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Title

The esthetics of disappearance

1986


Artist

Peter Callas

Australia

1952 -


Details


Date

1986


Media category

Time-based art


Materials used

analog tape (u-matic) shown as single channel digital video, colour, sound


Dimensions

duration: 00:05:55 min, aspect ratio: 4:3


Credit

Purchased 1988


Location

Not on display


Accession number

509.1988


Artist information

Peter Callas

Works in the collection

6


Referenced in 9 publications

Bibliography


George Alexander, Contemporary: Art Gallery of New South Wales Contemporary Collection, 'Popism and screen culture', pg.204-245, Sydney, 2006, 217 (illus.).

Pixel, Le Magazine des Nouvelle Images, Paris, 1989, 64, 65 (illus.).

Now See Hear! Art, language and translation, Wellington, 1990, 106, 108 (illus.). "Translating Video Languages of Space in the Video-work of Peter Callas"

Scan + Australian International Video Festival, Sydney, 1990, 23.

Art & Text, Sydney, Mar 1988-May 1988, 76-81 (illus.).

21-C, Autumn 1992, 35.

Traversals: Instructions to the Double, California, 1990, 15.

Technology as Territory Video and Desire in Japan, Fremantle, 15 May 1987-14 Jun 1987.

Australian and International Arts Tension, Sydney, Aug 1990-Sep 1990, 44-45.