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Art that moves : the work of Len Lye

Author: Roger Horrocks
Publisher: Auckland, N.Z. : Auckland University Press, 2010.
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A companion to the author's bestselling biography of Len Lye, this compelling volume shifts the focus from Lye's life to his art practice and innovative aesthetic theories about the art of motion, which continue to be relevant today. Going beyond a general introduction to Lye and his artistic importance, this in-depth book offers a detailed study of his aesthetics of motion, analyzing how these theories were  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Horrocks, Roger.
Art That Moves : The Work of Len Lye.
Chicago : Auckland University Press, ©2010
Named Person: Len Lye; Len Lye
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roger Horrocks
ISBN: 9781775580188 1775580180 9781869407971 1869407970
OCLC Number: 863822545
Description: 1 online resource (468 pages)
Responsibility: Roger Horrocks.

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A companion to the author's bestselling biography of Len Lye, this compelling volume shifts the focus from Lye's life to his art practice and innovative aesthetic theories about the art of motion, which continue to be relevant today. Going beyond a general introduction to Lye and his artistic importance, this in-depth book offers a detailed study of his aesthetics of motion, analyzing how these theories were embodied in his sculptures and films.

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