Dangling By Their Mouths

Colin Campbell

1981, 60:00 minutes, colour , English


A 60 minute tape that tells in flashform the story of a European art critic and her relationship to three people; her lesbian lover who died of cancer, a Canadian actor/ director in theatre, and a young performance artist who adopts her persona in a performance. The issue deals with sexual roles, love relationships and women's views of themselves in social/sexual relationships with women and men.

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Critical Writing

Colin Campbell
by Nadja Sayej. ArtUS, 2009, no. 26.
The Curatorial Incubator v.4: That 80s Show
by Lisa Steele. Toronto: Vtape, 2007.
The Singing Dunes: Colin Campbell, 1943-2001
by John Greyson. C Magazine, Summer 2002, no. 74.
Colin Campbell: Invention
by Peggy Gale. Colin Campbell: Invention, 1993. Toronto: Art Metropole, 1993.
Colin Campbell: Invention
Colin Campbell: Invention, 1993. Toronto: Art Metropole, 1993.
Colin Campbell: Media Works 1972-1990
by Bruce W. Ferguson. The National Art Gallery, 1991. Ottawa: The National Gallery of Canada, 1991.
Otherwise Worldly
by Bruce W. Ferguson. Colin Campbell : Media Works, 1991. Winnipeg: Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1991.
Canadian Colinization
by Andrew Sorfleet. C Magazine, Fall 1991, no. 31.
Notes on a Local History: Both
by Bruce Ferguson and Colin Campbell. Toronto: A Play of History (Jeu d'histoire), 1987. Toronto: The Power Plant, 1987.
Colin Campbell Interviewed
by Kathleen Maitland-Carter and Bruce LaBruce. CineAction!, Summer 1987, no. 9.
Homo Video
by John Greyson. Jump Cut, Mar 1985, no. 30.
Colour Video/Vulgar Potential
by Peggy Gale. Parachute, Sept. Winter 1982, no. 25.
VIDEO/VIDEO: If this event was a dry run for PAY-TV, one must view...
by Clive Robertson. Fuse, Nov. 1981, v. 5, no. 8 & 9.