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ON THE ANIMATION OF THE INORGANIC: ART, ARCHITECTURE AND THE EXTENSION OF LIFE. Spyros Papapetros. University of Chicago Press, 2012. 410 pp. with 259 ills. (24 col.). 27 x 19 cm. LC 2011-40993 ISBN 9780226645681 In English.
Paperbound reprint available Spring 2016 at $30.00 (ISBN 978-0-226-38019-3). This scholarly volume examines ideas about the "animation" of machines, buildings and other inorganic objects in modernist art and architecture as reflected in key works of such art historians as Aby Warburg and Alois Riegl, as well as in the oeuvres of Leger, Mies, Dali and other artists and architects.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Several Media, Criticism/Theory
Plans: 71
Worldwide Number: 147703
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