Critical Writing Index

Video: The Martini of the Visual Arts: Notes on the newest (and snobbiest) art form

by Jay Scott

The Globe and Mail, Apr. 19, 1978

This article is from a section of the Globe and Mail called "Fanfare," on page 11.

This article considers the first ten years of video art production, investigates the definition of what is video art, and describes a number of video art works by Canadian artists.

ITEM 1978.014 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

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