Critical Writing Index

The History of Video in the USA

by Mindy Faber and Kate Horsfield

VideoFest, 1992, pp. 138-140

This essay, from the VideoFest 1992 catalogue, presents a brief history of video art in the USA, covering Minimalism / Conceptualism / Process Art, Feminism, Guerrilla Television and Image Processing (The Intrinsic Properties of the Medium).

ITEM 1992.019 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

Nam June Paik

Vito Acconci

Revolving Upside DownBruce Nauman

Richard Serra

Lynda Benglis

Dara Birnbaum

Max Almy

Linda Montano

Suzanne Lacy

Joan Jonas

Martha Rosler


Ant Farm


Global Village

Raindance Corporation