Luminous Sites : Ten Video Installations

Henry, Karen and Augaitis, Daina and Talve, Merika and Berland, Jody and Gale, Peggy and Wyngaarden, Cornelia and Steinman, Barbara and Tomas, David and Craig, Kate and Dean, Max and Sasaki, Tomiyo and Carr-Harris, Ian and Frenkel, Vera and Randy & Berenicci. Luminous Sites : Ten Video Installations. Vancouver, BC: Video Inn; s.l.: Western Front, 1986.

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Abstract (English)

Referring to spectacle, mass media, representation, seduction, modernism, and post modernism, the authors discuss the history of video installation and its relationship to television. Video installations by ten Canadian artists are discussed by the curators and further documented by annotated catalogue entries with artists' statements. Biographical notes. Circa 100 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Henry, Karen (Curator); Henry, Karen (Author); Augaitis, Daina (Curator); Augaitis, Daina (Author); Talve, Merika (Author); Berland, Jody (Author); Gale, Peggy (Author); Wyngaarden, Cornelia (Artist); Wyngaarden, Cornelia (Author); Steinman, Barbara (Artist); Steinman, Barbara (Author); Tomas, David (Artist); Tomas, David (Author); Craig, Kate (Artist); Craig, Kate (Author); Dean, Max (Artist); Dean, Max (Author); Sasaki, Tomiyo (Artist); Sasaki, Tomiyo (Author); Carr-Harris, Ian (Artist); Carr-Harris, Ian (Author); Frenkel, Vera (Artist); Frenkel, Vera (Author); Randy & Berenicci (Artist); Randy & Berenicci (Author)
Dossier: 390 - WESTERN FRONT (Vancouver, BC)
Collation: 64 p. : 44 ill. (5 col.) ; 27 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0920974147
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Video Inn; s.l.: Western Front
Artists: Carr-Harris, Ian; Craig, Kate; Dean, Max; Frenkel, Vera; RANDY & BERENICCI; Sasaki, Tomiyo; Steinman, Barbara; Tomas, David; Wong, Paul; Wyngaarden, Cornelia
Critics / Curators / Historians: Augaitis, Daina; Henry, Karen
Art Organizations: Western Front (Vancouver, BC)
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by Video Inn and Western Front. - Exhibition dates: 25 Feb. - 4 Apr. 1986, Coburg Gallery ; Community Arts Council ; Contemporary Art Gallery ; Or Gallery ; Park Place, 31st Floor ; Presentation House ; Sears/Harbour Centre Parkade ; Vancouver Art Gallery ; Western Front (Vancouver).
Keywords: VIDEO INSTALLATION; TELEVISION
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 02 Oct 1991
Last Modified: 12 Jul 2012 17:56
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3882
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