“Kiss of Life”, 1968 Pulitzer Prize
A utility worker, J.D. Thompson, is suspended on a utility pole and giving mouth to mouth resuscitation to a fellow lineman, Randall G. Champion, who was unconscious and hanging upside down after contacting a high voltage line.
Champion survived and lived until 2002, when he died of heart failure at the age of 64. Thompson is still living.
Christopher Wool -“FOOL”
A Brief History of John Baldessari
Narrated by Tom Waits.
Commissioned by LACMA for their first annual “Art + Film Gala” honoring John Baldessari and Clint Eastwood.
directed by Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman
edited by Max Joseph
written by Gabriel Nussbaum
cinematography by Magdalena Gorka
& Henry Joost
produced by Mandy Yaeger & Erin Wright
During the early 1950′s, Rauschenberg and Weil, then husband and wife, collaborated on a number of pieces involving the use of blueprint paper. Objects and/or models were laid on top of the paper which was then exposed to a sun lamp. After this, the paper was fixed using hydrogen peroxide. Here are some photos of the process as well as the end result:
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