Critical Writing Index

Video Structures: Back to Basic Memory

by Clive Robertson

Parallelogramme, Summer 1987, v. 12, no. 5, pp. 39-43

This essay is the first in a series of articles by the author on some unwritten aspects of the history of video art. It contains initial observations about curation, validation and the cycles of interest that have affected the stability and growth of video as a particular phenomenon in Canadian art. In addition, interviews with artists Colin Campbell, Lisa Steele, Rodney Werden, John Watt, Kim Tomczak and Peggy Gale are included as part of the text.

ITEM 1987.007 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Colin Campbell

Lisa Steele

Rodney Werden

John Watt

Kim Tomczak