ASL interpretation of Deborah Stratman’s HACKED CIRCUIT (2014) at San Francisco Cinematheque’s CROSSROADS 2014

"I took the opportunity to make a manual for shooting. These are the first few pages. As I work, new entries are added."



UK quad for TWO YEARS AT SEA (Ben Rivers, UK, 2011)

Designer: Sam Ashby [see also]

Poster Source: Sam Ashby Studio

We are hard at work installing this weekend’s three-channel projection of A Spell To Ward Off Darkness…. its not to be missed.

The 1926 animated short “Koko’s Queen,” an “Out of the Inkwell” cartoon, is one of many American silent films found at the EYE Filmmuseum in Amsterdam. (National Film Preservation Foundation )


SERVICE OF THE GOODS (2013) by Jean-Paul Kelly screening in Program 10 at CROSSROADS 2014

HACKED CIRCUIT (2014) by Deborah Stratman screening in CROSSROADS 2014: Program 8. April 6, 3PM…


Screens in CROSSROADS 2014: PROGRAM 8 on April 6, 3PM

Film Film Film, Fyodor Khiruk, 1968

Film Film Film, Fyodor Khiruk, 1968

Shoreditch: Experimental Music School 1969

This vintage (1969) BBC program looks at “experimental music education,” of the time. We’re not sure if it’s the most awesome thing ever – or the most disturbing. Either way, it’s a fascinating look at how some of the avant garde musical approaches of the day – including electronics and system music -  were brought into the classroom.


Picture This: Films Chosen by Artists PDF

Steve Gallagher (Ed.), Published in 1987

Essays by Vito Acconci, John Baldessari, Ericka Beckman, Barbara Bloom, Barbara Broughel, Jennifer Bolande, John Carson, Jim Casebere, Andrea Fraser, Dan Graham, Chris Hill, Silvia Kolbowski, Barbara Kruger, Louise Lawler, Daniel Levine, Robert Longo, John Maggiotto, Tim Maul, Peter Nagy, David Robbins, and Lynne Tillman.

(via keyframedaily)


This should be in anyone’s volume of How to Take Great Photographs.

From the latest Artforum: [caption:] “Jack Smith, Irrational Landlordism of Bagdad (a.k.a. Material Landlordism of Bagdad, a.k.a. The Secret of the Brassiere Factory), 1977. Performance view, Cologne Art Fair, Germany, October 26–31, 1977. Photo: © Jack Smith Archive, courtesy Gladstone Gallery.”

Lewis Klahr “Sixty Six” at Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London Lewis Klahr “Sixty Six” at Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London

Lewis Klahr “Sixty Six” at Anthony Reynolds Gallery, London