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Paul Sharits, Epileptic Seizure Comparison, 1976. Installation with two looping 16 mm film projections, trapezoidal walls, aluminum paint. Dimensions variable

Paul Sharits lived and worked in Buffalo, New York (d. 1993). Solo exhibitions of his work have been held at Greene Naftali, New York (2015, 2011, 2009); Fridericianum, Kassel (2014); Burchfield-Penney Art Center, Buffalo State College, New York (2008); and Anthology Film Archives, New York (1993).

His work is in the collections of The Art Institute of Chicago; Carnegie Museum of Art, Pittsburgh; Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris; The Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Washington, D.C.; Museum Ludwig, Cologne; The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; The Museum of Modern Art, New York; Walker Art Center, Minneapolis; and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York.


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