electronic media artist


Short, epistolary videos created for social media from 2008 to present

(List in progress)

Sporting Life - with Eileen Fowler

Sara D. Roosevelt Park, New York

June 30, 2020,


Chrystie Street, New York 

June 29, 2020

Music from Edward R. Murrow's 1960 Harvest of Shame, a documentary about the plight of migrant workers.

Essential Industries & Workers - the Painter

Bowery & Grand Street, New York

April 17, 2020

Artist, painter & owner of an automobile

Essential Industries and Workers III

Chrystie & Delancey Street, New York, 

Apr 16, 2020

Men in hazmat suits.

Continuous traffic noise from an undated shellac recording.

The Sporting Life

Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

New York

May 02, 2020

Raid on the Park

Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

New York

Apr 01, 2020

1953 shellac recording by Jimmy Coe & his Gay Cats of Rhythm

Visions dans la Fumée - Visions of Smoke

Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

New York

Mar 27, 2020, 16:40 & 19:00

View from my studio.

Visions dans la Fumée  sung by soprano Lucienne Boyer & Orchestra, published 1930.

Sunday in the Park

Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

New York

Mar 22, 2020, 16:40

Once upon a time in the East …

Eternal Public

Sara Delano Roosevelt Park

New York

Mar 20, 2020, 16:39 & 18:36

Various exercises in social distancing, seen from my atelier window .

Eternal Secret, the score, performed by the Victor Salon Orchestra, published 1925-03-18.


40°50'36"N 0°39'14"E 268m


 Jan 01, 2020, 20:43 PM

The swift erosion of a crater through human intervention


40°50'36"N 0°39'14"E 268m


 Dec 31, 2019

Social Media post of 2020 wishes, shot with a Dobby drone.

Score William Tell Overture - part 2, by G. Rossini, performed by Sodero's Band, recording date 1917

2020 - Blooper

40°50'36"N 0°39'14"E 268m


 Dec 30, 2019

My venerable Dobby cam crashed, was then salvaged from the depths of the cistern on Dec 30 ... flew and shot the 2020 wishes video the next day ...


Velvet Hotel 1928, 8 Gawad Housny, Al Fawalah, 

Cairo, Egypt.

 Sept 11, 2019, 10:43 AM

Emmy Destinn sings, rec. Feb 25, 1914

Noon Dance

Rapperswil, 2019

Noon dance to a theme by Max Goberman

An Autocrat’s Deposition?

New York, 2019

Apparent sign of the imminent deposition of an autocrat - just a trick of the eye …

Alma Gluck sings "L'Heure Exquise" while Boris Stanfield reminisces about Lenin

Dave Apollon & His Orchestra Play Zigiunerweisen

New York, 2019

Dave Apollon & his Orchestra play Zigiunerweisen - a medley. July 18, 2018, Allen & Stanton Street, New York

Aquatic Life - Oh Dry Those Tears

Rapperswil & New York

May 25 & Jun 01, 2019

Arthur Pryor, trombone, 1907-08

Raising the American Flag

New York, 2019

Raising the American Flag - the 1969 landing on the Moon repurposed

And Prof. D. Wormser Plays the Zither …

Ludlow Street, New York

May 05, 2019

A home-made case of time travel.

Instrument of Darkness - a study

Ludlow Street, New York

May 05, 2019

The instruments of darkness tell us truths.

William Shakespeare, 'Macbeth' (1606), act 1, scene 3, l. 123

Vicissitudes of Sanctitude

East 5th Street, New York

Jul 2018 

Sighted in the backyard garden of Swiss actress Linda Geiser;

the soundtrack In the silence of the morning sunrise by Agitation Free.of SanctitudeNew York, 2019

Matrix :: Re-loaded

New York, 2017 

Matrix :: re-loaded - intermittent signage


Ludlow Street, New York

Nov 11, 2016

1971 Wimbleton Finals - 2016 replay

New York, 2016

Helvetic Idyl #01

Behind the Swiss Federal Parliament, Bern,

09 13, 2015

Fare Dodger

Swiss train

Jun 05, 2015 

Art Core Hazards

159 Ludlow Street, New York

Oct 09, 2014

A work by Banksy, painted on a car and a truck trailer in the empty lot next to 159 Ludlow …

Albizia Julibrissin - Life Forms

Ludlow Street, New York

Aug 06, 2014

Drumming the Bronx

E 138 St and Canal Pl,  Bronx

Sun, Nov 03, 2013


Rickshaw | Loop

Jan 03, 2013

Rickshaw driver crossing Mahatma Gandhi Road, New Delhi 

Shadow in Motion | Sketch 2

Dec 25, 2012

Outlined shadow of a ricksha driver on Feroze Gandhi Marg, Lajpat Nagar 2, New Delhi 

Shadow in Motion | Sketch 1

Dec 25, 2012

Shadow of a ricksha driver on Feroze Gandhi Marg, Lajpat Nagar 2, New Delhi

On Off Gate - Very Analog

Lodhi Garden, New Delhi , India

Dec 20, 2012

Discrete Steps

Varanasi, India

Nov 25, 2012

Arachnid keeping pace with the digital age.

Silk Seduction

Varanasi, India

Nov 27, 2012 

Road to fleeting happiness under the tutelage of 

a Banaras silk merchant.

The Guard

Benares Hindu University, Varanasi, India

Nov 25, 2012

Before the museum sits a guard. To this guard comes a man from another country who asks to gain entry into the museum…

Sitting in Close Proximity

Assi Ghat, Varanasi, India

Nov 04, 2012

Stand out from the Crowd

Assi Ghat, Varanasi, India

Nov 04, 2012

Stand out from the crowd by an act of charity

Trophic Levels in the Food Chain

Assi Ghat, Varanasi, India

Nov 01, 2012

Trophic levels in the food chain - a look from the terraced roof — at Alice Boner House, Varanasi, India


1st Ave & 1st Street, New York

Dec 07, 2013

Drumming the Bronx

E 138 St and Canal Pl,  Bronx

Sun, Nov 03, 2013


Seahorse Clouds

Red Square Building

Feb 18, 2013 at 5:02 a.m.

Lower East Side


And this our Life …

West 4th St subway station, New York


And this our life, exempt from public haunt,

finds tongues in trees, ..

A Spring, a Pool among the Tracks ...

West 4th St subway station, New York


A spring, a pool among the tracks - if there were the sound of water only ...

 The Waste Land, T. S. Eliot

Rat Like End

West 4th St subway station, New York


Let music sound while he doth make his choice;

then, if he lose, he makes a rat-like end, fading in music ...

The Merchant of Venice, William Shakespeare

180 Ludlow

Ludlow Street, New York

Mar 30, 2012

180 Ludlow Street, New York. Deserted construction site of what is now a boutique hotel.

Roadside Attraction

Dahlgren Place between Verrazano Bridge and 92nd Street

Posted Mar 02, 2012

Shot on Nov 06, 2011 New York City Marathon

Ama Vita

St. Gallen, Switzerland

Jan 10, 2012 

Floral Entanglement & Communication

Ludlow Street, New York

Sept 08, 2012

24 Hrs

Cherry Street, New York

Nov 24, 2011

Pathmark sign, the supermarket shuttered and long since 

razed to be replaced by an 80-story luxury tower.

Aerial Debris

Ludlow Street view, New York

raw footage from May 12, 2007, 

video posted on Nov 17, 2011

Rapperswil Harbor

Aug 12, 2011

Refraction | Reflection

Ludlow Street, New York, 

Jul 13, 2011

View towards Norfolk Street

Stalactite | Stalagmite Formation

Ludlow Street, New York

Jul 08, 2011

Homespun Cosmology

Ludlow Street, New York


NY | Sight | Seeing

Jul 03, 2011

Allen and Grand Street, Chinatown, NYC

Belt Driven Sounds

180 Ludlow Street, New York, 

Jun 05, 2011

Deserted construction site, now the boutique hotel The Ludlow.

Drive-by Shooting Perfect Still

East Fordham Rd | The Bronx, NY, 

around 10am on this rainy April 23, 2011.

Lower East Side Aerial

Ludlow Street, New York


Shot before the advent of readily available drones, it took 8 birthday balloons to lift a spy key chain car camera up in the air,

the wayward craft tethered to a mini portable telescoping fishing pole.

Payless | Homeless

New York


Shuttered Payless Shoes store and environs

Nun’s Habits

1988 | published 2011

Two nuns, Migros Supermarket, old part of Berne.

Polished Floor

Ludlow Street, New York

Mar 23, 2011

The Ludlow Street apartment, just after midnight..

Sisyphus of Grand Central

Grand Central Station, New York

Aug 24, 2011


Fish Tales

Whole Foods | Houston St | NYC

8:20p | Jun 26 2011

Ice Cap Melt

Ave A, 9th St, New York

Jun 10, 2011 

3 of a Perfect Pair

Ludlow Street, New York

May 13, 2011 

3 of a perfect pair at Steve Madden on Ludlow and Rivington Street, New York, May 13 2011.

Huan Yuan - Return to Normal


May 19, 2011 

Loupe Bumbling between Flowers | part 2

Ludlow Street, New York

Jul 19, 2011 

The swift end of the parsley section in the Ludlow Botanical Gardens project, Jul 19, 2011, 5h57 pm

Loupe Bumbling Between Flowers | part 1

Ludlow Street, New York

Jul 19, 2011 

Ludlow Street fire escape pollinator, Jul 19 2011, 2h42p

Mars in Opposition

2nd Ave, 1st St, New York

Aug 30, 2011 

The Mars Bar slated for demolition - a hoax? …

Trading a UV-lit scorpion for 

a peacock moving in circles

Bronx Zoo, New York

Aug 30, 2011 

If the UV-lit scorpion attraction,  …

Wait | Watch

Hohlstrasse | Güterbahnhof, Zurich

Sept 1988, published 2011 

Initially drawn to this shop window because of the flickering red neon lights, an incidental shift in my position revealed

a woman waiting across the street, then a pan and a focal twist changed to a look into my own eye.


Camarles, Spain


Village fountain - a natural way to video glitches 

Sno | Part 

Schweipelstrasse, Hinwil, Switzerland

Dec 26, 2010 

The Hague | Black Hole

Feb 28, 2010

Discovery in sVHS footage from The Hague (1990) of a small black hole, posted on Feb 28, 2010.

Roma | Black Hole

Istituto Svizzero, Rome, Italy

Jan 21, 2010 

Discovery in Hi8 footage from my time in Rome (1990) of a small stray black hole, posted on Jan 21, 2010.