Posts Tagged ‘Bauhaus’

Lazlo Moholy-Nagy’s Light-Space Modulator

Friday, October 4th, 1991

When the “light prop” was set in motion for the first time in a small mechanics shop in 1930, I felt like the sorcer­er’s appren­tice. The mobile was so star­tling in its coor­di­nated motions and space artic­u­la­tions of light and shadow sequences that I almost believed in magic.”

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Contemporary New England Furniture

Wednesday, June 1st, 1988
Judy McKie, Monkey Chair 1994

New England is now the center of an extra­or­di­nary flour­ishing of tradi­tional crafts, espe­cially furni­ture, because some very talented artists have turned to crafts as a way out of the cynical and cere­bral “endgame” that so much contem­po­rary art is playing today.

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