Fear of flying: Planes

Jean Piche and Tom Sherman

1990, 08:40 minutes, colour


Fear of flying: Planes is a media construction of a domestic flight over the immense interior landscape of Canada, where both artists' controlled fear of flying is modelled through techniques of visual and musical transposition.

Planes, Spiders and Motion Pictures At English Bay comprise a three part "video-music" work by Ottawa-based artist Tom Sherman, and Jean Piche, a composer from Montreal. Sherman and Piche have committed themselves to an ongoing series of collaborative works in the video-music form.

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