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The Natural Look, Steve Reinke
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There is no future in reproduction. I have no concern with any species extending itself through time. You think you have given birth to a baby, when really you have given birth to a bus driver, or tax collector. Instead I'm interested in the...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: body, found footage, humor, lgbtq, mental landscape, sexuality

Louis Henderson, A Walk With Nigel
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A Walk with Nigel is a video essay that constructs a dialogue between two artists from two different times, between movement and stillness, between speech and silence. An archaeological study of a community, reawakening the archive in...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: history, memory, photography

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The Videofreex conduct first person interviews on the final day of the Woodstock festival, documenting detox efforts, clean-up logistics, and helicopter retreats. 

 

Collection: New Releases, Videofreex Archive

Tags: documentation

Ryan Trecartin: An Interview
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In this interview, Los Angeles-based artist and filmmaker Ryan Trecartin (b. 1981) discusses his personal interests and motivations...

 

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

Tags: family, gender, interview, lgbtq, media analysis, multimedia, performance, vdb interviews, visiting artists program, visual art

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