Articles tagged billy al bengston

Pop Surf Culture by Brian Chidester & Domenic Priore

More than a catalog of beach-blanket movies or a survey of surf music, this book connects the historical dots between domestic US surf culture, the economic culture that made it marketable, and the foreign cultures that made it possible in the first place.

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Independent Lens: The Cool School

Exploring the LA art scene of the 1950s and '60s, The Cool School appreciates the love of surface -- the self-performance and artifice, the illusory forward motion and devotion to consumption -- that defines the city.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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