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Buky Schwartz – 2 illusory videos

29th March 2010 by doron
arts | conceptual | documentary arts | drawing | furniture | historical | installation | participatory | performance | serial


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videoconstructions2 (1978, 5MB, 1:16 min.)

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The Chair (1980, 36MB, 9:54 min.)

Buky Schwartz (1932-2009), an Israeli sculptor and video artist
who passed away last year, was known for his deceptive videos
that interplay between illusory appearance and the actual ‘reality’.
The 2 vids here were exhibited at the Whitney Biennial in New York in 1981.
From the splendid Videoart.net