Anarchive n°7 - PETER CAMPUS
English / français
The next title of the anarchive series dedicated to Peter Campus’s work – one of the most important pioneers of video art – is published on the occasion of the artist’s exhibition at Jeu de Paume, Paris, February 14 – May 28, 2017
This publication includes three volumes
The exhibition catalogue « peter campus video ergo sum » Jeu de Paume, Paris, 2017, 252 p. With a preface by Marta Gili, texts by Anne-Marie Duguet, Chris Meigh-Andrews, Jacinto Lageira, and an interview with Peter Campus by Mathilde Roman. With many photographs of works and preliminary drawings, a biography of the artist, lists of works, and of solo and group exhibitions, an extensive bibliography.
The reproduction of the exhibition catalogue « Peter Campus closed-circuit video », Everson Museum of Art, Syracuse, NY, 1974, out of print now, which includes the artist’s seminal text « Video as a Function of Reality » and seven drawings for the very first close-circuit installations, as well as an essay by this exhibition curator David A. Ross. 64 p.
An augmented book. This 7th title of the anarchive series combines a book with the artist’s writings and a digital database allowing to explore the entire artist’s œuvre since 1971, his videos, closed-circuit video installations, photos, via an Augmented Reality app. 120 p For tablets and smartphones on iOS and Android.
Éditions Anarchive, Paris