Solid, Geometric

Solid, Geometric

 

any bounded region of space together with its boundary. Euclid, in his Elements, defined a solid as “that which has length, breadth, and depth.” In textbooks on elementary geometry, a solid is sometimes defined as a portion of space that is bounded on all sides.

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In the interview printed in the gallery press release, the artist states that he is interested in the liberation of energy: in the expansion of material and in the passage from one physical state to another--ice, water; solid, geometric form and unstable liquid; in light and in time.
In Cubist art, the shapes of people and objects are altered to exaggerate their solid, geometric qualities.

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