Hatsu-Yume (First Dream).
Video by Bill Viola.
Editions a Voir, Paris, 2006.
Hatsu-Yume is a spiritual allegory equating light and dark with life and death. It was produced in Japan in 1981 while Viola was artist-in-residence at the Sony Corporation. The title refers to Japanese folklore wherein things done on the first day of a new year are significant. 56 minutes, work originally produced in 1981.
This item is currently unavailable from photo-eye, Amazon and Amazon Marketplace.