Critical Writing Index

Breaking Through: Conscience and the Status Quo

by Renee Baert

Toronto: A Space (Artists Space), 1985

Screening catalogue for Breaking Through: Conscience and the Status Quo, a series of screenings which featured "3 programs of international work in which video is used as an active instrument of intervention with which to reconcile and participate in social and political issues. The program focus on living conditions as the expression of a social politic; the influence of mass media in directing the societal frame of reference; and the role of the police as agents for powerful forces of control descent." [taken from catalogue]

ITEM 1985.130 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Amelia Productions

Norman Cohen

Kem Murch

Amanda Richardson

Beedan Kidron

Laura Kipnis

Jon Alpert

Kim Tomczak

Lisa Steele