CIRCUIT CAST Episode 6: Francis Alys, Phil Dadson & CIRCUIT symposium

Image: Francis Alÿs (in collaboration with Julien Devaux and Ajmal Maiwandi), still from Reel-Unreel, 2011. Video documentation of an action. Courtesy the artist and David Zwirner, New York/London

In this CIRCUIT CAST; host Mark Amery talks abut Francis Alÿs' REEL-UNREEL, recently seen at the Adam Art Gallery, dOCUMENTA and on the artists website. Guests Martin Patrick (writer, academic) and Bronwyn Holloway-Smith (artist) discuss.

Mid-show we cross to Christchurch where Phil Dadson takes a moment to talk about the installation of his Bodytok Quintet for the SCAPE Public Art Biennial, the aesthetics of early video and the recent CIRCUIT symposium.

And to finish CIRCUIT Director Mark Williams makes his biannual pod appearance to announce two exciting new CIRCUIT initiatives for artists, the Artist as Curator and the CIRCUIT Critical Forum.