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Len Lye

Author: Tyler Cann; Wystan Curnow; Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.; Len Lye Foundation.
Publisher: New Plymouth, N.Z. : Govett-Brewster Art Gallery : Len Lye Foundation, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This tribute to one of New Zealand's most internationally acclaimed artists is the most comprehensive visual presentation of Lye's art to date. Over 1,000 new photographs were created and hundreds of them selected for this image-rich publication, presenting the full range of Lye.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Len Lye; Len Lye
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tyler Cann; Wystan Curnow; Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.; Len Lye Foundation.
ISBN: 9780908848256 0908848250
OCLC Number: 441866971
Description: 184 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface / Rhana Devenport --
Introduction / Tyler Cann & Wystan Curnow --
Swinging the Lambeth walk : The hand of the filmmaker / Roger Horrocks --
Force field and sonic wave / Guy Brett --
Surreal sight seer? Len Lye, mind, self and time / Tyler Cann --
Planting at night / Evan Webb --
Len Lye's portrait photograms / Wystan Curnow --
Len Lye and colour : A carnival of soul / Tessa Laird --
Five fountains : Len Lye and scale / Tyler Cann --
Lexicon --
Chronology --
Bibliography --
Contributors --
Photo credits.
Responsibility: edited by Taylor Cann & Wystan Curnow.

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This tribute to one of New Zealand's most internationally acclaimed artists is the most comprehensive visual presentation of Lye's art to date. Over 1,000 new photographs were created and hundreds of them selected for this image-rich publication, presenting the full range of Lye.

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