Critical Writing Index

Vera Frenkel: The Videotapes

by Robert McFadden, Lisa Steele and Bruce Grenville

Ottawa: National Gallery Of Canada, 1985

ISBN 0-88884-542-1

Exhibition catalogue featuring an overview of the videotapes by Vera Frenkel shown at the National Gallery of Canada; includes synopses of the work as well biographical information on Frenkel written by Lisa Steele, Bruce Grenville, Peggy Gale and Michael Brodzky, and an introduction to the work by Robert McFadden.

ITEM 1985.126 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Introduction to Some of the PlayersVera Frenkel

Signs of a Plot: A Text, True Story & Work of Art

Her Room in Paris

"...And Now the Truth" (A Parenthesis)

Stories from the Front (and the Back): A True Blue Romance

The Last Screening Room; A Valentine


The Contraband Tape

The Business of Frightened Desires (or the Making of a Pornographer)