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Ed Rankus, Thorns vs. Roses
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A collage piece. Oppositions of agony and ecstasy are explored. Morticia trims yet another rose stem, while Bugs Bunny takes up Zen. Guilt-wracked, a nun tries furtively to cleans herself of imagined sin. Or attain spiritual release. Various...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: body, religion/spirituality, sexuality

2013 | 12:36
Mike Kuchar, Testimony
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....Everything changes;...child, animal, flower and stone

    ....changing together, dancing alone

          ....Different Tempos

    -All to ONE...

 

Collection: New Releases, Kuchar Archive, Single Titles

Tags: camp, dance

All That Is Solid
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“All that is solid melts into air, all that is holy is profaned, and man is at last compelled to face with sober senses his real conditions of life, and his relations with his kind.”

— Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels, The Communist...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Titles

Tags: image processing, post-colonialism, technology

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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