Bruce conner La Collection Pinault a prêté CROSSROADS de Bruce Conner pour l’exposition « Beat Generation » au Centre Pompidou. Philippe-Alain Michaud, commissaire de l’exposition, revient sur l’histoire et la portée de cette œuvre majeure. The pathos of these works on paper is poignantly close to that elicited by CROSSROADS. Conner’s innovative film works, often utilizing montaged shots from pre-existing footage … Born in 1933, internationally recognized American artist, Bruce Conner is best known for his assemblages, surrealist sculptures, avant-garde short films and detailed paintings and drawings. CROSSROADS, 1976. No, it’s terrible. Crossroads is a 1976 short film directed by Bruce Conner. Bruce Conner, CROSSROADS (still), 1976. About Bruce Conner. Vidéoprojection, film 35mm transcodé, durée 37’ Musique originale : Patrick Gleeson, Terry Riley. Pinault Collection. (Two responses prompted by the world’s first nuclear explosion.) I went to the still-newish Whitney Museum in New York City two days ago, and at the end of my visit of its current exhibitions, I walked into a darkened screening room showing Bruce Conner’s 1976 film CROSSROADS. Bruce Conner: CROSSROADS opens at the Kohn Gallery in Los Angeles on November 8 and will be on view until December 20. Operation Crossroads was the code name for the first two of twenty-three nuclear weapons tests the United States conducted at Bikini Atoll in the South Pacific between 1946 and 1958. It’s 37 minutes long; I started it in the middle. Bruce Conner, CROSSROADS … Restauré par les Archives UCLA FIlm & Television. Bruce Conner's Crossroads and the Nuclear Sublime By William C. Wees My God, it’s beautiful. From San Francisco Museum of Modern Art (SFMOMA) , Bruce Conner, CROSSROADS (1976), Film, black and white, sound It features 36 minutes of extreme slow-motion replays of the July 25, 1946 Operation Crossroads Baker … Crossroads 1976-Bruce Conner-Biennale AC Lyon.