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Steve Rutt

 (1945 - 2011)
Steve Rutt was active/lived in New York, California.  Steve Rutt is known for video animation.

Biography   Steve Rutt

Following is The New York Times obituary of the artist:

"Steve Rutt, an Inventor Behind Early Video Animation, Dies at 66"

Published: May 27, 2011

Steve Rutt, an engineer, inventor and artist whose early video animation system made images expand and contract and leap and dance, and in so doing helped propel the video-art revolution of the 1970s, died on May 20 in Manhattan. He was 66.

The cause was pancreatic cancer, said his daughter, Victoria Rutt.

With Bill Etra, Mr. Rutt developed the Rutt/Etra video synthesizer in 1972. An analog device that lets the user manipulate a video signal in real time, it offered a means of producing animated images and special effects long before the adven   ...  Displaying 750 of 4013 characters.

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