Artist

David Findlay

David Findlay is a Toronto- born writer, musician and video artist. Much of his work to date explores issues around identity, health and resistance to authoritarian violence. David is very involved in documenting and participating in the dialogue at points of intersection between African, Queer and other cultures/communities to which he is connected.

Un jeune homme noir, désirant se défaire du fardeau des contraintes raciales et sociales, on arrive à se créer des fanstasmes "d'intrusion" dans le corps "protecteur" d'une femme blanche, en dépit de ses propres préférences sexuelles. Cette vidéo explore les moyens par lesquels même les désirs profonds peuvent subir des pressions sociales et politiques.

Videography

Gender, Lace and Glass

1992, 03:00 minutes, colour, English

Critical Writing

Technique Serves Content in Trinity video Collection
by Cameron Bailey. Now, Jan. 13, 1994, v. 13, no. 20.
You're Beautiful Man, You're Beautiful: Beauties and Monstrosities
by Brent Cehan. Fuse, May 1994, v. 17, no. 4.
Queer Quality: AIDS Public Service Announcements Reach TV
by Michael Balser. Parallelogramme, 1994, v. 19, no. 4.
Images 93 an exercise in temptation
by Cameron Bailey. NOW, Apr. 22, 1993, v. 12, no. 34.