Abstract Moments of Art Found in the Ordinary

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This paper is an experiment using digital video to locate and identify the abstract in everyday life and nature. The abstract moment occurs when the image that is captured by video loses its connection with the original context, allowing the images to be viewed in an entirely new way. The abstract moment is initiated by a transformative instant, that instant in which perception is altered and the viewer sees the intended content of composition of light and sound. The project contains four digital videos that record the artist's progress and interests.

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Kraft, Stuart December 2002.

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This paper is an experiment using digital video to locate and identify the abstract in everyday life and nature. The abstract moment occurs when the image that is captured by video loses its connection with the original context, allowing the images to be viewed in an entirely new way. The abstract moment is initiated by a transformative instant, that instant in which perception is altered and the viewer sees the intended content of composition of light and sound. The project contains four digital videos that record the artist's progress and interests.

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Kraft, Stuart. Abstract Moments of Art Found in the Ordinary, thesis, December 2002; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc3333/: accessed June 29, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .