Paul Sharits

Paul Sharits (Denver, US, 1943 – New York, US, 1993)
Paul Jeffrey Sharits was a visual artist, best known for his work in experimental avant-garde filmmaking, particularly what became known as the structural film movement, along with other artists such as Tony Conrad, Hollis Frampton, and Michael Snow. Sharits’ film work primarily focused on installations incorporating endless film loops, multiple projectors, and experimental soundtracks (prominently used in his film Shutter Interface, produced in 1975). He was a professor at the Maryland Institute College of Art, Antioch College, and SUNY Buffalo.

Imitation of Christ, 1966-67 / 1972 
Photograph, mirror, aluminum frame
Paul Sharits
Imitation of Christ, 1966-67 / 1972
Photograph, mirror, aluminum frame