Critical Writing Index

Making Airwaves

by Bruce W Ferguson

Prime Time Video, 1984, pp. 15 - 21

Saskatoon: Mendel Art Gallery, 1984

In this article Bruce Ferguson writes on Prime Time Video, an art show held in 1984 at the Mendel Gallery. Ferguson, describes the show as a rare opportunity to use video technology and have thier work publicly viewed. Quoting Bertolt Brecht, Ferguson writes on the importance for artists to gain access to new technologies. In the end concludes that greater distribution of artists work will lead to higher quality of mass entertainment.

ITEM 1984.132 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

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Test Tube

Five FlowersStuart Sherman

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