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Guy Sherwin, Peter Campus & The Marx Brothers

Guy Sherwin — Man with Mirror (1976/2011) Peter Campus — Three Transitions (1973) The Marx Brothers — Duck Soup (1933, excerpt)

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Dick Higgins, Steina Vasulka, Vito Acconci, Cap’n Jazz

:-$ The money where the mouth is, the mouth moves currently and currentially. Brakhage was high school besties with Tenney was married to Carolee and Dick and Alison, well, you know, sometimes we forget when we’re thinking about history and … Continue reading

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Alexander Stewart, Michael Bell-Smith, Dave Hickey, Morley Safer

Oh well O L LOL oh. I was reading Frivolity and Unction by Dave Hickey. Here is a pdf so you can too. Alexander Stewart – Pollock! Michael Bell-Smith – Art Tape: Live With / Think About Morley then: Morley … Continue reading

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Sebastian Schmieg – Search by Image, Recursively, Transparent PNG, #1 / Oliver Laric – 787 Cliparts

Maybe you’ve already seen these? If not, maybe you should see them already. Sebastian Schmieg – Search by Image, Recursively, Transparent PNG, #1 Oliver Laric – 787 Cliparts

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PEGGY AHWESH – 73 SUSPECT WORDS

A favorite from an old friend and mentor, Peggy Ahwesh. Peggy’s work is always shifting, always a step ahead and a step to the side. Like so: small gauge punk films, yes feminist, yes Artaud, yes gesture; fidgeted found films; … Continue reading

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THOMAS STEINER – CAMPING CEZANNE

What is meant by painterly in regards to filmmaking? We showed this in June and it was excellent. This is what I wrote about it then: Montagne Sainte-Victoire, a limestone mountain range in Southern France, was immortalized in a series … Continue reading

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OMER FAST – CNN CONCATENATED

OMER FAST – CNN CONCATENATED (click to watch) Omer Fast‘s incredible little Media Snack/tivism piece is somewhere between all breath and breathless. This is the first ten minutes. Where do you think it went next? Do / you / think … Continue reading

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RICK SILVA – PHIL MORTON “COLORFUL COLORADO” (RICK SILVA’S 2011 REMIX)

Many artists are interested in artists using other artists’ art as material for art-making. As an artist, I know that I am interested in making art using other artists’ art as art-making material. Among the artists whose art I’ve used … Continue reading

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