Documentation of Four Video Installations

Geoffrey Shea

1993, 20:00 minutes, Eng


LOOP: A pair of small, colour monitors are mounted in the rim of a four-foot wheel. The loss of control, fear and frustration surrounding domestic discord, is looped and forms an unending cycle. 1993
SURFACE TENSION: Televisionpicture tubes and car headlights mounted in a glass and steel frame. Surface Tension is about faux finishing, advertising, politics and video in Taiwan. 1992
ROUND TV: a tlevision picture tube modified to display a circular picture including images of a dark and foreboding romance. 1992
SPIRAL: Video Installation. A television picture tube set in a wooden and glass case, displaying spiraling text. Produced and exhibited as par† of a residency at Medienwerkstatt Wien, Austria, 1991.
PILGRIM'S PROGRESS: Two-channel video installation about the common social roots shared by sexuality and religion and the two young siblings who dicover perverted pleasure in both. 1991
THE ART OF RECEIVING DATA: Two-channel video installation, National Arts Centre, Ottawa, 1984.
SHORE: Audio installation on Yonge Street. Presented by Artculture Resource Centre, Toronto, 1982.

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