Red Flag

Istvan Kantor

1995, 04:45 minutes, colour


Red Flag is a video manifesto put together of live performance documents and quotations from the artist's (Istvan Kantor) note book. Its subject is the anti-authoritarian artist-rebel in eternal conflict with the dogmas of society. Red Flag is part of a media installation created for the project "Beyond the Bridge" dedicated to the life and work of Joris Ivens.

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Critical Writing

The Spectacle of Noise: Istvan Kantor's recent video work. a selection
by A.K Nort. ArgosFestival, 2001. Brussel: Argos, 2001.
The Pains and Pleasures of Rebirth: Women's Body Art
by Lucy Lippard. Art in America, May 1976, v. 64, no. 3.