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Anthony McCall

 (born 1946)
Anthony McCall is active/lives in New York / England.  Anthony McCall is known for light and time themed videos, graphics.

Biography   Anthony McCall

The following is from Artforum magazine, summer 2004

"Anthony McCall: Talks about his "solid light" films"
by Jeffrey Kastner

More than thirty years after British-born artist Anthony McCall created his now-legendary Line Describing a Cone, the first of his "solid light" films, the elegantly simple 1973 work--a projected white dot that slowly grows over thirty minutes into a circular line on the facing wall, eventually filling the dark space with a conical "volume" whose vivid corporality is a beguiling trick of light and atmosphere--remains one of postwar art's signal explorations of perceptual boundary states. Light and dark, stasis and movement, substance and immateriality, cinema and sculpture: As with all McCall's early   ...  Displaying 750 of 9214 characters.

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