The Archivists

Andrew J. Paterson

2021, 15:00 minutes, English


The Archivists is a fifteen minute video work consisting of downloaded video sequences courtesy of Pixabay and four voice-over texts.The video clips reference airports, libraries, city scapes, and futuristic tunnels. The audio clips reference archivism…..its practitioners, its addictions and its effects. Archivists can of course be simultaneously useful and maddening.

The Archivists acknowledges its setting during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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