Barn Gallery shows Bill Viola: The Eye of the Heart

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The 13th season of the Barn Gallery’s “Art Videos at the Gallery” continues at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 23, 2014 with the showing of the film Bill Viola: The Eye of the Heart. Viola, a contemporary video artist, is considered a leading figure in the generation of artists whose artistic expression depends upon electronic, sound, and image technology in new media. He is internationally recognized as one of today’s leading artists. He has been instrumental in the establishment of video as a vital form of contemporary art. For 40 years he has created videotapes, architectural video installations, sound environments, electronic music performances, flat panel video pieces, and works for television broadcast. Admission is free and there is plenty of free parking. The Barn Gallery is located at Shore Road and Bourne Lane in Ogunquit. For more information visit barngallery.org.