Transient Moments : Vancouver and the Performance Photograph

Pollock, Ann. Transient Moments : Vancouver and the Performance Photograph. Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery, 1997.

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Abstract (English)

Catalogue made on the occasion of a photo-based exhibition that documented performance/action works presented in Vancouver throughout the 1960s, 70s and 80s. Pollock traces the history of performance photography in Vancouver, situating selected artists' works within the curatorial framework of "transient moments". Topics discussed include: staged photography, the documentary process, theatricality, and the iconographic image. Includes list of works. Biographical notes on author. 6 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Pollock, Ann (Curator); Pollock, Ann (Author); Love, Karen (Editor); Love, Karen (Prefacer); Jeffries, Bill (Editor)
Dossier: 353 - PRESENTATION HOUSE GALLERY (Vancouver)
Location: Double mis dans la réserve (Boîte 8)
Collation: 16 p. : 29 ill. ; 28 x 20 cm
ISBN: 0920293433
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Presentation House Gallery
Artists: Morris, Michael; De Courcy, Michael; Wyngaarden, Cornelia; Paxton, Steve; Rainer, Yvonne; Lewis, Glenn; Gilbert, Gerry; Ortiz, Ralph; Trasov, Vincent; Falk, Gathie; Nova, Gary Lee; Arnold, Bob; Neil, Al; Roth, Evelyn; Bull, Hank; Metcalfe, Eric; Decca Dance; Craig, Kate; Mitchell, John; Nitsch, Hermann; Mauri, Fabio; Wong, Paul; Chitty, Elizabeth; Kipper Kids; The Girl's Club And Randy Pandora
Critics / Curators / Historians: Pollock, Ann
Art Organizations: Presentation House Gallery (Vancouver)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 14 Sept. - 27 Oct. 1996, Presentation House Gallery (Vancouver).
Keywords: PERFORMANCE PHOTOGRAPHY; THEATRICALITY; PHOTOGRAPHY; PERFORMANCE; DOCUMENTATION; WESTERN FRONT; U.B.C. FESTIVAL OF THE CONTEMPORARY ARTS; SOUND GALLERY; INTERMEDIA
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Date Deposited: 12 Aug 1999
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 14:01
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/13307
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