The Resource Black light white noise : sound and light in contemporary art, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; exhibit curator, Valerie Cassel Oliver

Black light white noise : sound and light in contemporary art, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; exhibit curator, Valerie Cassel Oliver

Label
Black light white noise : sound and light in contemporary art
Title
Black light white noise
Title remainder
sound and light in contemporary art
Statement of responsibility
Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; exhibit curator, Valerie Cassel Oliver
Title variation
Sound and light in contemporary art
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Black Light/White Noise: Sound and Light in Contemporary Art documents an installation-oriented show at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston in 2007. All the contributors are contemporary black artists working with sound and light, which often reflect a distinctly black cultural perspective. Selected canonical works are exhibited, that place these 21st-century sound and light works in context with the history of the genre. The accompanying catalog contains extensive photographic and audio documentation on each installation, along with biographical and bibliographical information on each artist
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Characteristic
videorecording
Credits note
Editorial direction, Valerie Cassel Oliver ; editor, Polly Koch
LC call number
N6538.N5
LC item number
B529 2007
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1952-
  • 1934-2016
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cassel Oliver, Valerie
  • Biggers, Sanford
  • Cameron, Louie
  • Ford, Kianga
  • Harris, Kira Lynn
  • Hoyt, Satch
  • Jafa, Arthur
  • Jones, Jennie C
  • Lewis, George
  • Lloyd, Tom
  • Mattern, Yvette
  • Newkirk, Kori
  • Norment, Camille
  • Olujimi, Kambui
  • Olivier, Karyn
  • Patterson, Ben
  • Robinson, Nadine
  • Coleman, Beth
  • Goldkrand, Howard
  • Contemporary Arts Museum
Runtime
47
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • African American art
  • African American art
  • Art, Modern
  • Installations (Art)
  • Video art
  • Computer art
  • Light art
  • Sound in art
  • Art, American
  • Art, American
  • Videokonst
  • African American art
  • Art, American
  • Art, Modern
  • Computer art
  • Installations (Art)
  • Light art
  • Sound in art
  • Video art
  • Texas
Technique
live action
Label
Black light white noise : sound and light in contemporary art, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; exhibit curator, Valerie Cassel Oliver
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "This DVD and catalog have been published to accompany the exhibition Black Light/White Noise: Sound and Light in Contemporary Art, organized by Valerie Cassel Oliver, Curator, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, May 26-August 5, 2007"--Accompanying catalog: t.p. verso
  • Special features: Essays "Sound, Light, Action: 'Socio-aesthetic' Space" by Romi Crawford, "Do Negroids Dream of Electric Screech?" by Greg Tate, and "Blinding Light/Immutable Rhythm: The Black Imprint in the Exploration of Light and Sound" by Valerie Cassel Oliver [text feature]
Accompanying material
1 catalog (65 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (2001) -- Complex, So. Cal multi 4
  • Kianga Ford -- 96 degrees in the shade
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2000) -- Crescendo
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2006) -- Waterfall
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2005-06) -- 8 track shack
  • Satch Hoyt
  • (2007) -- My black death
  • Cosmic conundrum/
  • Arthur Jafa
  • (2003-07) -- What a little moonlight
  • Jennie C. Jones
  • (2007) -- Rio Negro
  • George Lewis
  • (1992) -- Narokan
  • Tom Lloyd
  • (1965) -- Blackbodyradiation
  • Yvette Mattern
  • (2007) -- Take what you can
  • Sanford Biggers
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (2005) -- Higher standard (Red bone Cadillac)
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1998) -- Midnight son (Horizon)
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1999) -- Prototype 1
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1992) -- Driftglass
  • Camille Norment
  • (2001-04) -- Kissing cousins
  • (2006) -- Spectrum colors sequenced by chance
  • Kambui Olujimi (2006-07) -- Whispering domes
  • Karyn Olivier
  • (2001) -- Duo for voice and string instrument
  • Benjamin Patterson
  • (1961) -- Wormwood
  • Nadine Robinson
  • (2005) -- Waken
  • Soundlab [Beth Coleman and Howard Goldkrand]
  • (2005)
  • Louis Cameron
  • (2005) -- Universal
  • Louis Cameron
  • (2004-05) -- Untitled
  • Louis Cameron
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 47 min.)
Isbn
9781933619040
Lccn
2007927278
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, and si., color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in. +
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)156811694
  • (OCoLC)ocn156811694
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD
Label
Black light white noise : sound and light in contemporary art, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; exhibit curator, Valerie Cassel Oliver
Publication
Note
  • "This DVD and catalog have been published to accompany the exhibition Black Light/White Noise: Sound and Light in Contemporary Art, organized by Valerie Cassel Oliver, Curator, Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, May 26-August 5, 2007"--Accompanying catalog: t.p. verso
  • Special features: Essays "Sound, Light, Action: 'Socio-aesthetic' Space" by Romi Crawford, "Do Negroids Dream of Electric Screech?" by Greg Tate, and "Blinding Light/Immutable Rhythm: The Black Imprint in the Exploration of Light and Sound" by Valerie Cassel Oliver [text feature]
Accompanying material
1 catalog (65 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 19 cm)
Carrier category
videodisc
Carrier category code
vd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Content category
two-dimensional moving image
Content type code
tdi
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • (2001) -- Complex, So. Cal multi 4
  • Kianga Ford -- 96 degrees in the shade
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2000) -- Crescendo
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2006) -- Waterfall
  • Kira Lynn Harris
  • (2005-06) -- 8 track shack
  • Satch Hoyt
  • (2007) -- My black death
  • Cosmic conundrum/
  • Arthur Jafa
  • (2003-07) -- What a little moonlight
  • Jennie C. Jones
  • (2007) -- Rio Negro
  • George Lewis
  • (1992) -- Narokan
  • Tom Lloyd
  • (1965) -- Blackbodyradiation
  • Yvette Mattern
  • (2007) -- Take what you can
  • Sanford Biggers
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (2005) -- Higher standard (Red bone Cadillac)
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1998) -- Midnight son (Horizon)
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1999) -- Prototype 1
  • Kori Newkirk
  • (1992) -- Driftglass
  • Camille Norment
  • (2001-04) -- Kissing cousins
  • (2006) -- Spectrum colors sequenced by chance
  • Kambui Olujimi (2006-07) -- Whispering domes
  • Karyn Olivier
  • (2001) -- Duo for voice and string instrument
  • Benjamin Patterson
  • (1961) -- Wormwood
  • Nadine Robinson
  • (2005) -- Waken
  • Soundlab [Beth Coleman and Howard Goldkrand]
  • (2005)
  • Louis Cameron
  • (2005) -- Universal
  • Louis Cameron
  • (2004-05) -- Untitled
  • Louis Cameron
Dimensions
other
Extent
1 videodisc (approximately 47 min.)
Isbn
9781933619040
Lccn
2007927278
Media category
video
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
v
Medium for sound
videodisc
Other physical details
sound, and si., color and black and white ; 4 3/4 in. +
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
videodisc
System control number
  • (OCoLC)156811694
  • (OCoLC)ocn156811694
System details
DVD
Video recording format
DVD

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