Robert Adams – “Turning Back” (2012)

In conjunction with the museum’s spring 2007 exhibit “Robert Adams: Turning Back” we sent Daniel Houghton ’06 to Oregon to interview photographer Robert Adams. Robert Adams (born May 8, 1937) is an American photographer who has focused on the changing landscape of the American West. His work first came to prominence in the mid-1970s through […]

Jon Rafman – “You, The World and I” (2012)

When Orpheus’ beloved Eurydice dies, he cajoles his way into the underworld with his musical charms and his lyre. Wanting her but not her shade, he cannot forbear looking back to physically see her and so loses her forever. In this modern day Orphean tale, an anonymous narrator also desperately searches for a lost love. […]

ASX.TV: Karine Laval – “Inferno” (2012)

INFERNO (2:01) Created by Karine Laval Featuring Daniel Smith & Christophe Doloire from TheSwimmingPools SYNOPSIS Inferno (2:01) Created by artist Karine Laval, features Daniel & Christophe Doloire from TheSwimmingPools. The pool becomes a metaphor for a mirror that reflects the surrounding world, echoing physical dissolutions and shifting states of the mind as the water blurs […]

ASX.TV: Zoe Strauss – “Studioscopic: Zoe Strauss” (2011)

  Philadelphian, Zoe Strauss is a conceptual artists and photographer. She is well known for her striking, honest and often unnerving photographs of America that she decribes as “the beauty and struggle of everyday life.” Her career is skyrocketing with her second solo exhibit at Bruce Silverstein Gallery in NY and the release of her […]