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Stories of Philosophies, Printed Archive

Artist
Benoît Stoeber
Price
$9.00
Date
2013
Publisher
Nieves
Format
Artists' Books
Size
14 × 20 × 0.2 cm
Length
36 
Description

Stories of Philosophies is a series of animated short films, featuring famous philosophers as main characters, both early and contemporary. Each film presents a philosopher reacting to the presence of an object in the manner of his well-known philosophical vision and gives a new answer to the general equation:

1 PHILOSOPHER + 1 OBJECT + 1 MINUTE = 1 CARTOON!

This printed archive compiles a selection of preparative drawings and film samples featuring Diogenes, Nietzsche, Sextus Empiricus, Descartes, Cioran, Leibniz, Wittgenstein, Plato and Derrida interacting with a pen, a mirror and a chair.

Damien Cuypers and Benoît Stoeber were both born in a hospital… in France… in 1983… from «the Heights of Despair» they happily slalom between art, philosophy, cartoons…

  1. Stories of Philosophies, Printed Archive
 

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