Michael O'Reilly Art

This video combines colorized Pixelvision and standard Pixelvision interviews, video beamed from the space shuttle Discovery and English language records from the 1940's to explore the relationship between the maker and his family and friends utilizing a complex soundtrack and heavily layered images.

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Michael O'Reilly Art

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GLASS JAW was one of the first things I made over 20 years ago and it remains the piece through which people know me best. The melding of aural, verbal and visual elements is some of the best work I have done. This melding is what is closest to my heart…


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GLASS JAW was one of the first things I made over 20 years ago and it remains the piece through which people know me best. The melding of aural, verbal and visual elements is some of the best work I have done. This melding is what is closest to my heart when creating media, and I try to embrace that in the media I make, even if it is strictly media for money. I joke that I am like a doctor in that I am affiliated with a hospital (the PBS station for which I work) but with a private commercial practice (PORTIA PRODUCTIONS), as well as a lab where I experiment (the results of which can be found on this page) and a long and varied career teaching at workshops and universities.

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