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SunPorchChaCha_1

Artist:  Jennifer Steinkamp
Title:  Sun Porch Cha-Cha-Cha
Date: 1998
Soundtrack:  Andrew Bucksbarg
Dimensions:  18 x 5.5 feet (Variable)
Original Equipment: 1 Sanyo PLC5600 750 lumen projector, 1 laserdisc player, stereo sound
Photo credit: 
Jennifer Steinkamp, courtesy ACME, Los Angeles.
Exhibition History:

  1. Ultra Lounge, The Return of Social Space; with Cocktails Diverseworks, Houston, Texas, curated by Dave Hickey, April 30 - June 20, 1998.
  2. Ultra Lounge Traveled to: University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, curated by Dave Hickey, January 14 - March 3, 2000.
  3. Elevation Tour, U2 International concert tour, 2001-2002

Description:  A long horizontal screen was suspended at the end of the gallery; the animation consisted of multiple camera moves peering into fields of pulsating light. The soundtrack, distorted cha-cha-cha bits from the seduction scene soundtract of the film, The Graduate.
Catalog: Dave Hickey,  Ultra Lounge, The Return of Social Space; with Cocktails (Houston, Texas: Diverseworks, 1998).