Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees

Written By Lawrence Weschler
Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees
  • Publsiher : Univ of California Press
  • Release : 15 April 1982
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
  • Pages : 212 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 2 reviews
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Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees

Seeing is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees
  • Author : Lawrence Weschler,Robert Irwin
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : 'On its more radical fringes, modern art merges with modern philosophy, and this excellent, provocative profile...points up the extent to which the act of percepton, rather than any specific objects, has become the subject of the avant-garde California artist's work....Weschler has a knack for clarifying avstruse artistic and ...

Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees

Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees
  • Author : Lawrence Weschler
  • Publisher : Univ of California Press
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 310
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : "Robert Irwin, perhaps the most influential of the California artists, moved from his beginnings in abstract expressionism through successive shifts in style and sensibility, into a new aesthetic territory altogether, one where philosophical concepts of perception and the world interact. Weschler has charted the journey with exceptional clarity and cogency. ...

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Listening to a Continent Sing
  • Author : Donald Kroodsma
  • Publisher : Princeton University Press
  • Release Date : 2018-05-08
  • Total pages : 336
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : Join birdsong expert Donald Kroodsma on a ten-week, ten-state bicycle journey as he travels with his son from the Atlantic to the Pacific, lingering and listening to our continent sing as no one has before. On remote country roads, over terrain vast and spectacular, from dawn to dusk and sometimes ...

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A Field Guide to Happiness
  • Author : Linda Leaming
  • Publisher : Hay House Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : In the West, we have everything we could possibly need or want--except for peace of mind. So writes Linda Leaming, a harried American who traveled from Nashville, Tennessee, to the rugged Himalayan nation of Bhutan--sometimes called the happiest place on Earth--to teach English and unlearn her politicized and polarized, energetic ...

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  • Author : Lawrence Weschler
  • Publisher : Getty Publications
  • Release Date : 2020-06-18
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : A beautifully illustrated, accessible volume about one of the Getty Center’s best-loved sites. Among the most beloved sites at the Getty Center, the Central Garden has aroused intense interest from the moment artist Robert Irwin was awarded the commission. First published in 2002, Robert Irwin Getty Garden is comprised of ...

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True to Life
  • Author : Lawrence Weschler
  • Publisher : University of California Press
  • Release Date : 2009-01-26
  • Total pages : 272
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : Soon after the book's publication in 1982, artist David Hockney read Lawrence Weschler's Seeing Is Forgetting the Name of the Thing One Sees: A Life of Contemporary Artist Robert Irwin and invited Weschler to his studio to discuss it, initiating a series of engrossing dialogues, gathered here for the first time. ...

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  • Author : Marilyn Zurmuehlen
  • Publisher : National Art Education Assn
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 68
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : This document gives anecdotal stories of child art making along with philosophical interpretations for art teaching application. Art making is seen as experimental. It progresses from action to intentional mark making, naming, symbolic representation, and finally to "presence", an aesthetic creation experience that combines seeing and feeling. Experimental teaching practices ...

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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  • Publisher : Greenwood
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 354
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : These teacher-researcher studies and classroom narratives help the reader to examine and understand talk in a variety of learning contexts....

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1981
  • Total pages : 212
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  • Author : Lawrence Weschler
  • Publisher : Farrar, Straus and Giroux
  • Release Date : 2019-08-13
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : The untold story of Dr. Oliver Sacks, his own most singular patient "[An] engrossing biographical memoir. This is Sacks at full blast: on endless ward rounds, observing his post-encephalitic patients . . . exulting over horseshoe crabs and chunks of Iceland spar." —Barbara Kiser, Nature The author Lawrence Weschler began spending time with ...

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  • Author : Karen Michelle Richards
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 120
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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  • Author : Peggy Hadden
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 255
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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Summary : Artists can experience an awakening of creativity and add fresh meaning to their work by using the techniques found in this inspirational guide....

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  • Author : Duane Preble,Sarah Preble,Patrick Frank
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2002
  • Total pages : 524
  • ISBN : 9780520049208
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