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Strange and Charmed
Science and the Contemporary Visual Arts


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Strange and Charmed
Science and the Contemporary Visual Arts

Sian Ede (Editor)
A. S. Byatt (Preface)



ISBN: 9780903319874


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This work is one of the first books to examine the relationship between science and contemporary art and to chart the new work beginning to emerge from artist/scientist collaborations. Contributors include distinguished art historian Martin Kemp and artist Andrea Duncan.


ISBN 90331987
ISBN13 9780903319874
Publisher Calouste Gulbenkian Foundation
Format Paperback
Publication date 01/02/2000
Pages 200
Weight (grammes) 651.00
Published in United Kingdom
Height (mm) 241
Width (mm) 169

Bizarre consequences - introduction and background
the scientist's mind - the artist's temperament
many complex collisions - new directions for art in science
between explanation and inspiration - images in science
us and them, this and that, here and there, now and then - collecting, classifying, creating
creativity and the making of contemporary art
uncertain entanglements
inside - outside - permutation - science and the body in contemporary art
fission or fusion - art, science and society.