Book Launch & Lecture at Tate Modern, Starr Auditorium, September 25th 2012

Partridge, S. (Speaker)

    Activity: Types of Public engagement and outreach - Public lecture/debate/seminar

    Description

    This event launches the book resulting from the project, Rewind: British Artists’ Video in the 1970s & 1980s, edited by Sean Cubitt and Stephen Partridge and published by John Libbey. Join us to celebrate with pioneers of UK video art and the curators, distributors, activists and writers who made it happen, with screenings of key works and presentations by special guests. Rewind is based at Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design, University of Dundee. 18.30 Introductions - Stuart Comer, Stephen Partridge, Sean Cubitt, John Libbey 18.45 Grahame Weinbren on the Rewind project and publication 19.05 Siegfried Zielinski on the dialectics of oblivion and memory and a plea for many an-archives for (video) art 19.25 Screenings 20.00 Reception
    Period25 Sep 2012