Item MS-3-46, 1984-001F - Halifax cable 10 show

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Halifax cable 10 show

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Mark Clifford, Mark Verabioff, Norman Cohn

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MS-3-46, 1984-001F

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  • 1984 (Creation)

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1 videocassettes (39 min.) : Betacam. - 1 videocassette (39 min.) : U-matic

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Norman Cohn is a Canadian filmmaker. Cohn became associated with the Centre for Art Tapes in 1984 because of their involvement in a video recording entitled “Halifax cable show- 4 works”, which became a part of the centre’s tape collection.

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Marx Verabioff is a Canadian artist and is based in Los Angeles, who is known for his artwork that uses word as image. He has exhibited artwork internationally Verabioff is a 1985 graduate of the Nova Scotia College of Art and Design.

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The tape was donated to the Dalhousie University Archives in 2013 by the Centre for Art Tapes.

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Item consists of three video works : Monoltage by Mark Clifford; Suburban stress by Mark Verbioff; and Valley vista home by Norman Cohn. Each video is preceded by artist statements.

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  • English

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Video can be viewed at the Dalhousie University Archives. Advance notice is required.

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See MS-3-46, Box 55, Folder 48 for photograph of Monoltage.

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Copyright is held by the artists.

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Descriptive information was originally prepared March 8, 2006 by Renee Gruszecki. The archival description was revised on April 22, 2015 by the Dalhousie University Archives.

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  • English

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