Oskar Fischinger 1900-1967: Experiments in Cinematic Abstraction

Oskar Fischinger 1900-1967: Experiments in Cinematic Abstraction
Library Shelf Location 18.FISC
Publication Date 2012
Description This new monograph explores the position of Fischinger's work within the international avant-garde. It examines his animation and painting, his use of music, his experiences in Hollywood, the Lumigraph, visual music theories, and his influence on today's filmmakers, artists and animators. The book also contains previously unpublished documents including texts by Fischinger himself, and unshot animation drawings. Essays compiled and commissioned by editor Keefer include new research and texts by Jean-Michel Bouhours, Jeanpaul Goergen, Ilene Susan Fort, James Tobias, Cindy Keefer, Richard Brown, Joseph Hyde, Paul Hertz, Joerg Jewanski, and more. The book also features texts by Fischinger, a new bibliography and filmography by CVM, and testimonials by international artists, scholars, historians and authors including David James, Giannalberto Bendazzi, John Canemaker, Suzanne Buchan, yann beauvais, Joost Rekveld, Robert Haller, Arthur & Corinne Cantrill, Scott Snibbe, Robert Seidel and more. 240 pages, paperback. Extensive color illustrations, including never published ornament sound experiments animation material.
ISBN 9789071338007
Quantity 1
Pages 240
Editors Cindy Keefer, Jaap Guldemond
Format Softcover
Publishers Center for Visual Music, EYE Filmmuseum
Related Artist Oskar Fischinger
Categories Animation/Cartoons/Comics/Graphic Novels, Film and Artists' Moving Image
Keywords Film, Avant-garde, Visual Music
Artist's Nationality American (USA), German
Language English

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