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Artist: Jennifer Steinkamp
Title:
To and Fro
Date:
  2002
Dimensions:
  screen 10 x 6 x 1 foot
Equipment:
2 Epson 7700, 3000 lumen projectors, DVD players
Photo credit:
  Jennifer Steinkamp, courtesy ACME, Los Angeles, greengrassi, London, and The San Jose Museum of Art, California
Exhibition History: 

  1. Parallels and Intersections, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California, curated by Diana Fuller and JoAnne Hanley, June 1, 2002 - October 13, 2002.
  2. Collection Highlights, San Jose Museum of Art, San Jose, California, curated by Susan Landauer, November 2 - September 12, 2004.

Description: To and Fro is projected on two sides of a panel built inside a passageway. The image anticipates the flow of viewers through the gallery. As one passes through the doorway, the image sinks in, on the other side; the image pushes out, implying the wrong direction. The image, a layered grid of spheres creates a moiré pattern as is moves in and out.
Part of the Collection: 
San Jose Museum of Art.