From the Vatican to Vegas
by Klein (9781565848030)

From the Vatican to Vegas
 
Klein
Release Date: 15 May 2004
Format: Hardback
Category: Art Forms
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
ISBN: 9781565848030
ISBN-10: 1565848039



A delightfully bizarre journey through lavish special-effects environments from 1550 to the present, this history of illusionism indicates how the Renaissance and early Baroque artists pioneered the interactive, the cinematic, and even the digital. Klein argues that modern special effect have a unique grammar, as precise as the rules of film, theater and music; he then reviews its syntax and demonstrates how special effects are a barometer for politics, myths of identity and economic relations. Finally, Klein uses these instructive parallels to explain where our special-effects civilization may be heading next.

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