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Minhae Shim is an interdisciplinary artist, filmmaker, and writer. She is an active blogger, and is particularly interested in exploring and extending the traditions of avant-garde cinema and conceptual art. She can be reached at

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Video Sassoon: a new media installation by Minhae Shim

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By Minhae Shim in Video on Thursday 14 March 2013

Video Sassoon is a phantasmagorical meditation on media, remediation, and the editing process. Discarded strips of videotape are repurposed to create a screen through which a digital video is projected. In the video, newly severed pieces of hair float across the screen to the tune of a familiar funeral ballad that has been rendered unrecognizable […]

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