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Commodore Gilgamesh is a visual artist in Los Angeles, who primarily works with VHS tapes that are about to decompose and fake fur. Gilgamesh is the founder of the video and performance collective Everything Is Terrible!, as well as creator of Memory Hole, Gigglefudge USA (Adult Swim), Analog Mountain (MTV), and GOOPoftheGODS. Their work has been shown and/or they've done performances or installations in every major city in the US and Canada, as well as in Mexico, UK, Germany, Denmark, Czech Republic, Brazil, Australia, New Zealand, Portugal, Netherlands, and France. Gilgamesh is currently in possession of the world's largest collection of Jerry Maguire VHS tapes on earth, which the NYTimes and Vice won't shut up about. Editor for Eric Andre Show, Traveling the Stars: Action Bronson and Friends Watch Ancient Aliens, and Big Questions Huge Answers with Jon Dore. Builder of stupid dreams and visions.