Artists’ Video. an International Guide

Through its close look at the artist and their works, this book traces the major thematic and technical developments that have distinguished video as an art form. Major artists–Nam June Paik, Bill Viola, Dara Birnbaum, William Wegman, Joan Jonas, Peter Campus, and others–are represented in examples of virtually every genre, from independent documentary to “guerrilla television.”

Text: Zippay Lori, Bucchini Ernest et al. cm 22,5×28,5; pp. 272; BW ills.; hardcover with dust jacket. Publisher: Cross River Press, New York, 1991.

ISBN: 9781558593572| 1558593578

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Through its close look at the artist and their works, this book traces the major thematic and technical developments that have distinguished video as an art form. Major artists–Nam June Paik, Bill Viola, Dara Birnbaum, William Wegman, Joan Jonas, Peter Campus, and others–are represented in examples of virtually every genre, from independent documentary to “guerrilla television.”