By Kendall L. Walton
By Kendall L. Walton
By Tyson E. Lewis
By Stavros Arabatzis
By Kristoffer Noheden
This ebook examines post-war surrealist cinema on the subject of surrealism’s swap in path in the direction of fantasy and magic following international warfare II. Intermedial and interdisciplinary, the publication unites cinema reviews with paintings background and the examine of Western esotericism, heavily attractive with a variety of fundamental resources, together with surrealist journals, artwork, exhibitions, and writings. Kristoffer Noheden appears to the Danish surrealist artist Wilhelm Freddie’s forays into the experimental brief movie, the French poet Benjamin Péret’s contribution to the documentary movie L’Invention du monde, the Argentinean-born filmmaker Nelly Kaplan’s function motion pictures, and the Czech animator Jan Svankmajer’s paintings in brief and have motion pictures. The booklet strains a continuing engagement with fable and magic all through those movies, uncovering a formerly unknown pressure of occult imagery in surrealist cinema. It broadens the scope of the learn of not just surrealist cinema, yet of surrealism around the paintings varieties. Surrealism, Cinema, and the quest for a brand new Myth will attract movie students, paintings historians, and people drawn to the effect of occultism on smooth tradition, movie, and the arts.
By Leon Rosenstein
By Tiité Baquero
By Mark Foster Gage
A number of pivotal rules approximately good looks from all through historical past, with an creation and important headnotes.
This number of writings on attractiveness contains decisions from twenty key philosophers and theoreticians spanning millennia:
Plato • Aristotle • Vitruvius • Alberti • Kant • Burke • Fiedler • Nietzsche • Wilde • Bergson • Bell • Scott • Benjamin • Bataille • Sontag • Jameson • Scarry • Nehamas • Zangwill • Freedberg and Gallese
With an advent and important headnotes explaining the significance of every textual content, Mark Foster Gage bargains a framework for a provocative historical past of principles approximately good looks as they relate to modern pondering on structure and layout. In a global more and more outlined via luxurious visuality, the suggestions of attractiveness and visible sensation will not be mere highbrow workouts yet criteria that outline the very nature of layout perform throughout disciplines and which are necessary to the rising worlds of layout and structure within the twenty-first century.
By Sabine Wilke,Japhet Johnstone
By Espen Hammer