Box Sets

Laura Parnes
2 DVDs | 2013 | 2:15:52
Blood and Guts in Hollywood: Four Works by Laura Parnes
Video Data Bank is proud to present the wonderful work of artist Laura Parnes. This two-volume box set features four video works that highlight her interest in the deconstruction of narrative film conventions, including her reimagining of Kathy...

 

Collection: Box Sets

Tags: body, consumer culture, crime or violence, feminism, installation, mental landscape, music, politics, youth/childhood

Border Art Clásicos (1990-2005)
An Anthology of Collaborative Works by Guillermo Gómez-Peña This "conceptual package" of collaborative videos and writings by leading theorists is a unique opportunity for students, artists and educators to explore the psyche, experimental...

 

Collection: Box Sets

Tags: activism, body, consumer culture, documentation, future, latino/chicano, media analysis, performance

Broad Daylight and Other Times
Kevin Jerome Everson’s prolific body of work is grounded in formalism and combines scripted and documentary elements. The subject matter is the gestures or tasks caused by certain conditions in the lives of African-Americans and people of African...

 

Collection: Box Sets

Tags: african-american, documentary, experimental film, family, found footage, home dvd, labor, mixed media, photography, race

Eduardo Kac
3 DVDs | 2017 | 3:36:13
Eduardo Kac: Telepresence, Bio Art & Poetry [1980-2010]
Video Data Bank is proud to present the pioneering work of Bio Artist Eduardo Kac. This three-disc box set features art works that expand the limits of locality, light, and language. Included is a 119-page monograph containing seven essays that...

 

Collection: New Releases, Single Artist Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: body, interview, media analysis, poetry, technology

Ximena Cuevas
4 DVDs | 2012 | 2:35:28
Half-Lies: The Videoworks of Ximena Cuevas
Video Data Bank is proud to present the wonderful work of prolific video artist Ximena Cuevas in our latest DVD box set, Half-Lies: The Videoworks of Ximena Cuevas. This four volume box set features 25 videos by the award-winning artist, spanning 21...

 

Collection: Single Artist Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: consumer culture, death and dying, expedition/travel, family, feminism, humor, latino/chicano, media analysis, performance, sexuality, youth/childhood

Daniel Eisenberg
3 DVDs | 2011 | 3:23:53
Daniel Eisenberg, POSTWAR: The Films of Daniel Eisenberg
This three-disc DVD box set contains Eisenberg's four thematically connected films - Displaced Person, Cooperation of Parts, Persistence, and Something More Than Night - made between 1981 and 2003, exploring the ongoing implications of the Second...

 

Collection: Single Artist Compilations, Box Sets, Compilations

Tags: architecture, chicago art, city, diary, documentary, european film/video, expedition/travel, experimental film, family, film or videomaking, history, jewish, war

 
5 DVDs | 2010 | 5:36:57
Radical Closure
Curated by Lebanese video artist Akram Zaatari, and originally presented by the Internationale Kurzfilmtage Oberhausen, Radical Closure features works produced in response to situations of physical or ideological closure resulting from war and...

 

Collection: Curated Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: experimental film, landscape, middle east, politics

 
8 DVDs | 1995 | 16:26:00
Surveying the First Decade: Video Art and Alternative Media in the U.S.  1968-19
Since its original release in 1995, this comprehensive two-volume, eight-program package on the history of experimental and independent video curated by Christine Hill was available only on VHS tape. The DVD launch brings this essential tool for...

 

Collection: Curated Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: activism, art history, documentary, feminism, gender, image processing, performance, video history

 
4 DVDs | 1995 | 7:25:25
Surveying the First Decade: Volume 1
This comprehensive anthology on the history of experimental and independent video is an essential tool for teachers, libraries, and researchers. Volumes 1 and 2 include over 16 hours of historic video on eight thematically curated programs,...

 

Collection: Curated Compilations, Box Sets

Tags: feminism, gender, performance, video history