How do we organise life? What are the ways in which we capture knowledge and attempt greater understanding? The Art21 documentary Structures explores these questions in the work of the artists Roni Horn, Matthew Ritchie, Fred Wilson and Richard Tuttle, concluding with an original video artwork by Teresa Hubbard and Alexander Birchler. Roni Horn describes drawing as the key activity in all her work, because drawing is about composing relationships. Horn s drawings concentrate on the materiality of the objects depicted. She uses words as the basis for drawings and other works. Horn crafts complex relationships between the viewer and her work by installing a single piece on opposing walls, in adjoining rooms, or throughout a series of buildings. Matthew Ritchie's artistic mission has been no less ambitious than an attempt to represent the entire universe and the structures of knowledge and belief that we use to understand and visualize it. Ritchie s encyclopaedic project stems from his imagination, and is catalogued in a conceptual chart replete with allusions drawn from Judeo-Christian religion, occult practices, Gnostic traditions, and scientific elements and principles. Commenting on his unorthodox artistic practice, Fred Wilson creates new exhibition contexts for the display of art and artefacts found in museum collections - including wall labels, sound, lighting, and non-traditional pairings of objects. His installations lead viewers to recognize that changes in context create changes in meaning. Although most of Richard Tuttle s prolific artistic output since the beginning of his career in the 1960s has taken the form of three-dimensional objects, he commonly refers to his work as drawing rather than sculpture, emphasizing the diminutive scale and idea-based nature of his practice. Art21: Art in the 21st Century is an award-winning series of 24 programmes in which 100 contemporary artists explain their creations, their creative processes, and their perceptions of art. Available for the first time on DVD in the UK, Art21 covers a wide range of artists and contemporary visual art.Biographie du réalisateur :
Art21: Art in the 21st Century is an award-winning series of 24 programmes in which 100 contemporary artists expain their creative processes, and their perceptions of art. Available for the first time on DVD in the UK, Art21 covers a wide range of artists and contemporary art.
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Description du livre Illuminations. État : New. N° de réf. du libraire L9783869231297
Description du livre Arthaus Musik Gmbh Apr 2014, 2014. DVD. État : Neu. 188x134x20 mm. Neuware - Bereits 1969 wurden die Werke von Richard Tuttle in der Kunsthalle Bern ausgestellt. Seine als postminimalistisch bezeichnete Kunst ist seitdem immer wieder (u. a. bei der documenta Kassel) in Europa präsentiert worden. Neben Tuttle zeigt diese Episode den Maler Matthew Ritchie, Installationskünstler Fred Wilson und Fotogra n Roni Horn bei der Erarbeitung ihrer Kunstwerke. Wie wird unser Leben organisiert Wie erlangen wir mehr Wissen und Verständnis über die Strukturen unseres Zusammenlebens Theoretische Fragen, die durch die Praxis der Künstler ganz unterschiedlich beantwortet werden. Englisch, Französisch, Deutsch, Italienisch, Spanisch. N° de réf. du libraire 9783869231297