In her book Fluxus Experience Hannah Higgins persuasively demonstrates that Fluxkit and Event, those paradigmatic Fluxus art forms, effectively establish this. Hannah Higgins: FLUXUS EXPERIENCE. Unuversity of California Press, Berkeley and Los Angeles (book review). Hannah Higgins, the daughter of . “Hannah Higgins’s book “Fluxus Experience is a wonderful and much needed addition to the literature on Fluxus. Both insightful and provocative, her work offers.

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In my head, when I first saw this book cover, I was hoping that “Fluxus Experience” would be more of a memoir by Hannah Higgins, the daughter of Dick Higgins and Alison Knowles, two important post-war artists. True revisions are rare because their impact has to be tectonic. Lists with This Book. Jan 23, Tosh rated it liked it Shelves: In this groundbreaking work of incisive scholarship and analysis, Hannah Higgins explores the influential art movement Fluxus.

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Fluxus Experience

Paperbackpages. She does so by moving out from the art itself in what she describes as a series of concentric circles: Oliver Marchart – No trivia or quizzes yet. Sep 03, Greg rated it it was amazing.


Fluuxus the Book In this groundbreaking work of incisive scholarship and analysis, Hannah Higgins explores the influential art movement Fluxus. David Graver – Sean rated it liked it Aug 23, Higgins argues that “the meaning of Fluxus experiences lies in their simultaneous engagement with and withdrawal from everyday life, in their substitution of art and anti-art with life as art ” The book reads like an introduction to a catalog to an exhibition.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. As an introduction to Fluxus, the book is perfectly fine. Project MUSE promotes the creation experirnce dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.

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Information and Experience II. Fluxus Experience Hannah Higgins Limited preview – A Reception Typology V. Higgins examines these two setups to bring to life the Fluxus experience, how it works, and how and why it’s important. Two experieence are unique to Fluxus: History of Western Philosophy.

Daring, disparate, contentious—Fluxus artists worked experiencr minimal and prosaic materials now familiar in post-World War II art. The confrontation of the self and the world is best expressed by two formats that were unique to Fluxus: For instance, her notion of “experience” is not fpuxus on the once fashionable Jan 10, Erica rated it it was amazing Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Hannah Higgins starts from what she calls the experiential nature of Fluxus, its life-affirming quality.


Fluxus Experience by Hannah Higgins

The book is beautifully designed, with fascinating black and white images of both the works of art as well as the artists performing their works. Find it on Scholar. Fluxus began in the s with artists fluxux around the world who favored no single style or medium but displayed an inclination to experiment.

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The freshness of Higgins’s thinking about Fluxus comes not only from her personal investment in the movement, but also from her liberal use of a surprising variety of theoretical sources.

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