Where is the art? Donald Lawerence’s artwork, which he refers to as world’s most corrugated camera obscura, provokes a discussion of technology, art, science, and the psychology of perception. Lawerence’s camera obscura shows us that we cannot separate art from our experience of it.
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Artist and researcher who created the ‘worlds most corrugated’ Camera Obscura.
The documentary follows Tim Jenison, a Texas based inventor, as he attempts to use 17th century technology — lenses and mirrors — to develop a technique that might have been used by Vermeer, supporting a theory as extraordinary as what he discovers.