"Words are just a way we communicate. Images are a way we communicate. And I couldn't figure out why they had to be in different baskets."
From the series, "Exclusive"
Eleanor Antin reveals the process behind her photographic series "Helen's Odyssey" (2007), in particular the work "The Tourists" (2007) which recasts the destruction of Troy in the southern California desert.
Producer: Wesley Miller & Nick Ravich. Camera & Sound: Larissa Nikola-Lisa. Additional Footage: Daniel Martinico. Editor: Jennifer Chiurco. Artwork courtesy: Eleanor Antin. Thanks: Ronald Feldman Fine Arts.