Critical Writing Index

The Balance of Convenience

by Barbara Daniel

Parallelogramme, 1984, v. 9, no. 5, pp. 12-14

This article examines the controversy that surrounded the cancellation by the Vancouver Art Gallery of its inaugural video installation, Paul Wong's Confused: Sexual Views . The debate around the work, which has centered around the topic of sexually explicit material, is considered in a larger and more realistic framework.

ITEM 1984.001 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Confused: Sexual ViewsPaul Wong