Most widely held works by 235 Media
Documenta live, Performance, Aktion, Ritual Performances auf der Documenta 8, Kassel, 1987 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in German and held by 11 libraries worldwide
A collection of 31 performances combining music, art and drama.
Mushrooms et variationes by John Cage ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 4 libraries worldwide
Film presents John Cage reading his "Mushrooms et variationes," an intentionless work for which he wrote five texts and mixed them through chance operations. Reading filmed in the Kirch St. Georg, Cologne, 1985. Video begins with eight-minute interview with Cage.
Die Fettecke ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1987 in German and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A video piece looking at a performance by Joseph Beuys at the Kunstakademie Düsseldorf.
Zygosis John Heartfield and the political image ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Still images, archival film footage, computer animation, and the recollections of friend and colleague Barbara Cartlidge are used to depict the work and influence of Berlin Dadaist John Heartfield.
Thee films 1950's - 1960's ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
A collection of the films made by Antony Balch in collaboration with William Burroughs, Brion Gysin and Ian Sommerville. It includes footage from the Beat Hotel (Paris), from Tangier and New York. The last section is part of a five hour film, "Ghosts" which uses cut-ups of film and superimpositions.
Bilderbuch für Ernst Wills a Euro Rebus, Sydney-Tokyo, 1990-1993 by Peter Callas ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
SUMMARY: A short video produced by utilizing modern techniques such as computer graphics, which shows colour, images and movement.
Vilém Flussers Fluss ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1994 in German and held by 1 library worldwide
A film looking at some of the ideas of Vilém Flusser, philosopher of the new media. In interviews conducted at his home in August of 1991, he shares some thoughts on the technological revolution, the development of writing, and the history and meanings of film and photography.
Step across the border ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
"A celluloid improvisation on Fred Frith, the musical allround tallent, who gained international attention and appreciation as a composer, songwriter and intrumentalists. ... links two related artistic forms expression: improvisatorial music and Cinema Direct. Both forms focus on the moment, on the intuitional perception and comprehension of what is happening in a certain space ..."--Distributor's website.
Aleatory music Art Arts--Experimental methods Beuys, Joseph Cage, John Callas, Peter,--1952- Caricatures and cartoons Communication--Philosophy Conceptual art Dadaism Documentary films Documentary films Experimental films Flusser, Vilém,--1920-1991 Frith, Fred Germany Heartfield, John,--1891-1968 Hitler, Adolf,--1889-1945 Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.) Interviews Mass media--Philosophy National socialism Performance art Photomontage Short films Technology and civilization Video art