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Chang, Patty

Aileen June Wang.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Performance Art and Dance; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art; East Asian Art. 463 words.

(b San Leandro, CA, Feb 3, 1972).

American performance and video artist of Chinese ancestry. Chang earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of California, San Diego...

Figari, Pedro

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 1969 words.

Uruguayan, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active also active in France.

Born 29 June 1861, in Montevideo, to Italian parents; died 24 July 1938, in Montevideo.

Painte...

Hall, Doug

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Photography and Photographs; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art; Art of the United States. 448 words.

American, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 25 April 1944, in Seattle.

Photographer, video artist. Landscapes, cityscapes.

Doug Hall began his education in...

Herkomer, Sir Hubert von

Lee M. Edwards.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Graphic Design and Typography; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Prints and Printmaking; Scenography; Book Arts and Illustration; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 993 words.

(b Waal, Bavaria, May 26, 1849; d Budleigh Salterton, Devon, March 31, 1914).

English painter, illustrator, printmaker, stage designer, film maker, writer and teacher of...

Larravide, Manuel

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 180 words.

Uruguayan, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 1871, in Montevideo; died 22 May 1910, in Montevideo.

Painter. Seascapes.

Manuel Larravide was self-taught. In his...

Magnetic tape

Jeffrey Martin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Art Techniques and Principles; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 2434 words.

Medium utilizing oxidized metal particles carried on a flexible substrate, in order to record an electronic signal, most commonly in the form of audiotape or videotape. Magnetic tape...

Mas, Emilio

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 66 words.

Spanish, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Uruguay.

Died 1921, in Montevideo.

Painter, draughtsman, pastellist. Figures, portraits.

Emilio Mas went...

Méliès, Georges

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; Photography and Photographs; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 56 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born 8 December 1861; died 1938, in Orly.

Film maker, draughtsman.

Méliès made more than 4,000 films. As a draughtsman, his...

Motion picture film

Jeffrey Martin.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online May 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art; Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Photography and Photographs; Art Techniques and Principles; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 1237 words.

Medium on which a series of photographic images are recorded on a flexible plastic base in order to produce the illusion of movement when reproduced by projection through a lens or...

Parpagnoli, G. M.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; Professional Interior Design; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 65 words.

Italian, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active in Uruguay.

Born 1869; died October 1924, in Montevideo.

Painter, decorative artist. Portraits.

Parpagnoli...

Pfeiffer, Paul

H. Alexander Rich.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Sculpture and Carving; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 638 words.

(b Honolulu, HI, 1966).

American video artist and sculptor. Pfeiffer exploited the latest in computer and video technology to examine the overwhelming power of mass media. He...

Samaran, U. M.

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; 20th-Century Art; 19th-Century Art. 168 words.

French, 19th – 20th century, male.

Born in Montevideo (Uruguay), to French parents.

Painter. Figures, genre scenes, interiors.

U. M. Samaran was probably a pupil...

Shinn, Everett

Janet Marstine.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Landscape Art and Architecture; Graphic Design and Typography; Industrial and Commercial Art; Painting; Book Arts and Illustration; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 550 words.

(b Woodstown, NJ, Nov 6, 1876; d New York, May 1, 1953).

American painter, illustrator, designer, playwright, and film director. He studied industrial design at the Spring...

Torres García, Joaquín

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Painting; Film and Video Art; 20th-Century Art; Latin American and Caribbean Art; 19th-Century Art. 2588 words.

Uruguayan, 19th – 20th century, male.

Active between 1924 and 1932 in France.

Born 25 July 1874, in Montevideo; died 8 August 1949, in Montevideo.

Painter,...

Visual culture

Marita Sturken.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online June 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Digital and New Media, Multi-Media, Sound, and Music Art; Film and Video Art; Installation Art, Mixed-Media, Assemblage, and Collage; Painting; Performance Art and Dance; Photography and Photographs; Prints and Printmaking; Architecture; Art Education; History of Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art; Contemporary Art. 3023 words.

Culture of images and visuality that creates meaning in our world today. This includes media forms such as photography, film, television, and digital media; art media such as painting,...

Women Artists in Revolution

Anne K. Swartz.

in Oxford Art Online

P ublished online October 2011 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Film and Video Art; Art of the United States; 19th-Century Art; 20th-Century Art. 402 words.

Splinter group from the American, male-dominated Art Workers’ Coalition (AWC), which refused to expand its protests on behalf of minority artists to include women. The Art Workers’...