Isaac Newton’s colour circle, and Louis Bertrand Castel’s ‘Clavecin Oculaire’
Alexander Wallace Rimington, Mary Hallock-Greenewalt
First experiments by Arnaldo Ginna and Bruno Corra
First preserved films by Viking Eggeling and Walther Ruttmann
Oskar Fischinger as a central figure.
John and James Whitney, Jordan Belson, Harry Smith
Dan Sandin, Rutt-Etra and Steven Beck
the return of the modular video synthesizer
Scott Snibbe, Golan Levin, Scott Draves
VJ-ing and live cinema
synesthesia and analogy
– some people are synesthetes
(famous examples are Alexander Scriabin and Olivier Messiaen)
– studied by science since 1920’s, some correspondences are arbitrary, some are not
– analogies are fundamental for how we think
Analogy as a way to invent a new art form.