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Viola, Bill [ William ]locked

(b New York, Jan 25, 1951).
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American video and sound installation artist. Viola employed electronic sound and image technology to create an extensive range of works such as videotapes, architectonic video installations, music performances, and flat-panel video pieces. He was central in establishing the contemporaneity of video art and in expanding its possibilities through his innovative explorations of content and form. Viola completed his BFA in Experimental Studies from Syracuse University in ...

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