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The Screen in Surrealist Art and Thought
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Haim Finkelstein
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

An interrogation of the notion of space in Surrealist theory and philosophy, this study analyzes the manifestations of space in the paintings and writings done in the framework of the Surrealist Movement. Haim Finkelstein introduces the 'screen' as an important spatial paradigm that clarifies and extends the understanding of Surrealism
The Screen in Surrealist Art and Thought
Language: en
Pages: 340
Authors: Haim Finkelstein
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

An interrogation of the notion of space in Surrealist theory and philosophy, this study analyzes the manifestations of space in the paintings and writings done in the framework of the Surrealist Movement. Haim Finkelstein introduces the 'screen' as an important spatial paradigm that clarifies and extends the understanding of Surrealism
DADA, Surrealism, and the Cinematic Effect
Language: en
Pages: 776
Authors: R. Bruce Elder
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-10-15 - Publisher: Wilfrid Laurier Univ. Press

This book deals with the early intellectual reception of the cinema and the manner in which art theorists, philosophers, cultural theorists, and especially artists of the first decades of the twentieth century responded to its advent. While the idea persists that early writers on film were troubled by the cinema’s
Surrealism and Photography in 1930s Japan
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Jelena Stojkovic
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-31 - Publisher: Routledge

Despite the censorship of dissident material during the decade between the Manchurian Incident of 1931 and the outbreak of the Pacific War in 1941, a number of photographers across Japan produced a versatile body of Surrealist work. In a pioneering study of their practice, Jelena Stojkovic draws on primary sources
Sculpture and the Vitrine
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: JohnC. Welchman
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: Routledge

Vitrines and glass cabinets are familiar apparatuses that have in large part defined modern modes of display and visibility, both within and beyond the museum. They separate objects from their contexts, group them with other objects, both similar and dissimilar, and often serve to reinforce their intrinsic or aesthetic values.