Good Old Religion: For Your Enjoyment They Will Cure What Ails

Digital video, 6 minutes, 2001

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The series:

  1. After, Digital video, 1.5 minutes
  2. Wise Blood, Digital video, 1 minute
  3. Heavenly Light, Digital video, 30 seconds
  4. Hometown Apocalypse or Something, Digital Video, 1 minute

Crows fly and freeze in the sky. An eye closes. A car crash. Stolen Right Stuff. Fire tornados. Respectively.

G.O.R.F.Y.E:T.W.C.W.A. were reviewed in ArtReviews, Art Monthly, The Independent and Side Street Projects JournalWise Blood is visible on the Shy Girl Productions Website.

These short videos toured in England with the Shimmering Substances exhibition, curated by Barry Schwabsky and Catsou Roberts. The exhibition catalogue is available on

G.O.R.F.Y.E:T.W.C.W.A. has also screened at Orange County Museum of Art, Irvine, CA; Los Angeles Contemporary Exhibitions, Hollywood, CA; The Arnolfini, Bristol, England; The Cornerhouse, Manchester, England; The Blanton Museum of Art, Austin, TX; Whitman College Art Museum, Walla Walla, WA; Roberts & Tilton Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; Aurora Picture Show, Houston, TX; Raid Projects, Los Angeles, CA; Mario’s Furniture, Los Angeles, CA; Pierce College, Woodland Hills, CA; Lord Mori/Happy Lion Gallery, Los Angeles, CA; superior (an exhibition space), Cleveland, OH; and Cinescape at The Hideout, Austin, TX.

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