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Lucas Samaras, photo-transformations

Lucas Samaras

Lucas Samaras, photo-transformations

an exhibition organized by The Art Galleries, California State University, Long Beach, November 17- December 14, 1975 ; essay by Arnold B. Glimcher ; edited by Constance W. Glenn

by Lucas Samaras

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Published by California State University, Long Beach in Long Beach, Calif .
Written in English

  • Samaras, Lucas, -- 1936-,
  • Photography, Artistic -- Exhibitions

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 63

    ContributionsGlimcher, Arnold B, Glenn, Constance, California State University, Long Beach. Art Galleries
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p. :
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17861771M

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Samara’s knowledge of sculpture, painting, and performance art informed his iconic series of Polaroids from the s, Photo-Transformation (). In the works, he would smear and scratch the wet emulsion of developing Polaroids, mostly self-portraits, to create psychedelic and Nationality: American/Greek.

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