How about that footage of Stan Brakhage carving away at some strip of film 
painting with dental tools and talking to Phil Solomon in a coffee shop? 


On Mar 10, 2014, at 6:38 AM, Herb Shellenberger wrote:

> Hello all,
>  
> Here is something I’ve been thinking about lately: films/videos that show the 
> action of someone painting. For my project, I’m not really interested in docs 
> about painters discussing their work and their philosophies, but rather films 
> or documentation of artists in the act of putting “paint” to “canvas”, no 
> matter how unconventional or abstract. Some mixture of discussion and 
> activity is fine, but the emphasis should be on the action.
>  
> I’m thinking about things like the film documentation of Yves Klein’s 
> Anthropometries painting-performances or John Baldessari’s Six Colorful 
> Inside Jobs, for example.
>  
> Thanks in advance for any help!
> Herb Shellenberger
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