Lectures and Interviews

Collectors

2000

A documentary about serial killer art collector/dealer Rick Staton by Julian Hobbs. Coleman appears as a talking head, along with his own collection and some of his paintings.

"Original Sin" lecture and film screening

1999

during “Original Sin” exhibition, Wadsworth Athenaeum, Hartford, CT.

Lecture followed by performance by Hasil Adkins

1999

American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore.

Clayton Patterson Presents: Joe Coleman

1998

Staten Island, NY: M/W/F Video Club. Verité video portrait by Patterson (created in 1989), including excerpts from performances and a brief tour of the subject’s Odditorium of the era; (originally aired on Manhattan Neighborhood Network).

An audience with the artist

1998

Q&A at UK launch party for Original Sin, Horse Hospital, London.

R.I.P.: Rest in Pieces

1997

Directed by Robert Pejo, Prisma Films. A feature-length documentary about Coleman and his art, with appearances by Hasil Adkins, Jim Jarmusch, and Harold Schechter. Distributed to theaters in New York, Los Angeles, England, France, Austria, Mexico, Japan, and elsewhere.

"End is Near!" lecture

1996

American Visionary Art Museum, Baltimore, MD.

"Cult Rapture" lecture/screening

1993

Center on Contemporary Art, Seattle, WA.

Amok Press Presents: The Archive of Doctor Mombooze-o

1988

DCTV, New York, NY. Coleman allows to be screened publicly for the first time his private collection of rare 16mm hardcore porn films and autopsy/homicide investigation tapes.

Lecture and screening at The Werkstattkino

1988

Munich, Germany. See above.