Rhythm in paint (TEFC)

United States, 1954

Film
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Explains that rhythm begins with a thought in writing and a motif in music and painting. Eliot O’Hara and Margaret Shepher show how rhythmic patterns in painting are created, starting with a line, a curve or an angle. Depicts rhythm and its creative function in the artist’s treatment of a chosen motif. Choreography and dancing by Patricia Kaye.

Credits

producer

Eliot O'Hara

production company

Encyclopaedia Britannica Films

Language

English

Duration

00:10:14:00

Colour

Colour

ACMI Identifier

27909

Subject categories

Crafts & Visual Arts → Art - Study and teaching

Crafts & Visual Arts → Artists

Crafts & Visual Arts → Painting

Education, Instruction, Teaching & Schools → Art - Study and teaching

Music & Performing Arts → Dancing

Music & Performing Arts → Rhythm

Short films

Short films → Short films - United States

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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