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Davis, Douglas Matthew, 1933-

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Title: Sequences/night video

Date: 1971 October 13

Physical Details: 1 video reel : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in. ; 1 hr., 2 min., 37 sec.

Description: Video performance from the Artists' Videotape Performances exhibition.

From the original program: "Originally made with three video cameras, one equipped with a Tivicon tube, extraordinarily sensitive to heat and light, which can 'see in the night.' Participants moved through the darkness with sources of light of their own choosing. The sound track was implemented by a participative electronic synthesizer. This video is copied from the original Tivicon tape (central monitor tape)."

Creator: Davis, Douglas Matthew, 1933-

Forms part of: Exhibition records of the Contemporary Wing of the Finch College Museum of Art, 1943-1975

Citation Information: Douglas Matthew Davis. Sequences/night video, 1971 October 13. Exhibition records of the Contemporary Wing of the Finch College Museum of Art, 1943-1975. 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: 10702