SHEPARD, RN: Mind Sights: Original Visual Illusions, Ambiguities, and Other Anomalies, With a Commentary on the Play of Mind in Perception and Art

Mind Sights: Original Visual Illusions, Ambiguities, and Other Anomalies, With a Commentary on the Play of Mind in Perception and Art, book coverShepard, Roger N. Mind Sights: Original Visual Illusions, Ambiguities, and Other Anomalies, With a Commentary on the Play of Mind in Perception and Art. W.H. Freeman & Company, 1990. ISBN: 0716721341. Unmarked text. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#30117)

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Roger N. Shepard introduces us to his drawings of visual tricks, discusses the origins of his scientific and artistic work, and shares his reflections on the nature of art, perception, and the mind. 228p. Index. Notes.

ZELEVANSKY, L: Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-1970s

Zelevansky, Lynn (editor). Beyond Geometry: Experiments in Form, 1940s-1970s. The MIT Press, 2004. ISBN: 0262240475. Unmarked text. Very Good. Hardcover. (#29953) $25.00

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Catalog for Los Angeles County Museum of Art exhibition charting the development of experiments with geometric form. Covers European and Latin American concrete art, Argentine Arte Madí, Brazilian Neo-Concretism, Kinetic and Op Art, Minimalism, and various forms of post-minimalism including systematic forms of process and conceptual art.

Artists include Josef Albers, Bernd and Hilla Becher, Max Bill, Lucio Fontana, Eva Hesse, On Kawara, Sol LeWitt, Helio Oiticica, Blinky Palermo, Bridget Riley, Jesus Rafael Soto, and Victor Vasarely.

Essays by Lynn Zelevansky, Ines Katzenstein, Valerie Hillings, Miklos Peternak, Peter Frank, and Brandon LaBelle.

SCHWARZ, HP: Are Our Eyes Targets? Media Art History: (Media Museum at the ZKM, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe)

Are Our Eyes Targets? Media Art History, inside page Schwarz, Hans-Peter. Are Our Eyes Targets? Media Art History: (Media Museum at the ZKM, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe). Prestel, 1997. ISBN: 3791318780. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket. Very Good in very good dust jacket. Hardcover. (#29945) $26.00

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Accompanied 2008 exhibition. Includes CD. Defines the position of multimedia art at the end of the 20th century. Shows how mass media and new technologies have influenced art during the 19th and 20th centuries.

Artists include Luc Courchesne, Monika Fleischmann, Lynn Hershman, Michael Naimark, Jill Scott, Bill Seaman, Jeffrey Shaw, Christa Sommer/Laurent Mignonneau, and others.

Published on the occasion of the opening of the Media Museum ZKM, Center for Art and Media Karlsruhe on October 18, 1997. 190p.