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This page lists significant updates in the past few years, such as the addition of a group of art works or an article. Smaller changes are not indicated here.

On April 19, 2013, I posted a page on a group show I am exhibiting in, April 19 through May 10, 2013.

On July 28, 2012, I posted the screening list for my upcoming course, American Cinema of the 1950s.

On December 21, 2011, I posted a new group of 25 Partials, and the related Enlargements work.

On November 19, I posted a a capsule review of films by Gregory J. Markopoulos.

On October 2, 2011, I posted a great deal of new art work. There is a whole new project, Kingdoms; a whole new Colors group, Colors 3: Circles and Squares; many new Quarries works including works based on the first images in three new groups, Quarry 11: Torrance, Quarry 12: Refinery, Torrance, and Quarry 13: Ancient Los Angeles. These new groups include three new 12G works, starting with Quarry 11: Torrance 1, 12G, 1. There are also three new Remades (each of which is a diptych, so click on the image to see the larger panel), Quarry 1: Times Square 2, Remade 10.1, Quarry 10: Hollywood 11, Remade 12.1, and Quarry 11: Torrance 1, Remade 10.1. There are three new Enlargements works as well, Quarry 2: Illinois Forest 1, Enlargements 10.1, Quarry 10: Hollywood 11, Enlargements 7.1, and Quarry 4: American Shoe 5, Enlargements 6.1. There are 36 new Partials related to that last Enlargements. There's also a a new X-Rays. Finally, there are two new Likenesses groups, 14 works in all. Finally, I have a new artist's statement, Statement 7, though if you have not read my other statements I would recommend reading Statement 5 and Statement 6 first

On September 30, 2011, I posted a link to a new article of mine on Stan Brakhage, and announcements of an upcoming lecture-screening at Yale and my building's upcoing open studio weekend on my main page.

On August 8, 2011, I posted a a link to my review of Monte Hellman's new film, Road to Nowhere. (An update on my art is coming very soon.)

On March 22, 2011, I posted a new grcoup of 64 Partials and a related new Enlargements

On February 15, 2011, I posted a new type of Quarry work, the "Partials". I have made these for only one Quarry image so far, but more are planned. In addition, there is one new X- Ray, Quarry 5: Valley 2, X-Ray 13.1, and a new statement on a specific work.

On January 18, 2011, I posted eight new 12G works that are part of Quarries, along with the beginnings of one new Quarry group, Quarry 10: Hollywood. The eight new 12G works are Quarry 1: Times Square 2, 12G, 1, Quarry 1: Times Square 3, 12G, 1, Quarry 2: Illinois Forest 1, 12G, 1, Quarry 2: Illinois Forest 3, 12G, 1, Quarry 4: American Shoe 1, 12G, 1, Quarry 4: American Shoe 7, 12G, 1, Quarry 5: Valley 2, 12G, 1, and Quarry 10: Hollywood 11, 12G, 1. In addition, I added the first two of a new type of Quarry work, the "Enlargements": Quarry 1: Times Square 1, Enlargements 9.1 and Quarry 4: American Shoe 5, Enlargements 6.1.

On October 12, 2010, I added six additional "Quarries, X-Rays" and the start of a whole new group of works, based on portrait images, "Likenesses".

On August 31, 2010, I added a new artist's statement.

On August 29, 2010, I added a new type of "Quarry" work, of which I expect to do many more based on other images, Quarry 1: Times Square 4, X-Ray 9.1 (originally titled Quarry 1: Times Square 4, Rendering 9.1), a new group of "Quarry," works based on a single image, Quarry 9: Venice, California, and a number of more "artificial" "Figmented-G" works: Quarry 2: Illinois Forest 4, Figmented-G 8.1, Quarry 4: American Shoe 1, Figmented-G 11.1, Quarry 4: American Shoe 5, Figmented-G 12.1, Quarry 6: Venice Beach 14, Figmented-G 13.1, and Quarry 9: Venice, California 1, Figmented-G 9.1.

On August 13, 2010, I added a new work, related to the "highly artifical" works referred to just below, Quarry 1: Times Square 4, Figmented-G 12.1.

On July 27, 2010, and in some cases a few days earlier, I added a number of new works, including works from the first image of a new group of "Quarry" images, Quarry 8: Construction, a group of small "Quarry" sheets from Quarry 7: Marina del Rey, and a number of diptychs that use grids that rearrange parts of an image into highly artificial patterns: Quarry 2: Illinois Forest 1, Figmented-G 10.1; Quarry 1: Times Square 1, Figmented-G 13.1; Quarry 6: Venice Beach 14, Figmented-G 11.1; Quarry 5: Valley 4, Figmented-G 10.1, and Quarry 3: Power Lines 4, Figmented-G 11.1. More related works are in progress.

On July 1, 2010, I posted the first works from three new groups of "Quarry" images, Quarry 4: American Shoe, Quarry 5: Valley, Quarry 6: Venice Beach, and Quarry 7: Marina del Rey.

On May 19, 2010, I posted the first works from a new "Quarries" image, including one "12 G" work, one Quarry, Figmented work, a set of 36 Grids, and two "Quarries, Figmented" from different images.

On April 13, 2010, I added five new "Quarries, Figmented" works, from what will become two new "Quarries" groups.

On February 21, 2010, I added a new group of art works, the first of the "Quarries, Figmented".

On February 14, 2010, I added an article on the films of Jacques Tati in a version somewhat different from the one published in the Chicago Reader on February 11, 2010.

On January 26, 2010, I added a new type of "Quarries" work, the "Quarries" sheets, to Quarry 1: Times Square, and a new group of "Grids", made from a third image, to Quarry 2: Illinois Forest

On December 13, 2009, I added many more "Twos" works of Quarries 1: Times Square.

On November 30, 2009, I added a whole new group of works, "Quarries" and a new artist's statement.

On October 30, 2009, I added several new "Duos" and the first three "Trios" to Venues 1: Terian Center.

On September 13, 2009, I added the initial works in Venues 1: Terian Center, an essay on my work written for my one-person show at Pratt by Brian Robert Hischer, a statement on Venues 1: Terian Center, a statement on "Figments", and links to all the works in this show.

On Septemnber 1, 2009, I added additional "Clouds" to Figments 1: Fondi 1 and Figments 1: Fondi 2.

On August 15, 2009, I added a link to a group show that includes Details 1: Largo Argentina, Rome.

On July 14, 2009, I added the initial works in three new "Figments" groups, Figments 1: Fondi 1, Figments 1: Fondi 2, and Figments 6: La Bruschetta.

On June 14, 2009, I added my most current artist's statement.

On June 13, 2009, I posted works from a new "Figments" group, Figments 12: Catedral 4, as well as 24 additional "Clouds" for each of the other five existing "Figments" groups.

On June 11, 2009, I added a link to my review of the 21st Onion City Experimental Film and Video Festival. This includes some general comments on the field, updating my article, The End of Avant-Garde Film in Millennium Film Journal, Nos. Nos.16/17/18, 1987.

On May 28, 2009, I added many more works in the "Figments" group.

On May 10, 2009, I added a page on my studio building's upcoming Open Studio Walk.

On April 2, 2009, I added a page on six programs of Brakhage films I am presenting in Rio de Janeiro.

On March 13, 2009, I added a new group of Figments, Figments 3: Mausoleum, Closer.

On February 28, 2009, I added a new group of Figments, Figments 2: Mausoleum.

On Februry 23, 2009, I added a letter to two New York City officials, urging that they help the Film-Makers' Cooperative.

On February 16, 2009, I added a new work, Colors 2: And Not.

On February 13, 2009, I added a new group of works, "Figments,", or which I expect to make many more.

On February 7, 2009, I added three new art works, Details 2: Praša, Rio, Details 3: Skate Park, Rio, and Details 4: Hong Kong Street.

On November 28, I added a link to a page on a group show I will have work in.

On July 28, I added an artist's statement on the "Accretions" series and on Accretions 14: Toledo

On July 15, I added Colors 1: Transitions, 49-60

On July 11, I added a mew group of works, Colors 1: Transitions, Near Gray.

On July 4, I added a short review of my current show by Michael Weinstein.

On July 3, I added a page on press coverage of my work, and a link to a WBEZ interview with me

On June 24, 2008, I added 30 photographs, taken by Debbie Dodge, of my opening.

On June 20, 2008, I added Colors 1: Transitions, 43-48

On June 16, 2008, I added a a statement on Colors 1: Transitions

On June 14, 2008, I added a link to the beginning of a new series, and a link to the works in my current one-person show.

On June 4, 2008, I added twelve more works in Colors 1: Transitions.

On May 26, 2008, I added a new series of art works, Colors 1: Transitions.

On April 11, 2008, I added a review of my art from Focus, April 2008.

On November 1, 2007, I added a new art work, Trips 1: Toledo to Chicago.

On September 7, 2007, I added my review of Johnnie To's Exiled.


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