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The Creative Process of a Modern American 'Stuffmaker'

May 18, 2015 | 831 videos
Video by Bas Berkhout

Mac Premo is a Brooklyn-based artist, or stuffmaker, as he prefers to be called. His discipline is collage, which takes many forms—paper, glue, wood, images, and photographs. "Concept is king," he says in this profile by filmmaker Bas Berkhout. "First I think of something and then go find the medium." Premo's eclectic art is matched by the film's style, which melds together sound and images at varying speeds and techniques.

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Author: Nadine Ajaka

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A showcase of cinematic short documentary films, curated by The Atlantic.