owen plotkin
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Works in Nyc United States of America

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BIO
Owen Plotkin works in New York City. He apprenticed with sculptor Meyers Rohowsky and studied with painter Emily Hixon. He attended Hartford School of the Arts.
He continued to work in cor-ten steel and mixed media .
After earning his MFA from New York University , he took a job in the television advertising industry.
He is a webmaster , a film maker and editor , a songwriter , a new media artist.
He is currently preparing a DVD of his recent video works , recording an album of his music, and is developing new web sites.
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TONIGHT!At GALAPAGOS!The Electrical Retrospectacle!FRIDAY!


Dates:
Fri Jul 19, 2002 00:00 - Fri Jul 19, 2002

OWEN PLOTKIN'S THE ELECTRICAL RETROSPECTACLE #17 ON TOUR !
9 PM at GALAPAGOS at GALAPAGOS at GALAPAGOS
FRIDAY, JULY 19th, 9pm, Short films for the nervous system
Projected 16mm avantgardeexperimentalunderground FILMS

PROJECTED AT GALAPAGOS 70 N 6th St., BROOKLYN, N.Y. 718.782.5188
9pm, $10 http://www.colorbot.com http://www.galapagosartspace.com/
PLUS !!!!!242.PILOTS !!!!! live video computer art improv ensemble.
Featuring Kurt Ralske - (ex ultra vivid scene) genius at
large,(http://www.miau-miau.com/) and more, see below:
>>>>>>OWEN PLOTKIN'S THE ELECTRICAL RETROSPECTACLE #17<<<<<<<<<<<<<
T H E F I L M S : T H E F I L M S

Time of the locust-Peter Gessner (1966) b&w, sound, 12 min.
"The sky is black with bombers, the grass is crying for man."-Plotkin

Aparatus sum- Hollis Frampton (1972) color, silent, 2-1/2 min.
"Hollis Frampton meditates on what remains."- Plotkin

Be-in 1967, Jerry Abrams, (1967) color, sound, 7 min.
"A psychedocument, starring acid heads, radicals, flower children,
Leary, Ginsberg, Garcia, and Manny Otherz."-Plotkin

Straight and Narrow, 1970, 10 min., Beverly and Tony Conrad
w/music by Terry Riley and John Cale.
"A flickeringly refreshing eyeopener. Pow! "-Plotkin

Windowmobile, James Broughton with Joel Singer, 1977, 7-1/2 min., B+W,
"Poet James Broughton is always true to his wise, his innocent
soul."-Plotkin

Arabesque for Kenneth Anger, Marie Menken ,(196?) color, sound, 4 min.
music by Teiji Ito
"Marie Menken's delicate hand leads one to one's own beauty.
Behold."-Plotkin

Matrix, James Whitney (1968) color, sound, 6 min.
"Visionary filmmaker plumbs the depths of
percepconscienceness. All circuits are GO ! " - Plotkin

Thanatopsis , Ed Emshwiller (1962) B+W, sound, 5 min.
"The moment one's mortality is revealed to be a brilliant gem,
fearsome and enchanting."- Plotkin

Serpent , Scott Bartlett (1971)15 min.(sound)color
"This film - 31 years old - is as now as CNN 31 years from
tommorow. Bartlett = genius"-- Plotkin

Astounding pioneering bold personal open poetic film works.
Projected 16mm prints at GALAPAGOS
Films curated by owen plotkin info at (http://www.colorbot.com)
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