Critical Writing Index

Video Works: Western Front Video

by Karen Knights

Video Guide, 1985, v. 8, no. 1, pp. 4-5

The show also featured performance driven works by Mona Hartoum and Andrew James Paterson, which thrive on the fusion of performance and video, "..never allowing the performances to lose the video or the video to dominate the performances. (Knights, 4) Dada and absurdist driven work is also ever present at the Western Video Front, producing the compiliation tape Canada Shadows.

ITEM 1985.113 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Delicate IssueKate Craig

Sax IslandHank Bull

David Kelln

CornucopiaGeneral Idea

J'aurais Dit Glenn GouldRobert Racine

Individual ReleaseTom Sherman

Teaching and Learning as Performance Arts Part IIRobert Filliou

Variation of Discord and DivisionMona Hartoum

Passports of LoveAndrew James Paterson

Come Fly with Sonny DayFraser Finlayson

BrujaMargaret Fabrizio

Inner Landscape- Insight ImageUlrike Rosenbach

TLCElizabeth Vander Zaag

BreathMargaret Dragu

Fear of BlueTom Dean

Paradise LostKim Tomczak

Mandala '82Ko Nakajima

The Canada Shadow Players

El NinoVaerkstedt Vaerst

Unbashed HeroicsRandy and Berenicci

You Can't Drive a Car and Watch Television at the Same TimeTom Sherman