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Bill Viola and the Moving Portrait

  • Portrait Gallery Washington, DC (map)

Video-art pioneer Bill Viola believes that cameras are the keepers of souls. From the moment he first picked up a video camera as an art student in 1970, he was captured by the technology. The exhibition Bill Viola and the Moving Portrait is the National Portrait Gallery’s first exhibition devoted to media art. Nov 18-May 7, 2017.

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