Below you can hear some of our static language portraits. Your browser must be javascript and flash enabled.

Our static language sampler consists of aiff files (on a recordable cd) of all of the personalities listed below. You can listen to it in any audio cd player.

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    from the series Diva

  • Maria Callas
  • Marilyn Monroe
  • Sylvester Stallone
  • Marlene Deitrich
  • Elton John
  • Princess Diana
  • Timothy "Speed" Levitch
  • Dion MacGregor

    from the series Critics and Curators

  • Susan Sontag
  • Robert Hughes
  • Noam Chomsky

    from the series Poets

  • Gertrude Stein
  • William Burroughs
  • Kathy Acker
  • Jorge Luis Borges (spanish)
  • Jorge Luis Borges (english)
  • Maya Angelou
  • Henry Rollins

    from the series Artists

  • Louise Bourgeois
  • Jeff Koons
  • Marcel Duchamp
  • Martha Rosler
  • Mike Kelley
  • Krystoff Wodiszko
  • David Hockney

    from the series The American Left

  • Malcolm X
  • Judi Barri
  • Abbie Hoffman
  • Gloria Steinem
  • Mumia Abu Jamal
  • Bob Guccione

    from the series Great American Composers

  • Charles Mingus
  • John Cage
  • Diamanda Galas
  • Philipp Glass
  • Thelonious Monk

    from the series The Boys in the Band

  • Buck Dharma
  • Steve Howe
  • Steve Stills