Peter Vogel (artist)

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Peter Vogel
Born 1937
Nationality German
Known for Conceptual art, sound art, electronics

Peter Vogel (born 1937)[1] is a German artist, best known for his interactive electronic sculptures.

Biography[edit]

He studied physics and before becoming an artist worked in medical research and cybernetics.[2] In 2011 the first retrospective of his work took place at the University of Brighton.[3] In the same year Jean Martin and Conall Gleeson made the documentary The Sound of Shadows about Peter Vogel and his works.

Works[edit]

In 2011 the University of Brighton, England, exhibited his works, including sculptures which move when a viewer's shadow touches them.[2][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Biographie". Peter Vogel. Retrieved 22 October 2012. 
  2. ^ a b "Brighton art exhibition sees sculptures 'come alive'". BBC News. 14 October 2011. 
  3. ^ http://arts.brighton.ac.uk/study/pmis/events/peter-vogel-the-sound-of-shadows
  4. ^ Gleeson, Connall (2011). "Sounding Out The Museum - Peter Vogel Retrospective Exhibition". University of Brighton: Faculty of Arts. Retrieved 22 October 2012. 

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