DIY Toronto ca. 1975-1989

Shedden, Jim. DIY Toronto ca. 1975-1989. Toronto. Ont.: Jim Shedden.

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Abstract (English)

"DIY Toronto 1975-1989 is a subjective and almost random listing and attempt to describe that period in Toronto's history when every realm of creative activity was distinguished by counterculture tendencies. Punk rock, experimental music, artist-run galleries and collectives, underground theatre, avant-garde film, small-press poetry and postmodern dance. Very little of this activity registered on mainstream media's radar. Instead, the burgeoning alternative arts scene was represented in zines and other less-than-profitable publications, tabloids, street posters, community radio shows and word-of-mouth." -- Introduction.

Types: Artists' publications
All Contributors: Shedden, Jim (Author); Chan, Tabitha (Collaborator); Lew, Robyn (Collaborator)
Dossier: 480 - SHEDDEN, JIM
Location: Double mis dans la réserve - Boite 14
Collation: 1 folded sheet ; 152 x 76 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Toronto. Ont.: Jim Shedden
Artists: Beveridge, Karl; Condé, Carole; Dean, Max; Fastwürms; Frenkel, Vera; Fung, Richard; Sternberg, Barbara; General Idea (Collective); Greyson, John; Shedden, Jim; [et alii]
Copyright Statement: Jim Shedden
Date Description: [2017?]
Deposited by: Collections
Date Deposited: 22 Jun 2017 22:33
Last Modified: 02 Apr 2021 13:56
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