Island Thought : Canada XLVII Biennale di Venezia

Graham, Rodney and Linsley, Robert and Steiner, Shep and Gibson, William. Island Thought : Canada XLVII Biennale di Venezia. Toronto, Ont.: [Art Gallery of York University], 1997.

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Abstract (English)

This unconventional catalogue contains texts by three authors - written in response to Graham's film-installation "Vexation Island" - as well as an artist's statement situating the piece within the context of his previous film-related works. Numerous references are made to the story of Robinson Crusoe, Freudian psychoanalysis, and the concept of "Island" as symbol for the modern subject/self. Biographical notes on artist. Circa 64 bibl. ref.

Résumé

Catalogue de facture non conventionnelle comprenant les textes de trois auteurs - qui font écho au film-installation "Vexation Island" de Graham - ainsi qu'un texte de l'artiste où ce dernier situe l'oeuvre en rapport à sa production filmique antérieure. On y fait maintes références à l'histoire de Robinson Crusoé, à la psychanalyse freudienne, ainsi qu'au concept d'"île" en tant que symbole du soi/sujet moderne. Notice biographique sur l'artiste. Circa 64 réf. bibl.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Graham, Rodney (Artist); Graham, Rodney (Editor); Graham, Rodney (Author); Linsley, Robert (Author); Steiner, Shep (Author); Yarlow, Loretta (Curator); Yarlow, Loretta (Prefacer); Gibson, William (Author)
Dossier: 410 - GRAHAM, RODNEY
Collation: 212 p. : 28 ill. (17 en coul.) ; 18 x 13 cm
ISBN: 0921972202
Language of Publication: English; French; Italian
Publishers: Toronto, Ont.: [Art Gallery of York University]
Artists: Graham, Rodney
Critics / Curators / Historians: Yarlow, Loretta
Event Statement: Dates d'exposition: 15 juin -9 nov. 1997, Biennale de Venise.
Keywords: FILM; REPETITION; SELF; TIME; SOI; TEMPS; SUBJECTIVITY; SUBJECTIVITÉ; CHIASM; MODERNITY; ISLAND; CYCLAMEN; HERBARIUM-BOOK; AESTHETICS; DREAM; CHIASME; MODERNITÉ; ILE; HERBIER; ESTÉTHIQUE; RÆVE; ROBINSON CRUSOE; FREUD, SIGMUND; SKULPTUR PROJEKTE IN MUNSTER; GRIMM BROTHERS STUDIES; STEVENS, WALLACE; KIERKEGAARD, SOREN; CONSTANTINUS, CONSTANTIN; ÉTUDE DES FRÈRES GRIMM
Notes:

Document présenté comme étant une "revue archipélienne publiée irrégulièrement; vol. 1, no. 1, été 1997".

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Date Deposited: 20 Jul 1999
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 17:10
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/13151
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