ARTICLES BY jeffjack

Ideal Home Noise (13): Clarke, Cortázar, Pushwagner

Jeff Jackson


Jeff Jackson dives in to the lifetime work of Alan Clarke, explores the latest release from the brain of Cortázar, and the uncovering of a thought-lost masterpiece from Pushwagner.


IDEAL HOME NOISE #12: Robert Frank

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The 12th installment of Jeff Jackson’s column focuses on the newly released 8-DVD box set of the film work of Robert Frank.

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Ideal Home Noise (11): Kieslowski, Foy, Pettibon

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The latest installment of Jeff Jackson’s column focuses on a massive set of subversive biblical films from Poland, D. Foy’s exploration of the father, and the pen-and-ink noise of Raymond Pettibon.


Ideal Home Noise (10): Broodthaers, Blutch, Pizarnik

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In his tenth installment, Jeff Jackson shares surreal installations from Marcel Broodthaers, a look at the graphic novels of Blutch, and the knife-like poetry of Alejandra Pizarnik.

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Ideal Home Noise (9): Breakdown, Berman, & Galembo

Jeff Jackson


In his ninth installment, Jeff Jackson details the noise that should be filling your home, including fantastic manga, Wallace Berman’s collages, and the masks of Galembo.


Ideal Home Noise (8): Jacques Rivette

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The eighth installment of Jeff Jackson’s Ideal Home Noise column focuses solely on the 16-disc DVD and Blu-ray box set of the work of the French New Wave’s Jacques Rivette, out now from Britain’s Arrow Films


Ideal Home Noise (7): Masterworks, Skaalrud, Black Acid

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Jeff Jackson returns with a deep dive into mind benders that deserve a place in your home. This edition tackles American avant-garde, a surreal graphic novel, and portals into alternate worlds as art.

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Ideal Home Noise (6): Rodereda, Henson, Haneke

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Jeff Jackson brings us his latest round up of wild media for your mind. This month, he includes the absurd writings of Merce Rodereda, Bill Henson’s dreamy photographs, and a look at Criterion’s rerelease of Haneke’s Code Unknown.


A Ghost Story Without A Ghost: An Interview with Gregory Howard

Jeff Jackson


Jeff Jackson picks Gregory Howard’s brain about his latest book, Hospice, cinema, dead bodies, and storytelling.


Ideal Home Noise (5): Hairy Who, McCormack, German

Jeff Jackson


Jeff Jackson’s fifth installment of Ideal Home Noise takes us into the Hairy Who Publications, Derek McCormack, and Aleksei German’s Hard to Be a God.