Gordon Matta-Clark's Films and Videos
Part of:
  • Gordon Matta-Clark (creator)
  • Gordon Matta-Clark (filmmaker)

Gordon Matta-Clark's Films and Videos



Level of archival description:
Series 6
Extent and medium:
  • 185 film reels
    95 videocassettes
    36 audio reels
    19 audiocassettes
    6 film cassettes
    6 video reels
    2 DVDs
    1 ring binder
Scope and content:
Series consists of original video tapes and original film footage made by or under the direction of Gordon Matta-Clark (1943-1978) along with copies and dubs in other formats including DVD.

The majority of the duplicate copies were made by or for Persistent Pictures, the film production company of Jane Crawford, Gordon Matta-Clark's widow, and her second husband, Robert Fiore, as they were responsible for the material following Matta-Clark's death. They ensured that copies of the originals were migrated from outdated formats (8 mm, Super-8, and 1/2 inch video tape) to more easily readable formats.

Series contains a ring binder, audio reels, audiocassettes, DVDs, film reels, film cassettes, video reels and videocassettes.
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The series is divided into files by projects and subjects.
Conditions governing access:
  • Not all objects in this series are currently available for consultation due to their format.

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