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The Art of Video, 1990

Barcelona & Madrid: Imatco-Atanor, 1990

This is the brochure for a television series created by Spanish public state television, Television Española, that covers the history of video art from the 1960's until 1990. The series is made up of 14 episodes of 30 minutes each, documents or excerpts 250 different video works, features interviews with authors and artists, and showcases one new unscreened video work in each episode. The series covers topics such as language, memory, video installations, music videos, mixed media, theatre, performance, dance, creative television, and Spanish video art. The showcased videos include work by Nam June Paik, Bill Viola, Jean-Luc Godard, Marina Abramovic.

ITEM RFL.026 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

mató George Sand a Chopin?Nam June Paik

The Hidden DimensionBill Viola

qu'est ce que le cinemaJean-Luc Godard

SSSMarina Abramovic & Charles Atlas

SoloRobert Cahen

vídeo es televisión?Antonio Muntadas