15.05.12 by Jeff

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits
This is awesome. John Baldessari’s life condensed into 6 minutes. I want my life narrated by Tom Waits, please.

Watch the video below!

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

A Brief History of John Baldessari narrated by Tom Waits

This film was commissioned by LACMA for their first annual “Art + Film Gala” honoring John Baldessari and Clint Eastwood.

Directed by Henry Joost & Ariel Schulman

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Jeff
Jeff Hamada is the Founder and Editor of Booooooom. He lives and works in Vancouver.



  • Oh man, been waiting for this to show up online. Soooo good.

  • And I Like Candy A Lot

    I love this video more than candy.

  • Gerhard Human

    Anything said by Tom has to be legendary… have to watch…now.

  • Gerhard Human

    OK. Watched it. Amazed. Inspired for the next week. At least

  • jasmin schaschl

     what a perfect match! love it

  • lepetitfaon

    I love that the sense of humor of this film completely captures the sense humor of the artist, oh and “you have to be possessed” brilliant advice! 





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