Purple Television

[July 11 2012] : art

As It Lays : Melanie Griffith

As It Lays : Melanie Griffith by Alex Israel

For the past year and a half, artist Alex Israel worked at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood. He conducted 30 video portraits, many on a talk-show set he built in his temporary studio at the landmark complex. The entirety of the series was presented at Reena Spaulings Fine Art from March 11th to April 8th, and is released on Purple Television and asitlays.com through 2012. Here is his video portrait of Academy Award nominee and Golden Globe winner, American actress and Melanie Griffith.

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