Light art from artificial light : light as a medium in the art of the 20th and 21st centuries

Light art from artificial light : light as a medium in the art of the 20th and 21st centuries = Lichtkunst aus Kunstlich : Licht als Medium der Kunst im 20. und 21. Jahrhundert / Peter Weibel, Gregor Jansen, editors.

by Jansen, Gregor, 1965-Weibel, Peter.

Publisher: Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz, 2006.Description: 715 pages : illustrations (some colour) ; 29 cm.ISBN: 3775717749.

Published in conjunction with the Exhibition ‘Light Art from Artificial Light’, ZKM, Museum of Contemporary Art Karlsruhe, November 19, 2005 – August 6, 2006″–Colophon. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 706-708). Language: Text in English and German.

A comprehensive catalogue of approx. 400 pages with illustrations of recent artificial light works & installations. The essays discuss the exhibits and also illuminate the phenomenon of light from a scientific, philosophical, and art-historical perspective. Additional texts from individual light artists provide a view of the medium of light in art

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