CORPO, AUTOMI, ROBOT TRA ARTE, SCIENZA E TECNOLOGIA (Bodies, Automata, Robots in Art, Science and Technology). Ed. by Bruno Cora and Pietro Bellasi. Museo d'Arte and Villa Ciani, Lugano, 2009. Organized in association with Fondazione Antonio Mazzotta, Milan; Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia "Leonardo da Vinci," Milan; and Museum fur Musikautomaten, Seewen. Published by Edizioni Gabriele Mazzotta, Milan. 424 pp. with 377 ills. (267 col.). 29 x 26 cm. ISBN 9788820219338 Bilingual in Italian and English (captions and brief entries in Italian only).
Documents a wide-ranging exhibition designed to explore the complex relationship between the human body and science as it has been reflected in the evolution of robotic technologies, presenting drawings, paintings, sculptures, photographs and other works by such diverse artists as Leonardo da Vinci, Giacomo Balla, Fernand Leger, Oskar Schlemmer, Marcel Duchamp, Francis Picabia, Man Ray, Hans Bellmer, Louise Bourgeois, Jean Tinguely, Jaume Plensa, Diane Arbus and Antony Gormley.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Several Periods — Several Media
Worldwide Number: 033674
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