Is the Site Right?
Klonarides, Carole Ann, Art Journal
In considering video art presentation in museums, and in particular at the Whitney Museum of American Art, a number of questions and issues are raised. By including video art in the Whitney Biennial Exhibitions, the museum's survey of significant American art made during the previous two years, does the Whitney help bring the medium into comparison with other fine art? Within the museum video is ghettoized by virtue of the limitations of the medium itself. The videomaker's aspiration of integrating video art into mainstream TV and into the art market has never been truly realized; and considering the medium's twenty-plus-year history as an art form, international recognition has been …
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Publication information: Article title: Is the Site Right?. Contributors: Klonarides, Carole Ann - Author. Journal title: Art Journal. Volume: 54. Issue: 4 Publication date: Winter 1995. Page number: 77+. © 2008 College Art Association. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All Rights Reserved.
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