New Video: A 698515 Inc. Presentation
Vanguard, Nov. 1987, v. 16, no. 5, p. 38
This review of the New Video exhibition by the collective 698515 Inc. which includes the work of Rhonda Abrams, Su Rynard, Tess Payne and Dennis Day, a combination of tapes reflecting a markedly different strategy from the self-reflective and oppositional strategies of mass media critique.
The article describes a screening with several tapes that reflect a different strategy toward mass media critique. One tape contrasts urban and rural culture, another mixes sincerity with parody.
ITEM 1987.025 – available for viewing in the Research Centre
Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited
The Lament of the Sugar Bushman – Rhonda Abrams
Within Dialogue (Silence) – Sup Ryard
Life on Our Planet – Tess Payne
Oh Nothing – Dennis Day