12 Inches of Sin, a film by Eric Minh Swenson
Los Angeles artist Eric Minh Swenson Swenson famously focuses on Southern California artists and their art. 12 Inches of Sin is delighted that he filmed 12 Inches of Sin V for the world to enjoy.
Since 2011, Swenson has created over 400 short films which document artists and their processes, as well as gallery and museum exhibitions. Subjects have included Chris Burden, Peter Shire, Cheech Marin, Lisa Adams, Gisela Colón and Don Bachardy. His work is considered to be the most extensive documentation of the Southern California art scene to date.
In addition to his films, mini-documentaries, and photography, Swenson has curated art shows that focus on California artists, “EMS Sex” at 2014 Photo Independent art fair and in spring of 2015 “EMS Nude Survey One” at Jamie Brooks Fine Art, “an eclectic exhibition of sculpture, painting, drawings and photography… removes its overt sexism.” In 2017, EMS Nude Survey Three will collaborate with Sin City Gallery in Las Vegas. Swenson is also a Judge for 12 Inches of Sin.