Critical Writing Index

Oliver Husain's Hovering, Alliterative, Epigrammatic Proxies

by Andréa Picard

Cinema Scope, Fall 2010, no. 44, pp. 58-62

ISSN 1488-7002

Profile and interview with the Toronto-based, German-Indian experimental video artist and filmmaker Oliver Husain, detailing his work's digital reconstructions of actual spaces into "hybrid worlds," and his fascination with a "globalized suburbia." Discussed in the interview are his early music videos as well as his videos Green Dolphin Street, Five Thinking Hats, Leona Alone, and his travelogues Swivel, Shrivel, and Squiggle.

ITEM 2010.136 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Green Dolphin StreetOliver Husain

Five Thinking HatsOliver Husain

SwivelOliver Husain

ShrivelOliver Husain

SquiggleOliver Husain

Mount ShastaOliver Husain

Purfled PromisesOliver Husain

Leona AloneOliver Husain