“We built this vibrating guy, had a counter-weight on a flexi-shaft, put it on the inside of a rubber head and put it on a dummy’s body. The head went b-brrah-b-brrah-b-brrah (vibrated like a paint mixer). That was entirely Gord’s idea. We went out on a limb on it, we built it and they brought us down to New York for a camera test, and we presented it and they liked it. “
Things Dale Peterson will do if elected Alabama Agriculture Commissioner: 1) Edit with lots of jump cuts. 2) Accidentally shoot people with his insanely poor trigger discipline. 3) Continue to wear what look to be Old Navy maternity jeans.
"Reeling" is a looping video installation and the first of my "Weird Feelings" videos.
Anticipation is its own special euphoria. Pre-excitement for the actual excitement. It can be the best part of road trips, first dates, holidays and birthdays.
"Reeling" was created by cutting up an instructional bass fishing VHS tape into the classic fishing actions (casting, reeling, catching and release) then re-assembling some of the most exciting moments.
"Almost immediately, the complex theological and political issues at hand were reduced to a regrettable polarization of two mutually-exclusive fundamentalisms: stringent religious orthodoxy and free speech. My modest aspiration in this reflection is to attempt to think beyond the either-or of rigid orthodoxy and free speech—an admittedly difficult task in a political context that privileges the comfortable satisfactions of easy dichotomies."