Pen and ink on paper
Aquired directly from the artist
Willoughby Sharp, a founder and publisher of the seminal art magazine Avalanche (1970-76), has over the past four decades gained international recognition as an artist, author, curator and teacher.
Sharp began his media work in 1967 with 8mm, Super 8mm and 16mm films, including Earth (1968) and Place & Process (1969), which was included in the landmark 1971 exhibition Information at The Museum of Modern Art. He then began producing video sculpture, video installations, "Videoviews" (1970-74), "Videoperformances" (1973-77), Transmission Art works (1977-present), cable television programs (1985-86), and broadcast TV programs (2001 -present).