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Black holes, dark matter, gravity, time, motion—these phenomena fascinate physicists and artists alike. Both strive to discover how they shape our world. The connection between art and science is gaining increasing significance in contemporary art. 

Now, the influence of physics on today’s art, design, and architecture is being more closely examined. Curated by Ariane Koek, the founder of the arts program Arts at CERN, the exhibition Entangle – Physics and the Artistic Imagination and its companion catalog present the works of fourteen contemporary artists who are inspired by physics and its investigation of natural phenomena. Besides their works, this ground-breaking publication also contains interviews with the artists and physicists who share their different ways of seeing. The book also presents texts by Philip Ball, Ariane Koek, Gavin Parkinson, Katarina Pierre, Carlo Rovelli and Nicola Triscott. 

Featuring interviews with and works of art by Julius von Bismarck, Julian Charrière, Sou Fujumoto, Iris van Herpen, Ryoji Ikeda, William Kentridge, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, Goshka Macuga, Davide Quayola, Solveig Settemsdal, Sarah Sze, Keith Tyson, Jorinde Voigt, and Carey Young. 

For the exhibition Entangle – Physics and the Artistic Imagination which was shown at Bildmuseet 2018 - 2019
You can order the book via email, price: 190 SEK

Published: 2019
Language: English 
Price: 190 SEK 
Publisher: Hatje Cantz 
Editor: Ariane Koek 
Cover: Paperback 
Pages: 157 
ISBN: 9783775745086 


Latest update: 2022-08-30