Victor Burgin, Parallel Texts: Interviews and Interventions About Art

Recently published by Reaktion:  Victor Burgin, Parallel Texts: Interviews and Interventions About Art.

Contents:

  • 00. Preface
  • 01. From ‘Situational Aesthetics’, Studio International
  • 02. From ‘Conceptual Art: Interview with Victor Burgin’, Varsity
  • 03. From ‘Rules of Thumb’, Studio International
  • 04. ‘In Reply’, Art-Language
  • 05. From ‘Introduction’, in Two Essays on Art, Photography and Semiotics
  • 06. ‘Socialist Formalism’, Studio International
  • 07. ‘Images of People’, contribution to The State of British Art debate, Institute of Contemporary Arts; Studio International
  • 08. From Tony Godfrey, ‘Sex, Text, Politics: An Interview with Victor Burgin’, recorded in 1979, published in Block
  • 09. From Rosetta Brooks, ‘Victor Burgin: Interview’, Z.G.
  • 10. Excerpts from The End of Art Theory: Criticism and Postmodernity
  • 11. From Mark Lewis, ‘Victor Burgin: Interviewed by Mark Lewis’, C magazine
  • 12. From Geoffrey Batchen, ‘For an Impossible Realism: An Interview with Victor Burgin’, Afterimage
  • 13. Homi Bhabha, ‘Visualizing Theory’, from a public conversation at the Institute of Contemporary Arts; Visual Anthropology Review
  • 14. From Tony Godfrey, ‘The Space Man’, Tate Magazine
  • 15. From Amanda Nowinski, ‘Victor Burgin: The Art of Being Understood’,Speak
  • 16. From Peter Suchin, ‘Seeing Between Signs: Peter Suchin interviews Victor Burgin’, dpict
  • 17. From Sarah Thornton, ‘Zeitgeitst and Transmission: interview with Victor Burgin’
  • 18. “Medium” and “Specificity”, in Photography Theory
  • 19. ‘Populism, Genre and the Blank Canvas’, paper given at the conferencePopulism and Genre, Tate Britain
  • 20. From a ‘Q & A’ with graduate students at the University of Rennes, Haute Bretagne and the Université catholique de Louvain; in Components of a Practice
  • 21. From Alexander Streitberger, ed. Situational Aesthetics: Selected Writings by Victor Burgin
  • 22. David Campany, question put in an e-mail
  • 23. ‘Face à l’histoire: Document and Interpretation’, paper given at the conference L’image document, entre réalité et fiction, la Fémis
  • 24. From ‘Interactivity and Cinema’, talk given at the Jeu de Paume
  • 25. From ‘Uncinematic and Virtual Signifier’, talk given at the Jeu de Paume
  • 26. Hilde Van Gelder, ‘Artistic Representation and Politics: an Exchange between Victor Burgin and Hilde Van Gelder’, A Prior
  • 27. From ‘Interview with Victor Burgin’, 1453: Journal of Istanbul’s Culture and Art