VIDEO, MUSIC & TEXT: written, recorded, edited & performed by T.Becker, 2013
This work is about the death of color in contemporary art and my attempts as a teacher to resurrect its power in the classroom. The video pays tribute to three modern artists, Picasso, Rothko and van Gough, each of whom is renowned for engaging a particular hue during their lives.
Public Domain footage from Prelinger Archives. Thank you to my students for participating!!