Dennis Oppenheim, Echo, 1973. Four-channel installation, 16mm film transferred to video, black-and-white, sound, looped, projected simultaneously on four walls. Whitney Museum of American Art, New York; partial gift of the artist and partial purchase with funds from the Film and Video Committee 2002.85
In this video, artist Dennis Oppenheim discusses with Anne & Joel Ehrenkranz Curator Chrissie Iles the aggressive and rhythmic quality of the four-screen film installation Echo (1974), as well as its relationship to body art.
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