Rita McKeough : Works

Black, Anthea and Campanaro, Eli D. and Diggon, Elizabeth and Householder, Johanna and Kim, Areum and L'Hirondelle, Cheryl and Logue, Deirdre and Major, Jude and McKeough, Rita and Randolph, Jeanne and Scott, Mary and Sherlock, Diana. Rita McKeough : Works. Calgary, Alta: EMMEDIA; Calgary, Alta: M:ST Performative Art Festival; Calgary, Alta: Truck, 2018.

On-site consultation

Abstract (English)

"This critical monograph documents Rita McKeough’s collaborative artistic process and pedagogy from the late 1970s on; her interactions with visual and media arts communities in Halifax, Toronto, Vancouver, and Calgary, particularly alternative music and performance scenes; and the audio, installation and performance work that is her ongoing contribution to the contemporary Canadian art community.

Includes vinyl record with five audio works from installations and performances—Shiver (1995), Opponent and My Heart Beats too Fast from In bocca al lupo/ In the Mouth of the Wolf (1991), Lament from Dancing on a Plate (1991), Veins(2016) and one new composition, Ashes (2017).

A limited number of the publications include an artist multiple by Rita McKeough that references The Lion’s Share (2012), an exhibition which incorporated kinetics, performance, and sound, and used a humorous and dream-like scenario to raise questions about the complexities of our relationship to eating animals." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Monographs ; Audio, visual, multimedia
All Contributors: Black, Anthea (Author); Campanaro, Eli D. (Author); Diggon, Elizabeth (Author); Householder, Johanna (Author); Kim, Areum (Author); L'Hirondelle, Cheryl (Author); Logue, Deirdre (Author); Major, Jude (Author); McKeough, Rita (Author); Randolph, Jeanne (Author); Scott, Mary (Author); Sherlock, Diana (Author); Sherlock, Diana (Editor)
Dossier: 410 - McKEOUGH, RITA
Location: Réserve des documents retirés des dossiers
Collation: 161 pages : colour illustrations ; 31 cm + 1 vinyl record (33 r/min ; 30 min, 15 s) : analogic ; 31 x 31 + 1 sheet ; 22 x 30 cm + 1 object ; 19 x 3 x 2 cm
ISBN: 9780986736926
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Calgary, Alta: EMMEDIA; Calgary, Alta: M:ST Performative Art Festival; Calgary, Alta: Truck
Artists: Mckeough, Rita
Keywords: MULTIDISCIPLINARITY; FEMINISM; QUEER; ENVIRONMENT; GENDER
Copyright Statement: The publishers; The writers; Rita McKeough; Diana Sherlock
Related URLs:
Notes:

Includes bibliographical references.
Includes an index.
Includes biographical notes.
Special edition, includes a ceramic carrot.
In an carbord box.
Signed copy.

Related records:
Deposited by: Contractuel JCT
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2019 14:59
Last Modified: 18 Aug 2020 20:00
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/31320
Edit this item (login required):
View Item