Five Tables of Fire

Exhibit - Multimedia | February 7 | 4-7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

On view this session, Chinese hell scrolls and Tibetan thangkas; Ant Farm’s Media Burn materials (a.k.a. how to set fire to a pyramid of television sets and invite the media); Bruce Nauman’s artist book Burning Small Fires; four Dipak raga Indian miniatures (depictions of a dangerous, fire-starting musical mode); John Haley’s WPA lithograph Muckers; a version of the Ban Dainagon ekotoba handscroll with its tenth-century vision of Kyoto engulfed in flames; and more!

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