5 edition of William Kentridge found in the catalog.
|Statement||David Krut Publishing|
|Publishers||David Krut Publishing|
|LC Classifications||January 1997|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 99 p. :|
|Number of Pages||73|
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2004 Honorary Doctor of Literature from the• To recognize the figures as porters, horses, noses, compasses, etc. Far from a negative state, sleep could be equated with the "open field" that Kentridge William Kentridge as important, the moment in life when there is no clear plan and ideas can really grow and develop. In a way, each film becomes a long self-portrait.
" In light of the recent refugee crisis, this work has taken on greater poignancy, suggestive of the many thousands who have had to flee from their home country into new, unfamiliar territory. In a similar style to the cut-outs of Kara Walker, Kentridge's characters appear as faceless silhouettes before us, with only the possessions they carry giving us clues on their identity; some pull along intravenous drips suggesting chronic illness, others carry enigmatic objects including bird cages and classical busts, while others wave victorious flags into the wind William Kentridge hold up funereal lilies.
Much like Max Ernst's Surrealist collages in Une Semaine du Bonte 1934this film takes an object from the rational world of reason and transforms it into the illogical and absurd, highlighting the importance of play, experimentation and the risk of failure in the creative process. The shapes of coastlines, rivers, and mountains arose from an immense cumulative labor: travelers bringing little bits of information home, mapmakers collecting and collating the bits, travelers setting forth now with maps to gather more information.
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Kentridge quotes that he learnt more from his time studying mimic and mime in a Paris theatre school than he ever did at art school. Kentridge is represented by and in and Lia Rumma Gallery in Italy. The central two characters, seen here, are Felix Teitelbaum, an artist, and Nandi, an African woman who documents the violence and massacres happening around her in South Africa with various art forms. The title, Casspirs Full of Love, written along the side of the print, William Kentridge suggestive of the narrative and is oxymoronic.
The collaged drawings often use different and difficult images William Kentridge materials as a challenge to the weaving studio. Kentridge made these drawings as part of his ambitious commission, The Head and The Load for 14-18 NOW, a UK based programme commemorating the First World War's centenary. These include the Museum of Modern Art MOMA in New York, the Museum of Contemporary Art in Barcelona, the Chicago Art Institute and the Tate Modern in London.
Later, the scribes began to write down—first in scroll, then in codex—these poetical weavings.
These extremely important works, the best of which reflect a blasted, dystopic urban landscape, demonstrate the artist's growing consciousness of the flexibility of space and movement.
When I started making the first animated film Johannesburg, 2nd Greatest City After Paris 1989 and I needed to populate it, I remembered these two different people who arrived in my dreams.