Off the Map: A look into backyard paradises created by visionary artists around the world

Off the Map is an Independent Lens Web-exclusive presentation of

an Electric Shadows Project presented by ITVS Interactive


Off the Map was created and produced by Interactive Knowledge in
conjunction with the American Visionary Art Museum.

Special thanks to Theresa Segreti at the American Visionary Art Museum


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Design / Project Management
Chuck Barger
Tim Songer
Lou Kinard

Production
Brent Dunn
Dave Conlin
Logan Watts
Shannon Conlin
Chris Walldorf

Art Direction
Logan Watts

Writer
Juliet Wiersema

ITVS Interactive
www.itvs.org

Senior Web Producer
Cathy R. Fischer

Project Manager
Elizabeth Meyer

Production Dept. Liaison
Robby Fahey

Content Editor
Lisa Ko

Technical Consultant
Wendy Bardsley

Special Thanks:
Jennifer Sale / PBS Interactive
Tim Walker / TeacherSource

Funded by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting

American Visionary Art Museum
800 Key Highway
Baltimore, MD 21230

Electric Shadows Planning Team
Sally Jo Fifer - President
Judy Tam - Vice President and CFO
Claire Aguilar - Director of Programming
Jim Sommers - Director of Communications

PHOTO / VIDEO CREDITS & ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

HOME PAGE

PHOTOS:

Ted Degener & Roger Manley

MAKE YOUR OWN BACKYARD PARADISE

PHOTOS:

All photos by Shannon Conlin

JUNQUE:

Linda Vista & Chuck Barger

BOTTLE VILLAGE TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

All photos by Ted Degener

VIDEO:

Light-Saraf Films,"Grandma's Bottle Village: The Art of Tressa Prisbrey" from Vision of Paradise produced & directed by Allie Light and Irving Saraf. San Francisco, 1982.

FOREVERTRON TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slides 1, 5, 6: Bob Leff

Slides 2, 3, 4, 7, 8: Don Krug

Zoomify 1, 2: Bob Leff

Zoomify 3, 4, 5, 6: Ted Degener

Zoomify 7: Koichi Tsuzuki

Interactive: Ted Degener

Travelogue: Ted Degener, Don Krug

VIDEO:

KCPT, Rare Visions & Roadside Revelations, Randy Mason, Producer, Volume 7

OWL HOUSE AND CAMEL YARD TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS & VIDEO:

Tracy Gander, FUR and the Owl House Foundation

PALAIS IDEÁL TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slide 1: from Le Palais Ideál - Du Facteur Cheval; Quand le songe devient la realite by Jean-Pierre Jopuve published in 1981 by Éditions du Moniteur.

Slides 2, 3, 4: Ted Degener

Slides 5, 6, 7: Koichi Tsuzuki

Slides: 8, 9, 10: Marcus Schubert

Zoomify 1, 2, 3: Ted Degener

Zoomify 4, 5, 6: Marcus Schubert

Interactive: from Le Palais Ideál - Du Facteur Cheval; Quand le songe devient la realite by Jean-Pierre Jopuve published in 1981 by Éditions du Moniteur and Ted Degener

Travelogue: from Le Palais Ideál - Du Facteur Cheval; Quand le songe devient la realite by Jean-Pierre Jopuve published in 1981 by Éditions du Moniteur. Additional photo by Ted Degener

PARADISE GARDEN TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slide 1: Tom Patterson

Slides 2, 3, 4, 5: Ted Degener

Slides 6, 7: Roger Manley

Zoomify 1, 2, 3, 4: Ted Degener

Zoomify 5, 6: Roger Manley

Interactive: Ted Degener

Travelogue: Tom Patterson, Ted Degener

VIDEO:

KCPT, Rare Visions & Roadside Revelations, Randy Mason, Producer, Volume 10

PASAQUAN TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slide 1: Guy Mendes

Slides 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8: Ted Degener

Slides 9, 10: Koichi Tsuzuki

Zoomify 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7: Ted Degener

Zoomify 8: Roger Manley

Interactive: From St. EOM in the Land of Pasaquan by Tom Patterson published in 1987 by the Jargon Society. Additional photo by Jonathan Williams

Travelogue: Guy Mendes, Ted Degener

VIDEO:

KCPT, Rare Visions & Roadside Revelations, Randy Mason, Producer, Volume 10

ROCK GARDEN TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

All photos by Ted Degener

VIDEO:

QTVR by John Maisels Raw Vision (modified for web site)

SALVATION MOUNTAIN TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slides 1, 2, 3: Larry Yust

Slides 4, 5: Ted Degener

Slides 6, 7, 8: Koichi Tsuzuki

Zoomify 1, 2, 8: Larry Yust

Zoomify 3, 4: Ted Degener

Zoomify 5, 6, 7: Koichi Tsuzuki

Interactive: From Salvation Mountain The Art of Leonard Knight by Larry Yust published in 1998 by the New Leaf Press

Travelogue: Larry Yust, Ted Degener

VIDEO:

Salvation Mountain: Portrait of an Artist© 1994 Larry Yust

WATTS TOWER TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slide 1: Jay Weynn

Slides 2,: Ted Degener

Slide 3: Roger Manley

Slides 4, 5, 6: Marcus Schubert

Slides 7, 9, 10: Marvin Rand

Slides 8, 11: Photographer unknown

Zoomify 1: Ted Degener

Zoomify 2: Roger Manley

Zoomify 3, 4, 5: Marcus Schubert

Zoomify 6: Marvin Rand

Interactive: Roger Manley

Travelogue: Jay Weynn, Marvin Rand, and Photographer unknown

VIDEO:

Life and Times, 9/26/01, KCET Los Angeles

WINDMILL PARK TOUR & TRAVELOGUE

PHOTOS:

Slides 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7: Ted Degener

Slide 8: Roger Manley

Zoomify 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6: Ted Degener

Zoomify 7: Koichi Tsuzuki

Zoomify 8: Roger Manley

Interactive: From KCPT, Rare Visions & Roadside Revelations, Randy Mason, Producer, Volume 18

Travelogue: Ted Degener and Koichi Tsuzuki

VIDEO:

KCPT, Rare Visions & Roadside Revelations, Randy Mason, Producer, Volume 18

 

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