Gábor Bódy Screening and Book Launch
Date: 1 March, 6 - 9pm
Location: Video Shop and Studio
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.
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).
Picture This is pleased to announce the opening of its new project space, Video Shop, with a book launch, screening and presentation of the 80s