Video Art

Disregarding the traditional rules of movie making, video art challenges the conventions of spectatorship.

Some of the important figures:

  • Andy Warhol
  • Nam June Paik
  • Peter Campus
  • Ira Schneider and Frank Gillette
  • Steina and Woody Vasulka
  • Eric Siegel
  • Bruce Conner
  • Joan Jonas
  • Vito Acconci
  • Charles Atlas
  • Bill Viola
  • Paul Pfeiffer
  • Pipilotti Rist
  • Wolf Vostell (Germany)
  • Dieter Froese (Germany)
  • Wojciech Bruszewski (Poland)
  • Wolf Kahlen (Germany)
  • Peter Weibel (Austria)
  • David Hall (UK)
  • Lisa Steele (Canada)
  • Colin Campbell (Canada)
  • Matthew Barney