1. Swiss artist Pipilotti Rist has been pushing the boundaries of video, performance, projection, and how we view ourselves and our bodies since the late 80s.

    In conversation with the Hayward's chief curator, Stephanie Rosenthal, Pipilotti reveals her mission to reconcile our physical selves with the technological world we inhabit.

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  2. The Kingpins
    Spider Nanny, 2013
    Commissioned by Artbank for the series 'Performutations' curated by Daniel Mudie Cunningham

    Cinematographer: Josh Raymond
    Composer: Jared Underwood
    Inflatable Engineer & Production: Marty Jay
    Makeup: Anastasia Zaravinos

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  3. This video was posted in conjunction with the following essay: Melanie LaRosa, "Interview with Video Pioneer Skip Blumberg" JOURNAL OF FILM & VIDEO.

    "Lanesville TV Newsbuggy," "Oriental Magic Show with a man in a box and a barbarian," and "Meese and Youse" plus live pirate TV studio interviews and phone calls.

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  4. Episode 6 of a 7 part documentary series about Kaldor Public Art Project 27: 13 Rooms.

    13 Rooms
    11-21 April 2013
    Pier 2/3, Hickson Road
    Walsh bay, Sydney

    Curated by:
    Klaus Biesenbach
    Hans Ulrich Obrist

    Marina Abramović
    Allora and Calzadilla
    John Baldessari
    Simon Fujiwara
    Damien Hirst
    Joan Jonas
    Xavier Le Roy
    Laura Lima
    Roman Ondák
    Tino Sehgal
    Santiago Sierra
    Xu Zhen
    Clark Beaumont

    Kaldor Public Art Project #27, entitled 13 Rooms, brings together 13 famous artists and more than 100 performers to present an innovative group exhibition of ‘living sculpture’ within 13 purpose-built rooms. This groundbreaking event will run for 11 days and has been curated by renowned museum directors and curators Hans Ulrich Obrist, Co-director of London’s Serpentine Gallery, and Klaus Biesenbach, Director of MoMA PS1 in New York.

    Originally commissioned as ‘11 Rooms’ by Manchester International Festival, the International Arts Festival RUHRTRIENNALE 2012-2014 and Manchester Art Gallery, this landmark exhibition will now be extended and presented at Pier 2/3 in Sydney’s Walsh Bay including new and re-imagined works, specially commissioned for this project, by some of the most celebrated artists spanning six continents.

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  5. Hollywood Burn is an anti-copyright epic constructed entirely from hundreds of samples pirated from the Hollywood archive. It pits a righteous league of video pirates against the evil tyrant Moses and his Copyright Commandments. Determined to alter the present by changing the past, the pirates travel back to 1955 to construct the ultimate weapon: an Elvis Presley video-clone.

    Part sci-fi + rom com + biblical epic + action movie, this remix manifesto adopts the tactical responses of the parasite, feeding off the body of Hollywood and inhabiting its cinematic codes. The unwitting all-star cast includes Elvis Presley, Charlton Heston, Jack Sparrow, Monkey Magic, Bette Davis, Batman, Jaws, Jesus, the Hulk, the Hoff and the Ghostbusters.

    Completed over 4 years in collaboration with artist Sam Smith, Hollywood Burn is freely available to view, clone, share, or screen and can be streamed or downloaded here. Or please get in touch if you'd like a free hi-res screener file.

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