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    • The Spotlight, the Reflector, the Electric Sign: Light Art and Technology in 1920s Germany 

      Venator, Amy Melissa (2017-02-23)
      This dissertation examines mechanical light art made in 1920s Germany by Raoul Hausmann, Nikolaus Braun, Ludwig Hirschfeld-Mack, and László Moholy-Nagy. It reframes Moholy-Nagy’s Light Prop for an Electric Stage, which begins most accounts of light art, as the last in a decade of sustained artistic engagement with electric light. Although these artists ...