kinetic art

Auto-Creative Art

On view last month in Cambridge was Gustav Metzger’s Auto-Creative art, a variety of materials and methods demonstrative of his long interest in kinetic art, particularly movement and random activity. His 1964 statement “At a certain point the work takes … Continue reading

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Report from the Venice Biennale

The 54th Venice Biennale (titled ILLUMInations  get it?!) is, as to be expected vast but manages to be largely underwhelming, full as it is of found objects, re-positioned, a la Duchamp. However there are some gems to be uncovered spread … Continue reading

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Combating static art

“Combating Static Art” is this month’s topic for Image of the Month and the chosen artist is Paul Brown with his kinetic painting 4^24. See it here: http://www.bcs.org/content/conWebDoc/39080 I am always on the lookout for striking new digital and technologically-mediated … Continue reading

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