Duration: 30 min
Short text appeared on the exhibition catalogue “Arte e Cinema. Per un catalogo di cinema d’artista in Italia, 1965-1977”, edited by V. Fagone, Marsilio Editori, Venezia, pp. 78-80.
A selection from a the Videotapes (1980) by Sirio Luginbuhl and Paolo Cardazzo with a description of the possibilities of the medium, some examples of the use of videotape in art, as attivists’ counter information and for educational purposes.The volume also include a chronology of video art and an essay about the classifications of the uses of video in art.The book is closed by a contribution by Luciano Giaccari. pdf here