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Americans in Florence/Europeans in Florence Long Beach Museum of Art.

Long Beach Museum of Art.

Long Beach Museum of Art Video Archive, circa 1970-2000. (CMalG)2693-336

Available at Special Collections  SPECIAL COLLECTIONS - CONTACT REFERENCE  (2006.M.7 Box 2 (E.197501.Ame) ) and other locations()

  • Title:
    Americans in Florence/Europeans in Florence Long Beach Museum of Art.
  • Variant Title: Title on container: Americans/Europeans in Florence
  • Author/Creator: Long Beach Museum of Art.
  • Creation Date: [1975]
  • Physical Desc.: original. 6 videocassettes of 6 (U-Matic) (ca. 264 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 3/4 in..
    1 videodisc of 1 (DVD) (ca. 264 min.) : sd., col. and b&w ; 4 3/4 in. use copy..
  • Summary: This exhibition surveyed work by American and European artists produced by the renowned video gallery Art/Tapes/22 in Florence, Italy. The exhibition was curated by David Ross and Maria Gloria Bicocchi and held at the Long Beach Museum of Art from Jan. 12-Feb. 16, 1975.
    Two works discussed in the exhibition catalog are missing from these exhibition tapes: The Florence Tape by John Baldessari and Video Souvenir by Daniel Buren.
  • Language: English
  • Notes: Founded in Florence by Bicocchi in 1973, Art/Tapes/22 operated for three years as Europe's first video art production and distribution studio, with an international residency program for artists.
    Title from label.
    This work is on the following tape: VE6a-f.
    Program A: 1. Morir d'amore ; No title / Urs Lüthi (1974) (16 min.) -- 2. Theme song / Vito Acconci (1974) (30 min.).
    Program B: 1. Merlo / Joan Jonas (1974) (16 min.) -- 2. Then / Allan Kaprow (1974) (25 min.) -- 3. Vitex agnus castus / Joseph Beuys (1972) (12 min.).
    Program C: 1. Body music I ; Body music II / Charlemagne Palestine (1973-1974) (20 min.) -- 2. Stay tuned / Alberto Pirelli (1974) (10 min.) -- 3. Three Tuscan fields and the birds of Madagascar / Frank Gillette (1974) (ca. 30 min.).
    Program D: 1. Limite E ; Limite B / Jean Otth (1973) (16 min.) -- 2. Queen of the south / Alvin Lucier (1974) (30 min.) -- 3. Unisono / Giulio Paolini (1974) (2 min.).
    Program E: 1. No title / Jannis Kounellis (1973 or 1974) (25 min.) -- 2. Instant breakfast ; Olfaction ; Recycle ; Cycles / Bill Viola (1973-1974) (ca. 13 min.).
    Program F: 1. Suono / Giuseppe Chiari (1974) (17 min.) -- 2. No title / Pierpaolo Calzolari (1973) (20 min.).
    Forms part of: Long Beach Museum of Art Video Archive, circa 1970-2000 (Special Collections, accn. no. 2006.M.7).
  • Form/Genre: Video art
    Videotapes
  • Contributors: Lüthi, Urs, 1947- Acconci, Vito, 1940-2017. Jonas, Joan, 1936- Kaprow, Allan. Beuys, Joseph. Palestine, Charlemagne. Pirelli, Alberto. Gillette, Frank, 1941- Otth, Jean, 1940- Lucier, Alvin. Paolini, Giulio, 1940- Kounellis, Jannis, 1936-2017. Viola, Bill, 1951- Chiari, Giuseppe, 1926-2007. Calzolari, Pier Paolo. Bicocchi, Maria Gloria, curator of an exhibition. Ross, David A., 1949- curator of an exhibition. Art/Tapes/22.
  • ID/Accession Number: 2793-627
    2006.M.7 (E.197501.Ame)
  • Is Part Of: Long Beach Museum of Art Video Archive, circa 1970-2000. (CMalG)2693-336
  • Access/Rights: Open for use by qualified researchers.
    Copyright: unverified.
  • OCLC Record Number: 232335204
  • Source: GRI Library Catalog

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