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Beryl Korot

Curves 3, 2016

Ink, pencil, and embroidered thread on paper
18 × 18 in
45.7 × 45.7 cm
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New York , Los Angeles , San Francisco
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Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Beryl Korot
American, b. 1945
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An early video art pioneer, Beryl Korot is well known for her installation works that explore the relationship between analog technologies—such as the loom—and video. “Just as the spinning and gathering of wool serve as the raw material for a weave,” Korot says, “so the artist working with video selects images to serve as the basic substance of the work.” With landmark multiple-channel installation works such as Text and Commentary (1977), Korot developed new possibilities for the creation of visual narratives; in other works, she has used painting to meditate on language by inventing a coded analog grid for the Roman alphabet. In 1970 Korot co-founded Radical Software, an early publication to explore alternative communication systems.

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About the work
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Drawing, Collage or other Work on Paper
Beryl Korot
American, b. 1945
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An early video art pioneer, Beryl Korot is well known for her installation works that explore the relationship between analog technologies—such as the loom—and video. “Just as the spinning and gathering of wool serve as the raw material for a weave,” Korot says, “so the artist working with video selects images to serve as the basic substance of the work.” With landmark multiple-channel installation works such as Text and Commentary (1977), Korot developed new possibilities for the creation of visual narratives; in other works, she has used painting to meditate on language by inventing a coded analog grid for the Roman alphabet. In 1970 Korot co-founded Radical Software, an early publication to explore alternative communication systems.

Beryl Korot

Curves 3, 2016

Ink, pencil, and embroidered thread on paper
18 × 18 in
45.7 × 45.7 cm
Contact For Price
Location
New York , Los Angeles , San Francisco
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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