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Rebecca Allen, “Swimmer (in the abyss),” 1981

A fundamental piece of Allen’s oeuvre and art history itself, this short video work from 1981 recorded the first 3D animated female figure.

Rebeca Allen, “Swimmer (in the abyss),” 1981 (still)
Image of St. Catherine from Twyla Tharp’s “The Catherine Wheel,” a 1982 dance film for television, aired internationally
CBS News Special, “The Computers are Coming: Man or Machine,” 1983
Rebecca Allen, Kraftwerk Portrait, 1986
Rebecca Allen, “The Tangle of Mind and Matter,” 2017 (still)

ART FOR THE NEXT 100 YEARS