Anthony McCall

American, born England (London, England, 1946)


installation | slide projection, eighty-one slides
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  • Slit-Scan

    Anthony McCall, Slit-Scan, 1972; slide projection, eighty-one slides, dimensions variable; Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © Anthony McCall

Dimensions variable
Acquired 2010
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© Anthony McCall


slides, slide projectors, pedestals, projections, photographic imagery, afterimages, scanning, motion, speed, rhythm

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