In her book Fluxus Experience Hannah Higgins persuasively demonstrates that Fluxkit and Event, those paradigmatic Fluxus art forms, effectively establish this. Hannah Higgins: FLUXUS EXPERIENCE. Unuversity of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles (book review). Hannah Higgins, the daughter of . “Hannah Higgins’s book “Fluxus Experience is a wonderful and much needed addition to the literature on Fluxus. Both insightful and provocative, her work offers.
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Higgins, the daughter of the Fluxus artists Alison Knowles and Dick Higgins, makes the most of her personal connection to the movement by sharing her firsthand experience, bringing an astounding immediacy to her writing and a palpable commitment to shedding light on what Fluxus is and why it matters. Acknowledgments Preface Introduction I. Although it was commonly associated with political and cultural activism in the s, Fluxus struggled against experienc pigeonholed in these too-prescriptive and narrow terms.
Although it was commonly associated with political and cultural activism in the s, Fluxus struggled against being pigeonholed in these too-prescriptive and narrow terms.
Olivier Lussac – – Actuel Marx 2 2: Preview — Fluxus Experience by Hannah Higgins. Similarly, in her important distinction between the Fluxus Event and much of performance art including early Happenings Higgins rightly emphasizes the hiygins and nonspecific” form of the former Dion Lay rated it it was amazing Jul 23, In its theoretical scope, rigor, and daring, Fluxus Experience is certainly experiencr of those rare works.
In this groundbreaking work of incisive scholarship and analysis, Hannah Higgins explores the influential art movement Fluxus. James Mitchell rated it really liked it Mar 02, Her motive, beside her family background, was the astonishing fact that Fluxus, this influential post-World War II movement had been left out of the history of art. Also a critique of the educational world that surrounds the subject matter of Fluxus.
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In her book Fluxus Experience Hannah Higgins persuasively demonstrates that Fluxkit and Event, those paradigmatic Fluxus art experirnce, effectively establish this relation between artwork and its beholder. Thomas Kellein – Early on, art critics recognized the importance of the spatial and geographical dimensions of this art movement that spanned from Japan to Czechoslovakia and from Germany to California, but rarely did anyone pay any attention to its temporal dimension.
Sep 03, Greg rated it it was amazing. Jazzy rated it really liked it Oct 20, Oliver Marchart – But it does read like an academic paper, and since it is published by a University Press, that makes perfect sense. She does so by moving higins from the art itself in what she describes as a series of concentric circles: Higgins is married to Joe Reinstein, Head of Surrogates for the Obama presidential campaign, and has two children: In my head, when I first saw this book cover, I was hoping that “Fluxus Experience” would be more of a memoir by Hannah Higgins, the daughter of Dick Higgins and Alison Knowles, two important post-war artists.
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Amanda rated it it was amazing Nov 09, Higgins examines these two setups to bring to life the Fluxus experience, how it works, and higgkns and why it’s important.
She does so by moving out from the art itself in what she describes as a series of concentric circles: Daring, disparate, contentious—Fluxus artists worked with minimal and prosaic materials now familiar in post-World War II art.
Fluxus began in exeprience s with artists from around the world who favored no single style or medium but displayed an inclination to experiment. No trivia or quizzes yet.
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