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"Art in Motion" ZKM Exhibition Part 1

ZKM 100 Masterpieces of "Art in Motion" Part 2

Schneider's books are available online (and in their stores) at
In stores they are also available at Neurotitan, Berlin and the ZKM | Museum Shop in Karlsruhe.

Book previews
Videos for sale to be downloaded on demand from Vimeo upon payment:
TV as a Creative Medium, 1969/1984/2001, 11:44min, bw
A documentation of the worlds first Video Art group show, presented at the Howard Wise Gallery, NYC – May 1969-August 1969 on 57th. Street, Manhattan. Nam June Paik, Frank Gillette, Ira Schneider, Paul Ryan, Aldo Tambellini Recorded & edited from the 1/2 inch Sony original.
A Weekend at the Beach with Jean-Luc Godard, 1978/2015, 8 min
In 1978, Jean-Pierre Gorin invited Godard to come to the University California, San Diego to give a lecture. He stayed at our house at the beach. Some filmmakers & creatives came to visit him. They all stayed at our house on the beach. Guests were Heiner Müller, Wim Wenders, Martin Milner, Jim Mc Bride, Tom Luddy and other.
Fluxus Mass, 2002/2007, 19 min, color
Several of the original Fluxus artists / performers (Emmett Williams, Ben Patterson, Takako Saito, Jeff Hendrix – director) appear in the Fluxus Mass in Wiesbaden, 2002, Germany. Fluxus hilariously recomposes the catholic mass.
A Day at Copacabana Beach, 1988/2011, 12 min
Rio folk culture at the Copacabana beach, one of the most famous & beautiful beaches in the world. It reveals Brazil's passion for soccer (football) & womens’ behinds.

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Ira Schneider was born in New York and now lives in Berlin Germany.

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