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Video and Language/Video as Language

November 22 – December 30, 1987

 
Gary Hill
Soundings (excerpt), 1979
(revised 1986)
4.3 min., color, stereo
 
As sand is placed on a loud speaker it forms patterns which correspond to the frequency of the sound being transmitted through the speaker. The artist?s punning poem gradually becomes buried with the speaker.
 

   
   
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