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The lightness of Bill Culbert Interesting Photos, Cool Photos, How To Make Light, Postmodernism, Still Life Photography, Art History, Reflection, Photographers, Contemporary Art

The lightness of Bill Culbert

Ian Wedde, Making Light WorkAuckland University PressRRP $99.99.Bill Culbert is one of the New Zealand’s great expatriate artists and has made an impact not only in Europe and the UK but also in this country. With the publication of Ian Wedde’s book on the artist, “Bill Culbert: Making Light Work” we have been provided with a fascinating look at the artist and an enquiry into the nature of contemporary art.

Lighting the way with art New Zealand Art, Fibres, Light Installation, Neon Lighting, Light Art, Set Design, Kids Room, Sculptures, Lisa

Lighting the way with art

The announcement that Bill Culbert will represent New Zealand at the 2013 Venice Biennale officially recognises the work of an outstanding artist. Christopher Moore reviews the light and times of a man with a singular passion.

Bill Culbert - Lustre with two chairs - Fluorescent tubes, office - Musée Calvet, Avignon, Berlin Art, Wave Art, Light Installation, Sculpture, Lost & Found, Light Art, Contemporary Artists, Lovers Art, Online Art

Bill Culbert, Lustre with two chairs (1997), Musée Calvet, Avignon, 1997. Fluorescent tubes, office chair

Junkculture: Bill Culbert: Ready-Made Lights House Furniture Design, Light Works, Light Installation, Art Installations, Cool Lighting, Deco, Contemporary Artists, Light Colors, Wall Lights

About - Beautiful/Decay

Beautiful/Decay began as a small black and white, DIY, photocopied ‘zine in 1996, releasing three issues in its first incarnation. In 2001, it was resurrected as a full color art and design publication featuring some of the most cutting edge and exciting work by artists and designers from all over t

Bill Culbert incorporates lighting and fluorescent tubes along with found objects like lampshades, plastic bottles, and suitcases and brings the viewer& attention to the light and shadows that they create. New Zealand Art, Light Installation, Light Art, Light And Shadow, Lampshades, Plastic Bottles, Artist At Work, Fluorescent Tubes, Contemporary Art

Bill Culbert

Born in 1935 in New Zealand, Bill Culbert lives between London and France where he has become a widely known artist working with light. He was trained as

Bill Culbert, Light Plain New Plymouth, Auckland Art Gallery, Light Board, New Zealand Art, 22 November, All Of The Lights, Roof Light, Lamp Shades, Light And Shadow, Wall Lights

Bill Culbert, Light Plain (1996), New Plymouth, 1997. Lamp shades, light bulbs and fittings. Chartwell Collection, Auckland Art Gallery Toi o Tāmaki. Photograph Bryan James, Govett-Brewster Art Gallery.

Bill Culbert - Ralph Hotere

Bill Culbert - Ralph Hotere

Ready-Made Lights. Exploring the perceptual interactions between light and the human eye. Artist Bill Culbert utilizes discarded plastic goods and ready-made materials to construct beautiful illuminated objects. Cool Lighting, Modern Lighting, Sun Dogs, Light Works, Light Installation, Light Art, Objects, Sculpture, Lights

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