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Cinematic Representations of Visual Arts

  • Onderzoekers: Steven Jacobs (project coordinator), Vito Adriaensens, Lisa Colpaert, Nathalie Cools, Karel De Cock,
  • Promotoren: Susan Felleman, Southern Illinois University, Department of Cinema and Photography, USA (co-supervisor) Joost Van der Auwera, UGent, Belgium (Co-supervisor) Vlaamse Dienst voor Filmcultuur, Belgium

Entailing research on several forms of representation of visual arts in film, this project includes the realization of the following aims: (1) the publication of a book-length volume entitled "Screen Art: A Museum Guide to Fictitious Art and Artworks in Film" (edited by Steven Jacobs & Susan Felleman). (2) the production of a film by Nicolas Provost, who will use the images that were collected in the context of the book project. (3) The compilation of a DVD and an accompanying publication on the Belgian art documentary of the 1940s and 1950s.

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