This was part of a web/video-conference collaboration with the University of Dortmund. The title is a pun on the German word fremd meaning foreign, alien, or other and the representation of national identity by the food products attributed to one country or culture in another.
Photography - Landscape
Clouds, August 2015
Clouds Over Paradise
11 X 17" aluminum print, edition of four. In the Artists First exhibition at the Figge Art Museum in Davenport, Iowa September 13-November 2, 2014.
Iowa Sky, 2012
Araminta at play, 2006
Book cover, Second Wind Publishing 2015
Book Cover, Second Wind Publishing, 2015
Blonde Shadow Postcard, 1999
Duotone Post card, 4 X 6", card stock
Jennifer Buckley POROI poster 2013
Man & Beast EP Cover, 1988
I have been fascinated with multiple camera photo montages/collages for several years, preceding my interest in the post WW I Berlin Dada work. Digital photography has acted as an incredible technological enable, reducing both cost and turnaround times. See also the Panoramas section.
August 2, 2015 clouds
Malchow Mounds (floating leaf)
A joke about my friends all being into milkweed this year.
Adventures in 19th-Century Philosophy, part 1 (still)
Petri Kirche, Dortmund, Germany, 2000. Director: Hans Breder; Performer; Russ Nordman; Technical Director: Scott Siegling
Mass in A-Minor for Suitcases
Petri Kirche, Dortmund, Germany, 2000.
Liminoid Laboratory Rehearsal, 2003
With Bob Paredes, Robert Dick, Scott Siegling
Farm lane, 2009
Mortality no. 1, 2012
11 x 14" aluminum archival print, edition of 4
Mortality no. 4, 2012
11 X 14" aluminum archival print, edition of 4
Assistant to Hans Breder
Teotitlán del Valle
Looping video installation, c. 25 minutes. Composited and edited in Final Cut Pro.
Looping video c. 25 minutes. Video editing and compositing in Final Cut Pro.
Looping HD video, c. 20 minutes. Video editing and compositing in Final Cut Pro.
Photography - People
Self-portrait shadow, 2012
Self-portrait shadow, 2012
paddock - web gallery 2013
Sceleta Miller, 2002-3
Documentation of a performance that she developed over three semesters.
John Ritz, 1999
Jacob Hawley, Trace Structures, 2003
Layered flash video (loop).
Sarah B., 2003
Installation with doll. Meant to accentuate the danger of the cliff outside of the art building (the former International Center) while referencing the work of German artist Hans Bellmer.
Sceleta Miller, 2003
This is the continuation of an Intermedia performance which she developed and expanded for her B.F.A.
Mary Claire Runchey, 2003
Josh Kozuh, 2003
Earthwork/Installation. Organic dye mixed with colored, sugar water to provide sustenance to birds while creating an aesthetic effect on the dead tree.
Paul Rust, 2003
Untitled performance, 2003. This performance was peripherally related to Marcel Duchamp's Rose Selavy character. Paul went on to perform in Inglourious Basterds and star in I Love You Beth Cooper.
Jacob Hawley, 2001
Performance. Behind the screen with two light sources creating a narrative of two events happening simultaneously.
Lisa Spagnolo, 2004
Lisa's final project included painting, photography, and a live performance with her dog who was the focus of her artwork.
Cortney Widen, Michael Close, Spring 2002
Performance/installation commenting on the "sacred" nature of television in American culture.
Katie Howard, 1999
Outdoor installation/environment, incorporating her personal history into a narrative through climbing the stairs.
Forrest S., Fall 2003
Forrest's performance piece included the shaving of his head.
Julia S., 2004
Installation for Intermedia Open House night, exploring the anthropomorphic structure of the parking meters with women's clothing.
Meat Dress for American Girl Doll.
Mary Claire Runchey, 2004
Stop motion animation.
Sue B., 2001
Photomontage/collage project with cut-up writing technique.
K. Mannix, 2004
Clouds Over Paradise, 2014
11 X 17" aluminum print, edition of four.
Frem Dish, web/video, 2005This was part of a web/video-conference collaboration with the University of Dortmund. The title is a pun on the German word fremd meaning foreign, alien, or other and the representation of national identity by the food products attributed to one country or culture in another.
August Clouds, 2015
This is the still image version of this incredible celestial show. Also a version exists as a time-lapse video.
"Man and Beast", Horny Genius EP Cover, 1987
A still image from a surrealist film by me. Became "Single of the Week" for New Music Express.
Blonde Shadow, 2000
Monarch Pornography, Project 2015->
I started working with the Milkweed plant, Monarch butterfly, and Iowa landscape to help highlight the environmental concerns of the Monarch's current plight. Currently includes photographs and video with a web presence slated for Spring 2016 and an installation at an unspecified date.
Mass in A-Minor for Suitcase, 2000
Performance still, Petri Kirche, Dortmund Germany. I was Technical Director, responsible for Macromedia Director three screen video projections.
Big Sky, June 2015
Hans Breder, Chakra Series, 2013
Audio/video editor, compositing and effects direction.
Hans Breder navigation page, Liminoid.net
House Collage, 2004
An attempt to provide a more accurate representation of a familiar space through combining multiple perspectives.
Adventures in 19th-Century Philosophy, 1995
video, c. 1 minute
Iowa Sky, 2012
Myth of Sisyphus, 1994
Experimental looping video collage. The child tries to climb the hay bale and fails, to start over again.
Event Horizon, 1997
One channel of a two-channel video piece, c. 5 minutes.
Degrees of Time, Degrees of Place, 1995
Combining footage from three different seasons gives a cubist perspective of moving video.
Corn and Sky, 2015
Still Life with Landscape, 1997
Digital processing created a 3-D separation and the video was screened with 3-D glasses.
Mortality Series, 2012-present
An ongoing documentation of the end of the life-cycle, mostly on the farm.
Reborn Again, 2015
Book Cover, photography and layout. Released July, 2015.