Critical Writing Index

Weird Geographies: Video Art from the Atlantic Region/Translantique

by Sarah Hollenberg

Arts Atlantic, Fall 2002, v. 19, no. 73 / 4, pp. 46-47

A summary about the Atlantic portion of the video exhibition Weird Geographies titled Magnetic North by a group of artists who present different perspectives about the term 'origin'. Different artists use sexuality, narrative cinema and juxtaposition techniques to demonstrate alternative meanings of specific locations, identity and diversity.

ITEM 2002.163 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Welcome to AfricvilleDana Inkster

Starring: The TV CommercialAndrea Cooper

L'Appel (Call Waiting)Rodrigue Jean

Home ImprovementsRobert Frank

Dreaming...Donna Wawzonek

(Bliss)(Dread)Jan Peacock

Amoeba CultureJames MacSwain