Topless Cellist

Topless Cellist
Publisher MIT Press
Release Date
Category Art
Total Pages 464
ISBN 9780262027502
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews

The first book to explore the extraordinary career of musician and performance artist Charlotte Moorman, whose work combined classical rigor, avant-garde experiment, and madcap daring.

Topless Cellist
  • Author : Rothfuss, Joan
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2014-09-12

The first book to explore the extraordinary career of musician and performance artist Charlotte Moorman, whose work combined classical rigor, avant-garde experiment, and madcap daring.

Nam June Paik
  • Author : Melissa Chiu,Michelle Yun
  • Publisher : Asia Society Museum
  • Release Date : 2014

This new, fully illustrated catalogue on the celebrated progenitor of video art, Nam June Paik (1932–2006), brings together a host of scholars, artists, and Paik's own collaborators to illuminate the work of this innovative artist. An essay by curator Michelle Yun takes readers through Paik's highly original career, providing insight into

The English Spy
  • Author : Daniel Silva
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30

#1 New York Times bestselling author Daniel Silva delivers another stunning thriller in his latest action-packed tale of high stakes international intrigue featuring the inimitable Gabriel Allon. First there was THE ENGLISH ASSASSIN. Then there was THE ENGLISH GIRL. Now comes THE ENGLISH SPY . . . Master novelist Daniel Silva has thrilled readers

Mars by 1980
  • Author : David Stubbs
  • Publisher : Faber & Faber
  • Release Date : 2018-07-31

Electronic music is now ubiquitous, from mainstream pop hits to the furthest reaches of the avant garde. But how did we get here? In Mars by 1980, David Stubbs charts the evolution of synthesised tones, from the earliest mechanical experiments in the late nineteenth century, through the musique concrete of the

A Secret History of the Ollie
  • Author : Craig B. Snyder
  • Publisher : Pioneers of Skateboarding
  • Release Date : 2015-02-28

Every culture has a creation myth, and skateboarding is no different. The Ollie forged a new identity for skateboarding after its invention in the 1970s, and it lies at the root of nearly every significant move in street skating today. This groundbreaking no-handed aerial has also affected the evolution of

Do Zombies Dream of Undead Sheep
  • Author : Timothy Verstynen,Bradley Voytek
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2016-10-04

Even if you've never seen a zombie movie or television show, you could identify an undead ghoul if you saw one. With their endless wandering, lumbering gait, insatiable hunger, antisocial behavior, and apparently memory-less existence, zombies are the walking nightmares of our deepest fears. What do these characteristic behaviors reveal

Ellen C  Covito  Works After Weather
  • Author : No Collective
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2021-08-05

Read online Ellen C Covito Works After Weather written by No Collective, published by which was released on . Download full Ellen C Covito Works After Weather Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

Noise  Water  Meat
  • Author : Douglas Kahn
  • Publisher : MIT Press
  • Release Date : 2001-08-24

An examination of the role of sound in twentieth-century arts. This interdisciplinary history and theory of sound in the arts reads the twentieth century by listening to it—to the emphatic and exceptional sounds of modernism and those on the cusp of postmodernism, recorded sound, noise, silence, the fluid sounds

Paik Video
  • Author : Edith Decker-Phillips
  • Publisher : Barrytown/ Station Hill Press
  • Release Date : 1998

Paik Video by Edith Decker-Phillips, a renowned critic of contemporary media art, is a complete and meticulously documented account of Nam June Paik's career from its beginnings in Western-style musical composition through his discovery of the revolutionary work of John Cage, to his present status as a major figure in 20

The Free World
  • Author : Louis Menand
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2021-04-20

"An engrossing and impossibly wide-ranging project . . . In The Free World, every seat is a good one." —Carlos Lozada, The Washington Post "The Free World sparkles. Fully original, beautifully written . . . One hopes Menand has a sequel in mind. The bar is set very high." —David Oshinsky, The New York Times Book

Ausstellung u d T   Nam June Paik   music for all senses
  • Author : Nam June Paik,Susanne Neuburger
  • Publisher : Walther Konig
  • Release Date : 2009

In 1963, Nam June Paik created a new genre of exhibition with his first solo show, The Exposition of Electronic Music-Electronic Television at Galerie Parnass in Wuppertal, West Germany. Fresh from his studies with John Cage and Karlheinz Stockhausen, and already a Fluxus veteran, Paik created a disorienting environment that foreshadowed

Nam June Paik
  • Author : John G. Hanhardt,Ken Hakuta
  • Publisher : D Giles Limited
  • Release Date : 2012

Korean-born artist Nam June Paik (1932-2006) is known for his cutting-edge approach to art, and this new volume features both well-known works - such as Electronic Superhighway: Continental U.S., Alaska - and more rarely seen pieces. It also includes an

Nothing Is Lost
  • Author : Ingrid Sischy
  • Publisher : Knopf
  • Release Date : 2018

An expansive collection of thirty-five essays by the distinguished late writer, critic, and editor of such publications as "Artforum" and "Interview" includes profiles of a range of contemporary artists, including Nicole Kidman, Calvin Klein, and John Galliano.

The Unexpected Joy of Being Sober
  • Author : Catherine Gray
  • Publisher : Aster
  • Release Date : 2017-12-28

THE SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER 'Not remotely preachy' - The Times 'Jaunty, shrewd and convincing' - Sunday Telegraph 'Admirably honest, light, bubbly and remarkably rarely annoying.' - Alice O'Keeffe, Guardian 'Truthful, modern and real' - Stylist 'Brave, witty and brilliantly written' - Marie Claire Ever sworn off alcohol for a

Earth Sound Earth Signal
  • Author : Douglas Kahn
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2013-08-30

Earth Sound Earth Signal is a study of energies in aesthetics and the arts, from the birth of modern communications in the nineteenth century to the global transmissions of the present day. Grounded in the Aeolian sphere music that Henry David Thoreau heard blowing in telegraph lines and in the