Spectacles in Color (MSA 2012)

Surely one of the most spectacular features of the visual landscape in the early twentieth century was its vivification through a host of color technologies. From the colored lights of Times Square to the brightly hued plastics in household appliances, from the boom in cosmetics to the painstakingly hand-tinted frames of silent cinema, synthetic colors radically transformed the visual environment of the modern world. These transformations not only altered the visual experience of modernity ...

Sponsoring Organization(s) : 
MSA
Event Name: 
MSA 2012
Event type: 
Event
Event date: 
Thursday, October 18, 2012 to Sunday, October 21, 2012
Event Location: 
Las Vegas
Abstract due date: 
Saturday, March 31, 2012
Categories: 
American
Interdisciplinary
British
African-American
20th & 21st Century
20th & 21st Century
Aesthetics
Film
TV
& Media
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