Media Arts Program

Friday, February 3, 1984 — Saturday, February 25, 1984


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On view in the Video Viewing Room, works dealing with the intersections of performance in video, and video documentation of performance including: Tom Rubnitz (John Sex: THE TRUE STORY, and PLASTIC RAP); Barbara Allen (BARBIE 'N BARBIE, a collaboration with Carol Clements, and COLD STEAL); Fritz Bacher (MY LIFE IN MUSAK). Also featuring works from Hallwalls archives documenting performances including: Mike Kelley (THE BIG TENT, 1981); Ann Magnuson (AFTER DANTE, 1982); Tim Miller and John Bernd (LIVE BOYS, 1981); MEN INSIDE (Eric Bogosian, 1981); Karen Finley (I LIKE THE DWARF ON THE TABLE WHEN I GIVE HIM HEAD, 1982); Tony Billoni and George Scherer (POWERS B.Y.O. AUTHORITY, 1982). [Note: Video documentation of THE BIG TENT is included in a 1985 selection of excerpts which is in the Hallwalls archive at the Poetry Collection, a special collecton of the State University of New York at Buffalo Libraries. To learn more about what Hallwalls is doing to make this analog material digtialy accessible, please visit Migrating Media, our collaboration with Squeaky Wheel, Burchfield Penney Art Center, and the Experimental Television Center.]

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September and October, 1983 - 1983