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Alexander Calder

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Sculptor and print-maker best known for his “mobiles” (a term suggested by Marcel Duchamp for its double meaning in French of “mobile” and “motive”), Alexander Calder came into contact with surrealism while living in France in the early...

Les Blank

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...One of the most important documentary filmmakers in the United States, Les Blank was close to the Chicago surrealist group from the 1970s. His films are mostly devoted to celebrating the pleasure principle wherever it was a challenge...

Gerome Kamrowski

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Gerome Kamrowski was an artist who was already experimenting with automatic techniques in the late 1930s and early 1940s when he came into contact with the group that formed around exiled European surrealists in New York, and in whose...

Will Alexander

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Poet, essayist, and artist who became linked with surrealism through friendships with Philip Lamantia and Laurence Weisberg, Alexander began writing after encountering a book about Rimbaud. Initially working in isolation, he was influenced...

Antonin Artaud

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Antonin Artaud was a poet and theater theorist whose passage through the surrealist group lasted only two years, from late 1924 till late 1926, but whose contributions to surrealist publications only tapered off in 1928. Notwithstanding...

Charles Duits

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Having been evacuated to the United States by his parents in 1940, Charles Duits became involved in the surrealist circle in New York as a teenager in 1942, and was involved with the Paris group at the time of the Exposition internationale...

Clarence John Laughlin

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...“. . . the mystery of time, the magic of light, the enigma of reality . . .”Clarence John Laughlin, photographer and writer, was a unique presence in twentieth-century art. Inspired initially by poetic and artistic sources (fairy tales...

Franklin Rosemont

The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Call me the if in drifting.Franklin Rosemont was a poet, essayist, editor, publisher, radical historian, visual artist and musician. As a key figure in introducing surrealism to an American audience, he particularly explored surrealism...

Ladislav Guderna

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 2 : Surrealists A–L

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A painter, Ladislav Guderna was involved with the Nadrealizmus group in Bratislava as a young man, publishing in its anthology Vodne a v noci (By Day and by Night) in 1941. Like many artists of his generation, he adopted Socialist Realism...

Hal Rammel

Michael Richardson

Michael Richardson is Visiting Fellow in the Centre for Cultural Studies at Goldsmiths University of London, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The International Encyclopedia of Surrealism Volume 3 : Surrealists M – Z

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...Musician and inventor, cartoonist and photographer, author of the important 1990 study Nowhere in America: The Big Rock Candy Mountain and Other Comic Utopias, Rammel joined the Chicago surrealist group in 1976, and was active in it before...