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Poza granice percepcji : "Memory surfaces and mental prayers" Billa Violi

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dc.contributor.author Pitrus, Andrzej [SAP11014798] pl
dc.date.accessioned 2015-05-12T10:57:54Z
dc.date.available 2015-05-12T10:57:54Z
dc.date.issued 2014 pl
dc.identifier.issn 2392-0300 pl
dc.identifier.uri http://ruj.uj.edu.pl/xmlui/handle/item/6894
dc.language pol pl
dc.title Poza granice percepcji : "Memory surfaces and mental prayers" Billa Violi pl
dc.title.alternative Beyond perception : Bill Viola's "Memory surfaces and mental prayers" pl
dc.type JournalArticle pl
dc.description.physical 7-14 pl
dc.identifier.weblink http://uwm.edu.pl/wstis/publikacje/wp-content/uploads/2015/02/01_Pitrus_A.pdf pl
dc.abstract.en Andrzej Pitrus analyzes and interprets Bill Viola’s tape "Memory Surfaces and Mental Prayers" (1977). The cycle was created as one of the earlier works by Viola, and deals with the issue of perception. The artist also refers to his fascination with cultures, philosophy, and religions of the East. All three pieces included in the tape are discussed: "The Wheel of Becoming", "The Morning After the Night of Power" and "Sweet Light". Each of them uses different techniques and creative strategies to explore the medium, which was a relatively new artistic tool in the second part of the seventies. Bill Viola’s work seems to be quite unique as it combines explorations of technology with musings about the very nature of human perception. The artist is quite convinced that a human being is not able to see the world as it really is. His perception is limited both by his own senses, and technologies he creates and uses. pl
dc.subject.en Bill Viola pl
dc.subject.en video art pl
dc.subject.en perception pl
dc.subject.en contemporary art pl
dc.subject.en religions of the East pl
dc.description.number 1 pl
dc.description.publication 0,6 pl
dc.title.journal Civitas et Lex pl
dc.language.container pol pl
dc.date.accession 2015-05-11 pl
dc.affiliation Wydział Zarządzania i Komunikacji Społecznej : Instytut Sztuk Audiowizualnych pl
dc.subtype Article pl
dc.rights.original OTHER; otwarte czasopismo; ostateczna wersja wydawcy; w momencie opublikowania; 0; pl


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