The New Contemporary Art Magazine

Tag: Human Motions

English photographer Eadweard Muybridge became a pioneer of capturing movement when he took position on a popularly-debated question of the day: his photographic sequences proved that all four feet of a horse were inexplicably off the ground at the same time while trotting. Late Dutch artist Peter Jansen took on a similar study when he began his series of dynamic sculptures titled "Human Motions". The project observes the dynamism of the human figure in motion and the visual magic that occurs when we slow things down, frame by frame.

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