Critical Writing Index

Hot Art In A Cool Medium

by Brian D. Johnson and Mark Budgen

Maclean's, Mar. 3, 1986, pp. 48-50

This article examines video art production in Canada, providing some early history of the medium, noting concerns about government censorship, and exploring the use of technology by video artists.

ITEM 1986.027 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Media BurnAnt Farm

Industrial TrackJohn Watt

Colin Campbell

Noel Harding

Lisa Steele and Kim Tomczak

Confused:Sexual ViewsPaul Wong

Spawning SockeyesTomiyo Sasaki

Francois Girard

Lake HuronJane Wright

HellArdele Lister

Test TubeGeneral Idea

Norman Cohn

Le TrainFrancois Girard