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Len Lye talks about art.

Author: Len Lye; Roger Horrocks; Shirley Horrocks; Len Lye Foundation.; Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.
Publisher: New Plymouth, N.Z. : Len Lye Foundation : Govett-Brewster Art Gallery, 2003.
Edition/Format:   DVD video : Partial animation : NTSC color broadcast system : English
Database:WorldCat
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"Seven thought-provoking illustrated talks by Len Lye, the great kinetic sculptor, painter and film-maker ... These lively talks, available for the first time, cover a wide range of topics, including kinetic sculpture; film-making; ancient and 'classical' art; 'doodling' and the creative process; children's art; and 'art, science and myth.'"--Container.
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Genre/Form: Interviews
Named Person: Len Lye; Len Lye
Material Type: Partial animation, Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: Len Lye; Roger Horrocks; Shirley Horrocks; Len Lye Foundation.; Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.
ISBN: 0908848706 9780908848706
OCLC Number: 85857146
Notes: Title from container.
Additional features: Lye's animated film, Particles in space; film footage (from Shirley Horrock's documentary Flip & two twisters) of three of his major kinetic sculptures.
Credits: Writer, Roger Horrocks ; editors, Gregory Burke, Kate Roberts, Simon Rees.
Performer(s): Len Lye.
Description: 1 videodisc (64 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (15 pages ; 19 cm)
Details: DVD NTSC.
Contents: Talk 1. Figures of motion (6:30) --
Talk 2. Temple of lightning (7:00) --
Talk 3. Art of the old brain (10:30) --
Talk 4. Fire devil (6:00) --
Talk 5. Living energy (9:30) --
Talk 6. "Classical" and "primitive" art (7:30) --
Talk 7. Art, science and myth (7:30) --
Film. Particles in space (4:00) --
Sculpture. Fountain (1:30) ; Blade (1:30) ; Flip & two twisters (2:00).
Other Titles: Particles in space.

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"Seven thought-provoking illustrated talks by Len Lye, the great kinetic sculptor, painter and film-maker ... These lively talks, available for the first time, cover a wide range of topics, including kinetic sculpture; film-making; ancient and 'classical' art; 'doodling' and the creative process; children's art; and 'art, science and myth.'"--Container.

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