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Roar with Gilmore, 1985

Bankemper, Joan

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Title: Roar with Gilmore

Date: 1985

Physical Details: 1 videocassette (VHS) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in. ; 5 min., 53 sec.

Description: Collaborative video art project of Joan Bankemper and Salvatore Scarpitta. Video includes footage of Scarpitta's race cars, paintings, and close up footage of smoking race car machinery. Scarpitta speaks "broadcasting for Gilmore gas" as if narrating a race.

Creator: Bankemper, Joan

Forms part of: Salvatore Scarpitta papers, 1934-2011

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation Information: Joan Bankemper and Salvatore Scarpitta. Roar with Gilmore, 1985. Salvatore Scarpitta papers, 1934-2011. 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: 19352