Critical Writing Index

Prime Mover: Conceptualism in Motion: Exhibition 2

by Christopher Eamon

Public, Dec. 2012, v. 23, no. 46, pp. 33-75

The article discussed conceptualism in motion pictures, including performance, cinema and videos. It also mentioned the origin of conceptual art and the influence from Duchamp.

key words: conceptualism; conceptual art; video art; visual art; performance

ITEM 2012.099 – available for viewing in the Research Centre

Videos, Artworks and Artists Cited

ScabactionMatthew Barney

ViewerGary Hill

The Bell and the GlassChristian Marclay

AutohypnoseValie Export

Der Lauf der DingePeter Fischli

Gordon's Makes Us DrunkGilbert&George

A Portrait of the Artists as Young Men

Body PressDan Graham

Phat FreeDavid Hammons

DrumrollSteve Mcqueen

Abstracting the ShoeBruce Nauman


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