First Person Video

Film/Video

First Person Video

The Box

The Wexner Center's exhibition space for video, The Box features varied works shown in an intimate setting. The Box is located just across from the Wexner Center Store. Screenings run continuously seven days a week, the same hours as our ticket office (Mon–Wed: 9 AM–6 PM; Thu–Fri: 9 AM–8 PM; Sat: 10 AM–8 PM; Sun: 11 AM–6 PM).

Sun, June 1, 2008Mon, June 30, 2008
Repeats every day until Mon Jun 30 2008 .

Curated by Robert Ladislas Derr and Marcy B. Freedman, First Person Video includes the work of 11 contemporary artists—all of whom have placed themselves in front of the camera. Using the “first person” perspective, the artists (Derr, Freedman, and Austrian artist Erwin Wurm, among others) engage viewers while exploring political, psychological, philosophical, social, and artistic issues. (72 mins., video)

Robert Ladislas Derr works in photography, video, and performance and is an assistant professor in the Department of Art at Ohio State. Marcy B. Freedman, who lives and works in Croton on Hudson, New York, is a visual and conceptual artist who has worked in a variety of media.

Jean Dubuffet, Vaches au pre (Cows in a meadow), 1954

Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection closes Dec 31. Don't miss the exhibition artnet named among the world's 25 "must-see shows."

Artists featured in Transfigurations: Modern Masters from the Wexner Family Collection

Learn more about the artists represented in Transfigurations at our dedicated website. (Educators will also find curriculum resources to support their K–12 classrooms.)