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Running Outburst

1975 Charlemagne Palestine Born: New York, New York 1945 5:56 minutes, black & white, sound Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase made possible by the Ford Motor Company © 1975, Charlemagne Palestine 2008.21.6 Not currently on view

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In Running Outburst, Charlemagne Palestine transcribes his movements by recording his voice and motion as he traverses his studio. A musician and visual artist, Palestine transforms his performance into a moving image soundscape that explores the physical and physic dimensions of personal and public space.

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