72-82 - A Film by William Raban

Artist/Author:

William Raban

Reference No:

D2192

Date Logged:

23.07.2015

Publisher/Date:

Acme Studios and Lux , 2015

Edition/Format:

DVD


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Keywords

Acme Studios, archival, gallery, installation, performance, social geography, Stephen Cripps, Anne Bean, Stuart Brisley, experimentation, location, London

Notes

72-82 tells the story of the first ten years of Acme Studios and their ground breaking work providing artists' housing and studios in London. It also features some of the pioneering exhibitions at the Acme Gallery that was based in Covent Garden from 1976-81. The film comprises visual archive materials brought to life by the voices of the artists involved. Interviewees include: Cosey Fanni Tutti, Jock McFadyen and David Critchley.

This item is part of the 'Glimpses of before: 1970s UK Performance Art' Study Room Guide by Helena Goldwater (P2497)