Vito Acconci

Biography

Vito Acconci's contribution to experimental film and video was limited to just a few years -- 1969 to 1977 -- in what proved to be a long career spent in a variety of artistic disciplines. Nevertheless, he was crucially important and widely influential in the arts, as was his work as a performance artist in the same general period. Born in the Bronx, Acconci earned his degree in literature from...