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11:10 Apr 21, 2005
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Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Art/Literary - Art, Arts & Crafts, Painting
Spanish term or phrase: antiretiniano
This comes from an interview with an artist where he talks about minimalist American artists and where minimalism was coming from. Is it anti-retinal?? Help!

The full context is as follows
"Era impresionante ver aquellas obras que utilizaban el espacio como materia y como había artistas que eran capaces de dar cuenta de lo invisible mediante un sistema antiretiniano que, a la vez, tenía una gran fisicidad."
Local time: 04:48

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12 days   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5

yes, thta's the meaning and that's the translation - hoping this still can help...

ArtForum: Jane Hammond: Cleveland Center for Contemporary Art ... - [ Traduci questa pagina ]
... Like Joseph Cornell, Hammond assembles cryptic objects; like de Chirico, she
loves dreamy spaces; like Duchamp, she is an antiretinal artist; ...
www.findarticles.com/p/articles/ mi_m0268/is_7_40/ai_84182787

handprint : advanced perspective techniques - [ Traduci questa pagina ]
... This highly diverse tradition emerges in "spiritual," "antiretinal," ...
artists as diverse as Kandinsky, Duchamp, Newman, Morris, Picasso and Matisse. ...

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Articles, TOUT-FAIT: The Marcel Duchamp Studies Online Journal - [ Traduci questa pagina ]
... of the mathematics at work in the 'rotoreliefs' and Etant Donnés... it is
logical that Duchamp would feel Surrealism was also antiretinal is logical. ...
www.toutfait.com/issues/volume2/ issue_5/articles/betancourt/betancourt.html

ToutFait - View Posting - [ Traduci questa pagina ]
... the Fountain (or its replicas) and all the other ready-mades of Duchamp, which
he considered anaesthetic and antiretinal, remain on public view in ...
www.toutfait.com/duchamp.jsp?postid=3600&keyword= - 61k

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