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Kiss of the beast : from Paris Salon to King Kong /

by Gott, Ted [author]; Weir, Kathryn Elizabeth; Queensland Art Gallery [host institution].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: 127 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm.ISBN: 1876509147; 1876509082 (pbk.).Subject(s): Fantasy films - History and criticism | Motion pictures - Exhibitions | Apes in motion pictures | King Kong (Motion picture : 1933) | King Kong (Fictitious character) | Fremiet, Emmanuel, 1824-1910 | Queensland Art Gallery -- Exhibitions | King Kong (Motion picture : 1933) -- Exhibitions | King Kong (Motion picture : 1933) | Monsters in motion pictures -- Exhibitions | Monsters in art -- Exhibitions | Apes in art -- Exhibitions | King Kong (Fictitious character) | Apes in motion pictures -- Exhibitions | Apes in motion pictures | King Kong (Fictitious character) -- Exhibitions | Motion pictures -- Exhibitions | Fantasy films -- History and criticism | Exhibition catalogues
Contents:
Preface / Wayne Goss and Doug Hall -- Introduction: the beast within / Ted Gott and Kathryn Weir -- Clutch of the beast: Emmanuel Frémiet, gorilla-sculptor / Ted Gott -- 'It was beauty killed the beast': modern monsters from Frankenstein to King Kong / Kathryn Weir -- Film notes / Rachel O'Reilly, Rosie Hays, Maura Edmond -- Catalogue of works.
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Book Book Main library Non-fiction FA GOT 2005 (Browse shelf) 1 Available Donated by Terence Maloon 2013-0893
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Curators: Ted Gott, Kathryn Weir.

Published in association with the exhibition and film program 'Kiss of the Beast' presented by the Australian Cinémathèque, Queensland Art Gallery.

The exhibition was held at the Queensland Art Gallery, 16 November 2005 - 22 January 2006 ; and the film program at the Queensland Art Gallery and South Bank Cinemas, Brisbane, 18-27 November 2005, and the Australian Centre for the Moving Image (ACMI), Melbourne, 9-18 December 2005.

Includes bibliographical references.

Preface / Wayne Goss and Doug Hall -- Introduction: the beast within / Ted Gott and Kathryn Weir -- Clutch of the beast: Emmanuel Frémiet, gorilla-sculptor / Ted Gott -- 'It was beauty killed the beast': modern monsters from Frankenstein to King Kong / Kathryn Weir -- Film notes / Rachel O'Reilly, Rosie Hays, Maura Edmond -- Catalogue of works.

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