Chip Lord Characteristics
Chip Lord has worked with video since 1971, first as a partner in the alternative media collective Ant Farm, and since 1978 as an independent artist/producer. With Ant Farm, he produced and co-directed the video art classics Media Burn and The Eternal Frame. His early work draws on documentary conventions, but since 1984 he has moved toward experimental narrative with Easy Living , Ballplayer , and his first feature length tape, Motorist . He has produced video installations as well as single-channel tapes, and is an associate professor in theatre arts at the University of California, Santa Cruz.
--Video Databank Catalog