Anxious Automation (.6) and Surprise Attack (.7) Artist: Richard Serra (American, 1938–2024, B.F.A. 1962, M.F.A. 1964, D.F.A. (Hon.) 2009)


Black and white video with sound


Video 1: 4 minutes, 27 seconds
Video 2: 2 minutes

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A. Conger Goodyear, B.A. 1899, Fund

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20th century


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video recordings, videotapes

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