Meet the Artist: Gerco de Ruijter
Tuesday, October 8, 2013 from 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM (PDT)
Washington, D.C., DC
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Best known for bird’s-eye-view landscape photography, Gerco de Ruijter (Dutch, b. Vianen, 1961; lives and works in Rotterdam) mined Google Earth for the images he montaged into his stop-frame animation CROPS (2012), now on view in the Black Box gallery. For this presentation, de Ruijter discusses his photography and film work, leading up to and including CROPS.
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