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Pat Badani Interviewed by Rebecca Caines

Pat Badani, Rebecca Caines

Published: 2009-12-16

In this five part interview, Pat Badani offers advice on developing the Community Sound [e]Scapes project and then moves on to discuss her views of spatiality, her development as an artist and her media and installation works including "Home Transfer" (2000), "Where Life is Better" (2003), and "Where are you from?" (2002-2009).

Available Files

  • Pat_Badani_Interview_1_full.mp4

    80 MB | video/mp4

  • Pat_Badani_Interview_2_full.mp4

    38 MB | video/mp4

  • Pat_Badani_Interview_3_full.mp4

    110 MB | video/mp4

  • Pat_Badani_Interview_4_full.mp4

    181 MB | video/mp4

  • Pat_Badani_Interview_5_full.mp4

    34 MB | video/mp4


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