Memory 1 & 2

Creator:

David Critchley

Contributor(s):

  • Brian Young Clive Richardson Peter Savage

  • This work is part of the rewind archive.

    Duration: 11mins 12secs

    Year: 1977

    Original formats:

    1/2 inch EIAJ reel-to-reel, high density

    Media types:

    Video

    Type of work:

    Single screen B&W video (composite of 10 screens)

    Funding source: Self / state

    First exhibited: 2B Butler's Wharf

    Technical details: Recorded in the video studio at the RCA and Chelsea School of Art. Four monitors and four decks are used to create a composite record in time and space of a series of statements describing the actions. As well as creating new actions, each statement is added to subsequent statements, hanging around like unwelcome guests who have already said goodbye.

    Further Known Screenings:
    London Video Arts
    Chelsea School of Art
    Royal College of Art
    Lanchester Polytechnic, Coventry
    Kunst Akademie Dusseldorf

     

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