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Mathematics : a beautiful elsewhere / [chief curators, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, Michel Cassé, Hervé Chandès]
Alternate Title Mathématiques, un dépaysement soudain
Paris : Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain ; New York : Distributed in the U.S.A. by Thames & Hudson, c2011
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  NX650.M34 M39 2011    AVAILABLE
 Audios/2nd Flr  NX650.M34 M39 2011  v.2    AVAILABLE
Subject(s) Mathematics -- Appreciation -- Exhibitions
Mathematics in art -- Exhibitions
Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions
Arts, Modern -- 21st century -- Exhibitions
Subject Fondation Cartier -- Exhibitions
Physical Description 219 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm. + 1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Catalog of the exhibition Mathematics, a beautiful elsewhere, presented at the Fondation Cartier pour l'art contemporain in Paris from Oct. 21, 2011 to Mar. 18, 2012
"French/English translation, Jennifer Kaku"--P. 218
Includes CD: Mathématiques, un dépaysement soudain = Mathematics, a beautiful elsewhere / Patti Smith + Misha Gromov + David Lynch
Incomplete Contents [v.1.] Text -- [v.2.] Audio CD.
Contents Contents of CD: The four mysteries of the world / text by Misha Gromov (spoken by Patti Smith) ; sound by David Lynch and Dean Hurley (4:20) -- Loch Torridon / text by Algernon Charles Swinburne (excerpt) (spoken by Patti Smith) ; music by David Lynch and Dean Hurley (2:40)
Note Includes bibliographical references
Exhibition participants: Sir Michael Atiyah, Jean-Pierre Bourguignon, Alain Connes, Nicole El Karoui, Misha Gromov, Giancarlo Lucchini, Cédric Villani, and Don Zagier (mathematicians); Jean-Michel Alberola, Raymond Depardon and Claudine Nougaret, Takeshi Kitano, David Lynch, Beatriz Milhazes, Patti Smith, Hiroshi Sugimoto, and Tadanori Yokoo (artists); Pierre Buffin and BUF
Summary Based on an exhibition with the same name, explores the aesthetic aspects of mathematics through art, and features the exhibition's soundtrack on an accompanying CD
NOTE 516485
Alternate Author Bourguignon, Jean-Pierre
Cassé, Michel, 1943-
Chandès, Hervé, 1957-
Smith, Patti
Gromov, Mikhael, 1943-
Lynch, David, 1946-
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