peter d'Agostino

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TransmissionS: In the WELL

Peter d’Agostino © 1990/2020

Video Installation
Virtual preview: 3min Edition: 5+2 AP

This installation represents a human drama of technologies omniscience
and its limits. A small boy is trapped in a well in Italy, and the nation,
transfixed at its television sets, follows the futile rescue attempt.
Featuring: Adriano Apra, Beatrice Wood and Dr Robert Wilson.

Philadelphia Museum of Art ( 1990 )
Lehman College Art Gallery ( 1999 )

A metaphorical history of 20th-century technologies.
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