Critical Writing Index

Video Interruptus

by Rebecca Lewis

Afterimage, Apr. 1984, v. 11, no. 9, p. 4

An account of censorship of video work at the Vancouver Art Gallery. Paul Wong's piece Confused/Sexual Views, featuring nine hours of frank discussions about sexuality, was set to inaugurate the VAG's new video gallery, but fears about a public outcry because of the content caused the director to cancel the show.

ITEM 1984.136 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Confused/Sexual ViewsPaul Wong