Corpus loquendi : Body for Speaking : Body-Centred Video in Halifax, 1972-1982

Peacock, Jan. Corpus loquendi : Body for Speaking : Body-Centred Video in Halifax, 1972-1982. Halifax, NS: Dalhousie Art Gallery, 1994.

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Abstract (English)

Beginning with a minutely-researched history of early video in Halifax, Peacock reclaims the seminal significance of early work, proclaims the contribution of women, and suggests connections with such contemporary issues as the body, identity, and time. With analyses of the works presented and biographical notes on 13 artists. 20 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Peacock, Jan (Curator); Peacock, Jan (Author); O'Brien, Mern (Prefacer)
Dossier: 343 - DALHOUSIE ART GALLERY (Halifax)
Collation: 15 p. ; 26 x 21 cm + [13] cards (13 ill.) + 1 folder (28 x 22 cm) + 1 card (5 x 9 cm)
ISBN: 0770306845
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: Dalhousie Art Gallery
Artists: Acconci, Vito; Askevold, David; Birnbaum, Dara; Britton, Susan; Cameron, Eric; Cypis, Dorit; Geller, Wendy; Graham, Dan; Murray, Ian; Rosler, Martha; Slopek, Edward; Waterman, Douglas; Wilson, Martha
Critics / Curators / Historians: Peacock, Jan
Art Organizations: Dalhousie Art Gallery (Halifax)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 18 Mar. - 8 May 1994, Dalhousie Art Gallery (Halifax).
Keywords: VIDEO; BODY; REVISIONISM; TIME; WOMAN; FEMINISM; PERFORMANCE; BODY ART; IDENTITY; REFLEXIVITY; TRANSGRESSION; VIEWER ROLE; HALIFAX; NOVA SCOTIA COLLEGE OF ART AND DESIGN (Halifax); CENTRE FOR ART TAPES (Halifax)
Notes:

Also published in French under the title: "Corpus loquendi : L'éloquence du corps : La vidéo corporelle à Halifax, 1972-1982" ([1994?]; ISBN 0770306454).

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Date Deposited: 22 Jul 1994
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:43
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/7041
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