Play of Light and Time. David Claerbout's Imagery
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Play of Light and Time. David Claerbout's Imagery

(Lieven Van den Abeele) The Low Countries - 2010, № 18, pp. 228-235

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In photography a fleeting moment is captured. In film there's a passage of time. But looking at the digitally manipulated images of the Flemish artist David Claerbout (born 1969) one is no longer so certain. He draws our attention to the impossibility of understanding “reality” in a purely visual way. To grasp its complexity and richness one has to be on the move.

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