Tom Sherman

1981, 26:00 minutes, colour, English


This programme, set in the dawn of the information age, is designed to provide the viewing audience with a unique perspective of the most significant person/machine relationship of our time, our rapidly developing relationship with the digital computer. In the span of half-an-hour, a transportation technology gives way to an integrated communications technology. "First we were moving through the information -- and now the information is moving through us." (T.S.)

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Critical Writing

Tom Sherman
by Barbara Daniel. Vanguard, Oct. 1981, v. 10, no. 8.
A Question of Place 2
by Jennifer Oille. Vanguard, Nov. 1981, v. 10, no. 9.
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.
René Bauermeister
by René Bauermeister. Studio International, June 1976, v. 191, no. 981.
The Video Show
by David Hall. Art and Artists, May 1975, v. 10, no. 110/2.