Item description for Bilder aus Licht by Ulrike Gehring...
The California light artist James Turrell founded a new, spatially defined light art in the 1960s. In this volume, art historian Ulrike Gehring examines the various qualities of light in American art. The transition from painted light in a picture to staged light in space is traced in the examples of James Turrell, Mark Rothko, Barnett Newman, and Dan Flavin.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 9.61" Width: 6.85" Height: 1.1" Weight: 2.87 lbs.
Release Date Apr 1, 2007
Publisher Kehrer Verlag
ISBN 3936636826 ISBN13 9783936636826
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More About Ulrike Gehring
Ulrike Gehring (born 1969) wrote her doctoral dissertation on the theme of light and has been a Junior Professor in the Department of Art History at the University of Trier since 2003. Her research emphases are in American art, art theory after 1945, and picture and media theory.