New Releases

Videofreex, Hells Angels with Sandy Alexander
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In February 1970, the Freex visit the garage of the Hells Angels to informally discuss American politics and motorcycle maintenance. In this video, David Cort leads an extensive interview with the group’s president, Sandy Alexander. A five-year...

 

Collection: New Releases, Videofreex Archive, Single Titles

Tags: documentation, politics

Year of the Spawn, Matt Wolf
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Year of the Spawn is an archival collage inspired by the synonymous song by the “gay church folk” band The Hidden Cameras. Wolf interpreted the song as an anthem for doomed youth. Having recently finished the historical film...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: found footage, history, lgbtq, music video

Shuddhabrata Sengupta: An Interview
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In this interview, Indian artist Shuddhabrata Sengupta (b. 1968) discusses his role in the initiation of the Raqs Media Collective, a Delhi-...

 

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

Tags: activism, art collective, artist spaces, asian-american, conceptual art, documentation, interview, language, vdb interviews

Paweł Wojtasik, Nine Gates
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Wojtasik's Nine Gates explores the possibility of transcendence through sexual passion: averting the gaze from the objectification of the other, the female body or the obscure enemy, to the vast and microscopic details of the body...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: body, poetry, sexuality

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