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Agam And . . .

USA, 1980 (MIFF 1981, Films on the Plastic Arts (2))

Director: Warren Forma

Kinetic artist Yaacov Agam uses the words "sharing", "participating", "dialoguing" in reference to his art. His aim is to have people communicate with one another, and with or through his art.

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