Car Coming

Car Coming

color, sound, 1 min
A 1-minute performance video in which a toy hotrod revs up, races through its shallow depth of field and crashes into the camera. Although one of her very simplest videos, "CAR COMING" is yet another ...
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A 1-minute performance video in which a toy hotrod revs up, races through its shallow depth of field and crashes into the camera. Although one of her very simplest videos, "CAR COMING" is yet another example of Rosenthal's zany investigations into threat and safety, seriousness and play, time and space, size and scale, life and art. Never shown at the time it was first shot or for almost 20 years, this video finally premiered as a loop in a small Rosenthal installation at Fusion Art Museum in New York, in the September, 2009 exhibition "Art of the Crash" curated by Shalom Neuman.

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    Pregnancy Dreams
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    Pregnancy Dreams
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color and b/w, sound, 4 min
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    Nonsense Conversation and Other Shorts
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    Nonsense Conversation and Other Shorts
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    Daddy: Spider Story
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    Daddy: Spider Story
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    black and white, sound, 2 min
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    • Psychology / Mental Health
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    Four Buggy Videos
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    Four Buggy Videos
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color and b/w, sound, 12 min
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    Two Physics Videos: "Space and Time" and "Some Balls Stick, Some Balls Fall"
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    Two Physics Videos: "Space and Time" and "Some Balls Stick, Some Balls Fall"
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    color and b/w, sound, 5 min
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    33 Existential Video Shorts
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    33 Existential Video Shorts
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color and b/w, sound, 73 min
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    Postcards & Other Shorts

    Postcards & Other Shorts
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color and b/w, 29 min
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    Helen Webster: Cancer and Self-Discovery
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    Helen Webster: Cancer and Self-Discovery
    Barbara Rosenthal

    black and white, sound, 28 min
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    Ola Writes the Alphabet
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    Ola Writes the Alphabet
    Barbara Rosenthal

    black and white, sound, 16 min
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    Existential Word Play
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    Existential Word Play
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    color and b/w, sound, 74 min
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    TALK-TALK: Six Videos About Spoken Communication
    Documentary
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    TALK-TALK: Six Videos About Spoken Communication
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color, sound, 12 min
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    I Have a New York Accent

    I Have a New York Accent
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    Quotation from Paul Gauguin

    Quotation from Paul Gauguin
    Barbara Rosenthal

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    Handwriting Analysis

    Handwriting Analysis
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    color, 4 min
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    American Denominations

    American Denominations
    Barbara Rosenthal

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    Space and Time

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    Two Humorous Architecture Videos

    Two Humorous Architecture Videos
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color, 17.5 min
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    Museum Board

    Museum Board
    Barbara Rosenthal

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    News Corral

    News Corral
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color, 9 min
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    Society
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    Society
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    color, sound, 6 min
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    Bird Rescue
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    Bird Rescue
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    color, sound, 10 min
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    Dog Recognition
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    color, sound, 2 min
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    Words Come Out Backwards When Spoken To Screen Left
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    Words Come Out Backwards When Spoken To Screen Left
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    color, sound, 4 min
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    Barbara Rosenthal Contemplates Suicide

    Barbara Rosenthal Contemplates Suicide
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color, 13 min
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    Fly Bus Into Finland
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    Fly Bus Into Finland
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    color, sound, 4 min
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    Postcards

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    Barbara Rosenthal

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    Dead Heat
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    Dead Heat
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    color, sound, 3 min
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    International Garbage

    International Garbage
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    Secret Codes
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    Secret Codes
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    color and b/w, sound, 5 min
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    Feet Handoff

    Feet Handoff
    Barbara Rosenthal

    color, 8 min
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    Hot and Cold Shakeup
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    Hot and Cold Shakeup
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    color, sound, 3 min
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    Rules
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    Rules
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    black and white, sound, 3 min
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    BzzClickSsshhTingle
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    color, sound, 4 min
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    Push Me

    Push Me
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    Push Me Pas de Deux

    Push Me Pas de Deux
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    Toil of Three Cities/Liebesmueh
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    "I'm Growing Up" Media-Morph Performance at Grace Exhibition Space, Bklyn, NY, April 16, 2013 Documentation Footage
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    Barbara Rosenthal

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    Barbara Rosenthal Describes Her Eyebrows (with Mitch Corber)
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    2016, color, sound, 2 min
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