Related Exhibition Fifty Years of Bay Area Art

Thursday, March 22, 2012, 7:00 p.m.

Phyllis Wattis Theater

This screening brings together short contemporary and historic film and video works by artists affiliated with either SFMOMA's SECA Film As Art Award series or its ongoing SECA Art Award program. It showcases a variety of approaches to the urban environment as well as animated representations of natural landscape.


Tanya Zimbardo, assistant curator of media arts, SFMOMA

Additional Info

Mel Henderson (with Joe Hawley and Alfred Young), Yellow Cabs, 1969, 16mm transfer to video, 7:30 min.

Will Rogan, Sweeter as the years roll by (part 3), 2003, video, color, sound, 1:45 min.

Michael Rudnick, Panorama, 1982, 16mm, color, sound, 13 min.

D-L Alvarez, Sentry, 2007, video, b&w, sound, 4:36 min.

William Allan (with Bruce Nauman and Robert Nelson), Fishing for Asian Carp, 1966, 16mm, color, sound, 2:30 min.

Kota Ezawa, Home Video 2, 2010, video, color, sound, 5:57 min.

Shaun O'Dell, Silent Tree Liftoff, 2003, video, color, silent, min.

Dennis "Sky" David Pies, Sonoma, 1974-77, 16mm, color, sound, 6:12 min.

Desirée Holman, Troglodyte, 2005, video, color, sound, 7 min.

Image: Image: Kota Ezawa, Home Video 2, 2010; Courtesy the artist; © Kota Ezawa