) provides unique insight into the culture and politics of...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: art collective, autobiography, film or videomaking, installation, media analysis, photography, vdb interviews

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West coast artists, Mike Mandel (b.1950) and Larry Sultan (1946-2009) became artistic collaborators in 1972 while both enrolled in the...

 

Collection: New Releases, On Art and Artists, Interviews, Single Titles

Tags: advertisement(s), blumenthal/horsfield interviews, culture jamming, photography

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