My Only Idol is Reality

Martine Syms

2007 | 00:07:06 | United States | English | Color | Stereo | 4:3 | Video

Collection: Single Titles

Tags: African-American, Documentary, Found Footage, Race, Television

My Only Idol is Reality is a video work created from an excerpt of Season One of MTV’s The Real World. The piece uses repetition as a framework for abstraction   re-recording the video between tape decks until the image begins to break down, along with the conversation.

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