We Need A New History : Autobiography, Autobiology : Jack Butler, Sheila Butler
Publisher Open Space
ArtistsButler, Jack; Butler, Sheila
ISBN / ISSN #1895532051
Summary / KeywordsThe artists situate their collaboration (which incorporates body painting, sound, photography, and performance) as an alternative construction for representing sexual, social, and scientific aspects of the self. Noyes investigates the desire to mark the body, referring especially to tattooing, and evokes healing, stigmatism, and rites of passage as motivators. Aspects of the self; Tattooing; Stigmatism; Body Image;
MediaMultidisciplinary, Painting, Performance, Photography, Social Practice, Sound art
NotesCredit to e-artexte.ca Exhibition dates: 3 - 19 Feb. 1994, Open Space Gallery (Victoria). Biographical notes.