Video and performance: many chronic returns

Robert Hugh Nelson

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Performance does not define video. There are many types of video that contain no performance. Some simply deal with the expiry of time rather than the significance of an action. Nevertheless, video often contains a performance; and sometimes, the performance accords with a unique property of video, namely the loop.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)26 - 31
Number of pages6
JournalArtlink: Australian contemporary art quarterly
Issue number3
Publication statusPublished - 2015


  • Performance art
  • Video and preformance
  • Production and direction

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