About This Artwork

Bill Viola
American, born 1951

Reasons for Knocking at an Empty House, 1982

Color video, sound (monitor), wood chair, headphones, spotlight, and pedestal
Dimensions vary with installation

Restricted gifts of Barbara Bluhm, Frances Dittmer, Ruth Horwich, Susan and Lewis Manilow, Marcia and Irving Stenn, Jr., Dr. and Mrs. Paul Sternberg, and Lynn and Allen Turner; through prior gifts of Leigh and Mary Block, 1993.246

© 1982 Bill Viola.

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