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Bankemper, Joan

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Title: Potato masher

Date: 1985

Physical Details: 1 videocassette (U-Matic) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in. ; 16 min., 9 sec.

Description: Collaborative video art project directed by Joan Bankemper and Salvatore Scarpitta. Video shows Scarpitta dressed in different solders' uniforms, in a cornfield and next to military vehicles including tanks and trucks.

Creator: Bankemper, Joan

Forms part of: Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Joan Bankemper and Salvatore Scarpitta. Potato masher, 1985. Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 19269