Studio Portfolio

REFUGE and TALKING WITH THE DALAI LAMA

Since the beginning of the 20 th Century, Westerners have been traveling to the East in search of spiritual wisdom. By the 1950's Eastern meditation masters were coming to the West and establishing meditation centers here. This film is the story of those journeys, East and West, towards refuge.

Producer / Director: J Halpern


JOSEPH BEUYS / TRANSFORMER

In TRANSFORMER (60 min.) one of the greatest legends of contemporary art, avant-garde German artist Joseph Beuys, speaks in great depth for the first and last time, about his unique sculpture and actions.

Producer / Director: J Halpern


ONCE PARADISE

Once Paradise explores the human capacity for peace in the face of politics & oppression, in Kashmir. For reasons of security & safeguarding of the production, no further information is available.

Producer / Director: J Halpern


NEW CONSUME PROJECTS

In 1990 John Halpern coined the term - ART FOR THE 21ST CENTURY - and created several events and projects related to the idea NEW CONSUME. NEW CONSUME enables the participant to discover a new way of consuming that is creative. It emphasizes the effect of consuming creatively and provides products, opportunities and experiences for the participant to consume in new and creative ways.

Producer / Director: J Halpern