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"Patrick Segui: Curiosa Natura"

Thinking inside the box has proven surprisingly fertile for many artists, including, most famously, Joseph Cornell. Patrick Segui, a San Francisco artist born and raised in Paris, uses a similar assemblage approach, but his aesthetic is a rich intersection of…
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Repertory Film Listing

Artists' Television Access. "CCSF Directing Class": Join the CCSF Department of Cinema's Motion Picture Directing class for a screening of its 2007 final film projects. The showcase features a variety of narrative scenes starring bay area actors. Thu., Dec. 13,…
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Unboxed

It's easy to dismiss Joseph Cornell's shadow boxes, with their scrapbook strata of maps and chateaus and owls, as kitsch. But these deceptively simple assemblages cast a long shadow. Cornell, self-taught and antisocial, spent his life shuttling between his mother's…
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Calendar, Night&Day Collage Industry

Collage Industry

"I consider myself a maker of moving collages," Lawrence Jordan once told an interviewer, but this self-assessment is deceptive in stressing craft over art. In the early 1950s, Jordan (born in 1933) began his underground movie career with a series…
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