David Claerbout

Belgian (Kortrijk, Belgium, 1969)

The American Room

2009-2010
single-channel HD video projection with DD 5-channel surround sound, 24:29 min.
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  • The American Room

    David Claerbout, The American Room, 2009-2010; single-channel HD video projection with DD 5-channel surround sound, 24:29 min., dimensions variable; Collection SFMOMA, Accessions Committee Fund purchase; © David Claerbout


Dimensions variable
Acquired 2011
Collection SFMOMA
Accessions Committee Fund purchase
© David Claerbout
2011.161

Tags

performances, music, pianos, audiences, surround sound, panning, zooming


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