Headmistress Press posted a video of me reading “We Holy Thieves,” a poem from Teeth & Teeth (2018). Thanks to the editors for continuous support of the published poets!
Go Get Warped
Meet Warp, an example of cool art animation by Florent di Bartolo. I discovered this at Rhizome.
The Fringe of Symmetry
I found this videopoem through my friend Laura Mullen, who posted it on facebook. The video is inspired by the poem “Going West” by Maurice Gee. The video is sponsored by the New Zealand Book Council. Fasten your reader’s seat belt. Credits: Film for NZ Book Council Produced by Colenso BBDO and Animated by Andersen… Continue reading The Fringe of Symmetry
Emoticon by Eddo Stern
If this picture doesn't spook you enough, click on it and check out the video by Eddo Stern [via Rhizome]
Towers and Powers
The art of tech, via rhizome.com
787 Cliparts by Oliver Laric
I'm not sure why I take such great delight in this short short animated piece. But I do! Check it out and let me know your response. (time = 1:05 loop) via Rhizome
Welcome to Chris Marker’s Second Life
Film director Chris Marker has told the movies to move over. Check out this article about his newest "world," a virtual one in Second Life. You can see samples of his Second Life archipelago, Ouvroir, and museum, and an interview, as well.
Never-ending Polaroid from Threadless.com on Vimeo. From the threadless website: Bob Nanna: "Never Ending Polaroid" @ the Threadless Chicago Gallery During his "Never Ending Polaroid" project, Threadless staffer Bob Nanna has collected 500+ snapshots of various people including Steve Albini, Kim Deal, Mark Kozelek, Jack McBrayer, Fugazi, Jimmy Eat World, Blink 182, Shirley Manson, Butch… Continue reading Never-ending Polaroid
See the Voice: Visible Verse 2008
Pacific Cinémathèque and curator Heather Haley are seeking videopoem submissions from around the world for the annual Visible Verse screening and performance poetry celebration. Visible Verse is North America’s sustaining venue for the presentation of new and artistically significant videopoetry. Official guidelines: * Visible Verse seeks videopoems, with a 15 minutes maximum duration. * Either… Continue reading See the Voice: Visible Verse 2008
Back to WordArt
Remember WordArt, the font font of the 90s? It’s back in Back to WordArt. Check out this fun 18 seconds by Berlin-based artist Mike Ruiz, a.k.a. Mikey Awesome. (via rhizome)
The Kudzu Chronicles
Check out this video poem about rural Mississippi based on a text by Beth Ann Fennelly.
ZOBOP! at MoMA
Watch Jim Lambie’s dream become real in this video. From the MoMA website: Color Chart celebrates a paradox: the lush beauty that results when contemporary artists assign color decisions to chance, readymade source, or arbitrary system. Midway through the twentieth century, long-held convictions regarding the spiritual truth or scientific validity of particular colors gave way… Continue reading ZOBOP! at MoMA
Frozen: Grand Central
Now THIS is why people want to live in New York. Get the low-down on this happening at the Improv Everywhere blog.
Via Wooster Collective: Last November, Swoon, Chris Stain & The Polaroid Kidd joined together in Paris or a collaboration at the galerie LJBeaubourg. Sofarida has put together a short video documenting the installation.
Peat’s Ode to Keith Haring
Check out Peat Wollaeger’s super tribute to Keith Haring, posted on YouTube. (via Wooster Collective, time = 1:37)