Gruchy was very interested in the growing area of computer graphics and their ability to morph imagery and indeed states. With no access to computers at that time, the vision was an analogue of some of the transforms that we were just beginning to see for the first time. It consisted...
Ambiantspace is a video work exploring the effects of emergent media on the imagination through the translucent layering of imagery. The work documents a variety of residual spaces not as material representation of the new cyberspace but as significant symbols that have been composited to deconstruct traditional perspectival rhetoric. The...
American Women's Video from the Los Angeles Women's Video Center. 26 October to 3 November, 1977. The Women's Video Center, established in 1976 by Nancy Angelo, Candace Compton and Annette Hunt, was at the Women's Building, Los Angeles.
A biography of the life and Career of West Australian Artist and Film Maker Tim Burns. Directed by Rebecca Miniken, Produced by Alexandra Lambert, Cinematography by Megan Barker and Ian Melville, Edited by Lauren Anzini and Megan Barker, Graphics by Megan Barker, Sound and lighting by Callipe Glanville.
The Australian Video Festival, 1987. SCRATCH VIDEO INSTALLATION DIRECT FROM BRITAINCurator: Brian Langer
The Australian Video Festival, 1987. VIDEO FROM JAPAN
Beyond Beyond the Valley of the Dolls is a performance-video environment fashioned from Elena Knox’s doctoral work in Media Art. Women, girls, dolls, and Geminoid-F, a Japanese gynoid robot, perform hyper-styled recitals of the stock figure of the hostess.
In March 1976 Nam June Paik and Charlotte Moorman arrived in Australia for John Kaldor’s Public Art Project 5. Paik is regarded as the “father of video art”. Moorman was the organiser of the New York Avant Garde Festival, and had been working with Paik on various projects for about ten...
Australian Video Art: some key works – screening 23rd October Total runtime 84 minutes Mad meshDavid Perry, 19684minIdea Demonstrations # 4Peter Kennedy 19712minIdea Demonstrations # 7Peter Kennedy 19712 minInterior with ViewsDavid Perry 19765 minEvaStephen Jones (music by Warren Burt and performance by Eva Karczag), 19783 min extractNocturnal B 1978Warren Burt3 min extractAsphixiation
Second in the series exploring a future where dream recording is possible, by the Brothers Gruchy. Tim Gruchy and Mic Gruchy explore incarceration in this episode inspired by “In The Belly of the Beast’ by Jack Henry Abbott. Screened extensively at numerous video festivals internationally and broadcast in Australia.