Manfred Mohr, ‘B-flat’, 1968, bitforms gallery
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Manfred Mohr

B-flat, 1968

Wood, acrylic paint
12 1/2 × 10 1/4 in
31.8 × 26 cm
Edition 4/4
This is part of a limited edition set.
$5,000
Location
New York , Los Angeles , San Francisco
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bitforms gallery
New York , Los Angeles , +1 more

Location: edge of diagonal wall

Mohr's work is an important bridge between handmade …

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Mixed Media
Manfred Mohr
German, b. 1938
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Influenced by his experience as a jazz musician and by German philosopher Max Bense’s theories on rational aesthetics, Manfred Mohr has been an innovator in the field of computer-generated art. To manipulate, for example, the myriad variations of the 11-dimension hypercube, Mohr created algorithms in FORTRAN programming language and printed them on flatbed plotters before the advent of laser printers. Mohr’s “Klangfarben” series (2008) features paintings and digital animation of brightly colored diagonal lines and intersecting planes against a flat black background.

Manfred Mohr, ‘B-flat’, 1968, bitforms gallery
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About the work
bitforms gallery
New York , Los Angeles , +1 more

Location: edge of diagonal wall

Mohr's work is an important bridge between handmade manipulations and machine-calculated structures in art. Following a series of geometric experiments, a shift toward hard-edge painting by 1967 immediately preceded Mohr's use of the computer as a tool for art. In this period …

Medium
Mixed Media
Manfred Mohr
German, b. 1938
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Influenced by his experience as a jazz musician and by German philosopher Max Bense’s theories on rational aesthetics, Manfred Mohr has been an innovator in the field of computer-generated art. To manipulate, for example, the myriad variations of the 11-dimension hypercube, Mohr created algorithms in FORTRAN programming language and printed them on flatbed plotters before the advent of laser printers. Mohr’s “Klangfarben” series (2008) features paintings and digital animation of brightly colored diagonal lines and intersecting planes against a flat black background.

Manfred Mohr

B-flat, 1968

Wood, acrylic paint
12 1/2 × 10 1/4 in
31.8 × 26 cm
Edition 4/4
This is part of a limited edition set.
$5,000
Location
New York , Los Angeles , San Francisco
Have a question? Visit our help center.
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