Paul Sharits Declarative Mode
Exhibition catalog for:
Paul Sharits Declarative Mode, Burchfield Penney Art Center, 2008, paperback,68 pages.
Essays by Don Metz, Andrew D. Nichols, PhD. and David A. Carson, PhD.
"Optimally, an exhibition of my reflections upon my subject matter - the filmic enterprise- would include: markings, drawings of prefilmmaking thought (time coded color drawings or "scores for films" for films); the film, as temporal projection, generated from the prefilmmic thought notations; and, the frozen Film Frame Series, wherein actual filmstrips taken from the projectable film, are cut and arranged vertically, side by side in a serial progression beginning on the left and ending on the right sandwiched between sheets of clear plexiglas and suspended in front of an illuminated white surface..."