Publisher: The Ice Plant (June 1, 2008)
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Pat O'Neill has been deeply thinking about la tradition because the overdue Nineteen Sixties. A founder of the city's avant-garde movie scene, an influential professor at CalArts and an optical results pioneer, he's top recognized for experimental motion pictures like Let's Make a Sandwich (1982), Water and gear (1989), hassle within the photo (1996) and The Decay of Fiction (2002)--playful yet technically rigorous works that healthy very easily along these of Stan Brakhage and David Lynch. regardless of the medium, O'Neill's paintings usually hinges on a "perceptual ambiguity" completed via layers of picture, sound and texture. this primary artist's publication, one other form of list, compiles dozens of really good university drawings, discovered texts and electronic composite prints O'Neill has amassed and adjusted over the past a number of years. Intersecting his personal tricky pencil drawings with photograph and textual fragments of bygone print media (educational illustrations, advertisements, reference charts, sheet music), this contemporary paintings occupies a fantastical terrain someplace among the collages of Bruce Conner and the drawings of Raymond Pettibon. As a complete, the gathering features as either an artist's ebook and an summary complement to O'Neill's amazing oeuvre.