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  • Image Union, episode 0329

    Image Union, episode 0329

    Compilation episode of Image Union featuring the work of Ellen and Lynda Kahn, Max Almy, Norman Magdon and Tom Erickson, Richard Serra and Carlota Fay Schoolman, Jane Veeder, and Bart Friedman and Nancy Cain. Continue reading

  • Image Union, episode 0043: Modern Times

    Image Union, episode 0043: Modern Times

    “Modern Times” compilation episode of Image Union featuring “Modern Love,” “Modern Politics,” and “Modern Marriage,” “Modern Sexuality” by Max Almy, “The Real You, From top to Bottom,” by Cheryll Hidalgo, and “Instant This, Instant That” by Ellen and Lynda Kahn. Continue reading

  • Pop Video Test: Potpourri, parts 1 and 2

    Pop Video Test: Potpourri, parts 1 and 2

    “The Pop Video Test” was a joint effort between Scott Jacobs and Tom Weinberg of the Chicago Editing Center, and the Video Group of the Bell and Howell Corporation. This cooperative effort between the independent video community and a corporate video distributor was intended to test the viability of the home video market. The videomakers assembled ten hours of video pieces meant as an alternative to available pre-recorded programming (ie Hollywood movies). Fifty VCR owners in the Chicago area agreed to examine and review the tapes. Test viewers then received the programming two hours at a time, in groupings labeled Video Art, Documentary, Entertainment, and Potpourri. Continue reading