Critical Writing Index

La vidéo, un art engagé

by Jean Tourangeau

La Presse, Jan. 9, 1982

This article examines video works that are primarily interested in content and ideology, and focuses on the works of Pierre Falardeau and Julien Poulin in their search for identity and hidden ideologies; this is contrasted against Rodney Werden's search for an internal reality. The original article in French is accompanied by an English translation provided by Optica, a centre for contemporary art in Montreal.

ITEM 1982.012 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Rodney Werden

Pierre Falardeau

Julien Poulin