Recology San Francisco

Artist-in-Residence Program
Spring, 2014

All objects portrayed in the following videos were scavenged from the San Francisco Recycling and Transfer Center.
From Your Head to Mine
HD Video
, no sound

One-minute video composed of 450 photographs of me wearing on my head personal items scavenged from the Public Disposal & Recycling Center of the city of San Francisco.

Portrait of a Fan in Three Acts
HD Video, sound, 2:17"

HD Video, no sound, 1:28"

Bodysuit found inside a ripped denim backpack on March 22;
Headphones found inside a military suitcase on April 5;
Wig found on April 26;
Sunglasses found on April 29;
Vintage stationary exercise bike found on April 30.

Production assistant: Corey Christopher
​Video Editing assistant: Darrin Martin
Special thanks to Matthew Gottschalk & Aron Kantor

Copyright © 2014-2023
Jamil Hellu. All rights reserved.