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  • Bristol launch for A Detour Around Infermental
  • 1 March 2012, 6.00pm to 9.00pm
  • Video Shop, Picture This, Mardyke Ferry Road, Bristol BS1 6UU

The second launch for the new book A Detour Around Infermental will take place at Picture This' Video Shop in Bristol, and consist of a screening and exhibition. The publication examines the historical legacy and contemporary relevance of the video art project Infermental, the ‘first international magazine on videocassettes’ initiated by Hungarian Filmmaker Gábor Bódy in 1981.

A Detour Around Infermental follows the Focal Point Gallery exhibition ‘Infermental’, which took place in 2010 and formed the first significant presentation of the project in a UK gallery.

A Detour Around Infermental is edited by George Clark, Dan Kidner and James Richards and is printed in an edition of 1,000.
Price £8.
ISBN 978-1-907185-06-9

The publication will be available for special launch price on £6 on the evening.

A Detour Around Infermental is funded by Arts Council England and Southend Borough Council, while the launch event is funded by Eastern Pavilions.The event is open to all and is free.