Events&Exhibitions

Gábor Bódy Screening and Book Launch
Date: 1 March, 6 - 9pm
Location: Video Shop and Studio

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  • 1Audience views Gábor Bódy films

    Gábor Bódy Screening and Book Launch
    1 March 2012, 6 - 9pm
    Picture This Studio
  • 2George Clark discussing Gábor Bódy films

    Gábor Bódy Screening and Book Launch
    1 March 2012, 6 - 9pm
    Picture This Studio

Gábor Bódy and Marcel Odenbach, Conversation Between East and West, 1979, video still

Synopsis:

Join us at Picture This for the launch A Detour Around Infermental by George Clark, Dan Kidner and James Richards, and a screening of films by Gábor Bódy.

Writer, curator and co-author of A Detour Around Infermental, George Clark, will present three video works by Bódy made in the late 70s and early 80s. This will be followed by a Q&A with Clark, and Dan Kidner, director of Picture This.


Screening:

Conversation between East and West
, with Marcel Odenbach, 1978, video, 3 mins

De occulta philosophia (After Agrippa von Nettesheim), 1983, Computer/video, 3 mins

Either/Or in Chinatown, 1984, video, 37 mins

Infermental 4, an issue of the German "magazine on videocassettes" initiated by Gábor Bódy, will be available to view on a monitor in the Video Shop from 2 March - 1 April, open Thurs - Sun 1 - 6pm.

The book, A Detour Around Infermental by Dan Kidner, George Clark and James Richards is published by Focal Point Gallery, Southend-on-Sea and is available to buy from the Video Shop for £8.00 (special price £5.00 if purchased at the launch).

Opening times:

6.00-9.00pm

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Mardyke Ferry Road
Spike Island
Bristol
BS1 6UU

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