Hysterical Literature: a viral video art series exploring mind/body dualism, distraction portraiture, and the contrast between culture and sexuality. Viewed over 50 million times in 200 countries.
Please visit the dedicated project website, for all the sessions, essays and frequently asked questions about the project:
Playlist of all sessions
The experience of a portrait, extended into minutes. Breathing in and out with the subject.
Long portrait of Graciella Longoria, on the first anniversary of her father's death in a car accident. Photographed at my daylight studio, June 2009
Molly Crabapple, artist, photographed at her studio worktable, Brooklyn, January 2009
Long portrait of Catrinel Bartolomeu, writer, photographed in my studio. Winter 2009.
Long portrait of Lambchop, wet from the shower, experiencing a sad song. Photographed in my studio. Winter 2009.
Long portrait of Noah Kalina, photographer, at his Brooklyn studio, February 2009.
Long portrait of Debauchette, sex writer and courtesan, photographed in my studio, Brooklyn, April 2009
Long portrait of artist/photographer Adam Fuss. Photographed in his studio, Chelsea, April 2009.