JoAnn Gillerman


integrating art, science, culture and technology
Total Solar Eclipses and Active Lava Flows


Annular Eclipse 2012

On-location Video Recording / Documentation of Total Solar Eclipses (1979-present)
Locations selected based on climate, visibility, clarity in path during totality, indigenous cultural, mythology/folklore,
visually interesting landscapes/animal life, and multicultural experiences with a global intent to include all continents.
Total Solar Eclipse and Annular Eclipses ...

     United States - August 21, 2017 - Total Solar Eclipse (Mine Hill, Eastern Idaho)
            (Immersive Total Solar Eclipse Project - Fulldome, 360, Virtual Reality)
     United States -
May 20, 2012 - Annular Eclipse (Near Pyramid Lake, NV)
            Digital Prints and Video: Annular Eclipse May 20, 2012 -
     Siberia – Aug 1, 2008 - Total Solar Eclipse (between Barnaul and Novosibirsk)
           (Siberian Eclipse Documentation - Shot for Planetarium Full Dome Projection)
            Screened and Exhibited
     Libya – Mar. 29, 2006 - Total Solar Eclipse (Sahara Desert)
           (Desert Eclipse Video/DVD, “Libya Series” Digital Prints, Collage)
           Screened and Exhibited
     Costa Rica - Dec. 14, 2001 - Annular Eclipse (Nasara/Garza, Peninsula de Nicoya)
           (Costa Rica Annular Eclipse - Ridley Sea Turtle Lays 60  Eggs - Video)
     Turkey  - Aug. 11, 1999 - Total Solar Eclipse (Amasya)
            (Total Solar Eclipse Amasya Turkey Video, Interactive DVD)
            Screened and Exhibited
     Venezuela - Feb. 26, 1998 - Total Solar Eclipse (Peninsula de Paraguana)
           (Pink Flamingo Eclipse Video, Interactive DVD)
           Screened and Exhibited
     India - Oct. 24, 1995 - Total Solar Eclipse (Fatehpur Sikri)
           (India Eclipse Video, Interactive DVD)
           Screened and Exhibited
     Bolivia  - Nov. 3, 1994 - Total Solar Eclipse (15,000' foothills of the Andes outside Potasi)
           (Intijiwana Video and Interactive DVD, Interactive CD-ROM)
           Screened and Exhibited
     Hawaii  - July 11, 1991 - Total Solar Eclipse (13,796' Geological Summit of Mauna Kea, Hawaii)
           (Volcanic Eclipse Video, Interactive DVD, shot for 360 º panning horizon Camera Obscura, Instsallation)
           Broadcast, Cablecast, Screened and Exhibited
     United States - Feb. 26, 1979 - Total Solar Eclipse (WA/OR border from Airplane)
           (Video, 360 º pans of horizon -custom designed mount for video cameras)

     * TRANSIT OF VENUS - June 5, 2012 - United States, Oakland, CA  (Video and Digital Photographs)


On-location Video Recording/Documentation/Art -  active lava flows– video, interactive  DVD, installation
Video Portraits of Active Lava Flows on Kilauea, Volcano, HI: (1991-present)

     Egg Birth Flow : Lava Flows and Ridley Sea Turtle CU Laying Eggs Juxtaposition (2011)
     Lava Montage: earth fire water air DVD – (2010)
     Interactive Lava Sampler DVD  (2010) gillerm
     Lava - Moon Glow Flow and Sunrise Falls (2009/10)
     Lava Boat – Ginger Anyone? (2008)
     Lava Zilch 2007
     Lava 2002 : Surface Flow, Lava Falls, Spooky Flow, Crater, Pali, (2002)
     Bubbles and Splash – Lava Bench – (2000)
     P’u’U’o’O Crater 1997
     From Above P’u’U’o’O Crater and Skylight 1991
     Volcanic Eclipse – (1991)
     Crater and Skylight -  (1990)

Lava Fields Kilauea, Hawaii, 2010
Total Solar Eclipse Libya 2006
Total Solar Eclipse Turkey 1999
Shadow Dance Interactive Eclipse Exhibit
Transit of Venus - June 5, 2012 ---- Gillerman © 2012