Screenings - Digital Video Art

Note: each student is responsible to see ALL of these screenings. If you are absent or leave class early and miss a piece, you must arrange to come to my office hours, Wednesdays 2 - 3pm to view the work.

 

Screening 1: Video Art
Monday, August 31
Water Walk (on "I have a Secret" TV Show) by John Cage 1960 9"
Global Groove by Nam June Paik 1973 3"
Semiotics of the Kitchen by Martha Rosler 1975 5" 30
Selected Works - Reel 6 (excerpt) by William Wegman 1972 10"
The Reflecting Pool by Bill Viola 1977-79 7"
Wednesday, September 2
The Amateurist by Miranda July 1998 14"
Barbie's Audition by Joe Gibbons 1994 14"
It Wasn't Love by Sadie Benning 1991 14"
Stamping in the Studio by Bruce Nauman 1968 5"
Vertical Roll (excerpt) by Joan Jonas 1972 20"
Three Transitions by Peter Campus 1973 5"
Selected Works by William Wegman 1972 8:45"

 

Screening 2: Video Art of the 1970's & 90's - Performers
Monday, September 14 / Wednesday September 16
Double Vision (excerpt) by Peter Campus 1971 14" 22
The Red Tapes Part II (excerpt) by Vito Acconci 1976 10" (excerpt)
Mitchell's Death by Linda Montano 1977 22" 20
A Place Called Lovely by Sadie Benning 1991 14"

 

Screening 3a: Visual Form in Film & Video
Wednesday, September 23
Ancient of Days by Bill Viola 1979-81 15"
At Land (film) by Maya Deren 1944 15"
Nerve Language by Edward Rankus 1995 10"

 

Screening 3b: Visual Form in Early Video Art
DUE for Monday, September 28
Anthem by Bill Viola 1983 11"
Un Chien Andalou (film) by Luis Buñuel 1929 17"
Meshes of the Afternoon (film) by Maya Deren 1943 14"

 

Screening 4: Documentary
October 19-28
Loss Prevention by Jeanne Finley & John Muse 2000 17"
Koyaanisqatsi (Life out of balance) (film) by Godfrey Reggio w/ Phillip Glass 1975-1982 17"
High School (film) by Frederick Wiseman 1968 32"
History And Memory by Rea Tajiri 1991 32"
Les Glaneurs et la glaneuse (The Gleaners and I) (film) by Agnes Varda 2000 82"

 

Screening 5: Appropriation & More History
November 18 - December 3, 2015
Soundings by Gary Hill 1979 18"
Art Herstory by Hermine Freed 1974 20"
Spin by Brian Springer 1995 57" 30
Technology/Transformation: Wonder Woman by Dara Birnbaum 1979 5" 45
Love Songs #1: blow (#2) by Art Jones 2001 3" 35
BLO Nightly News by Igor Vamos 1993 30"
Fade to Black by Tony Cokes 1990 32"

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