Interview

Rita Myers “… a remote intimacy”

A dialogue with Liza Béar. Béar and Myers discuss Myers’ video, installation, and performance work, as well as her use of writing in her art. Works discussed include a group show at the Idea Warehouse,  Art of the Real, Sleep Performance (Synapse Video Center, Syracuse University, 1974, illustrated with photos by Gail Waldron), Tilt (1973, illustrated), Slow Squeeze 1 (1973), Investigation/Observations: “We Are Alone Here” (Walters Hall Art Gallery, Douglass College, New Jersey, 1975). Excerpts from the audio track for Investigation/Observations interspersed throughout.