Curated Compilations

Curated compilations are multiple titles programmed around a particular subject or theme. The majority of these were produced by the Video Data Bank.
 
2017
VDB TV: Decades

VDB TV: Decades is a unique series that casts a distinctive eye over the development of video as an art form from the early 1970s to the present, produced to mark the 40th anniversary of the Video Data Bank. Each program in this five-...

 

Hermine Freed + 5 others
2018 | 1:12:24
Arbitrary Fragments, Barbara Aronofsky Latham

The emergence of video art tools in the late 1960s and early 1970s paved the way for an extraordinary number of outstanding art works by women. Captivated by the relative accessibility, portability and immediacy of Sony’s Video Portapak recording...

 

Steve Reinke + 5 others
2017 | 1:14:55
RE:THE_OPERATION, Paul Chan

VDB TV: Decades, The 2000s

An original program for VDB TV: Decades curated by Aily Nash.

 

Martine Syms + 7 others
2017 | 2:31:07
Storyteller, Nicolas Provost

VDB TV: Decades
2010s: Future-Past-Present

An original program for VDB TV: Decades curated by Omar Kholeif.

 

Liza Béar + 4 others
2017 | 1:07:18

VDB TV: Decades
1980s: Problematizing Pleasure / Punk Theory

An original program for VDB TV: Decades curated by Steve Reinke....

 

On Screen, Lynda Benglis

VDB TV: Decades
1970s: The Electric Mirror

 

Sadie Benning + 5 others
2016 | 1:15:12
Sapphire and the Slave Girl, 1995, Leah Gilliam

VDB TV: Decades
1990s: The Whole World is (Still) Watching

 

 
2016 | 1:37:17
FEELINGS

An original program for VDB TV curated by Rachael Rakes and Leo Goldsmith. These striking videos each...

 

ETC: Experimental Television Center 1969 - 2009

ETC: Experimental Television Center 1969-2009 is a five-DVD box set presenting the electronic media work of over one hundred artists who participated in the Center’s Residency Program during a 40-year period. The collection offers a...