DOCUMENTATION OF THE AUDIO-ARTS-CATALOG
VOLUME 3 NUMBER 1
Stephan Willats: Extending the meaning in Art, a basis for Operation.
Side 2... Meta Filter.
Although each side of the tape is concerned with the topics shown above, the discussion ranges over a wide area, covering the background sources, operation in some detail and evaluation of Willats' "socially interactive" art works. (A)
VOLUME 3 NUMBER 2
VOLUME 3 NUMBER 3
Conrad Atkinson: Art & Politics. This contribution by Conrad Atkinson formed part of a two day conference on Art & Politics which took place in London in April, 1977. The overall theme of the conference was the relationship between politics and art expressed in five concepts, which themselves formed the topics of the conference sessions: patronage, art and government, political art, sexual politics and the nature of the avant garde. In this context Atkinson spoke about the political nature of bis own art. "Free International University for Creativity and Interdisciplinary Research" founded by Joseph Beuys and made active in England by a wide range of individuals induding Caroline Tisdall. This short statement sets out the aims and general concerns of F.I.U.
Mars Kelly and Susan Hiller discuss Women's Practice in Art. This tape is a discussion between two women artists who are deeply involved in the problems of developing their work within a ~"male dominated society and art world" (A)
VOLUME 3 NUMBER 4
This programme 15 a compilation of recordings made in June 1977 at documenta 6, an international exhibition of contemporary art that takes place in Kassel, West Germany. The recordings alternate between statements/interviews and sound environments/installations.
1) Claus Böhmler,
From a Coded World: Stephen Williats.