Ocularcentrism and Its Relationship to Oral Tradition

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  • Ocularcentrism and Its Relationship to Oral Tradition

  • Artist: John G. Boehme
  • Year: 2017
  • Duration: 22:00
  • A cottn-candy tinted video of the artist undergoing an ear operation, layered with broadcast-quality text challenges our sense bias. The imagery is aurally punctuated by broadcast-style narration. This piece relates to an early work by Vito Acconci which explored thew syntax between audience and performer.

  • Accession #: 2500
  • Distribution Status: In Distribution
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