Video interviews with Paul Ryan, Frank Gillette, and Ira Schneider

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.raincorp
Creators:
Giancola, John
Ryan, Paul, 1943-
Dates:
1992
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
4 Items
video recordings
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Three video interviews (on four DVDs) with Paul Ryan, Frank Gillette, and Ira Schneider, founders of the Raindance Corporation, conducted in 1992 by John Giancola, regarding a history of the Raindance Corporation. Interviews include discussions on the early video movement in New York, the formation of the Raindance Corporation, critical issues in considering video as an art form, and the publication of the collective's magazine Radical Software. DVD formats contain embedded indexes.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Raindance Corporation, currently the Raindance Foundation, was a collective founded in 1969, dedicated to using video as a means of cultural education.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2010 by Frank Giancola.

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Keywords
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Giancola, John Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schneider, Ira Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gillette, Frank, 1941- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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