May 13, 2016

A Cluster of Important Things

Smart people: What’s on their minds, bookshelves, browsers; what inspires, attracts, or distracts them?

Comments (1)

  • Lewis Rist says:

    Thanks for this post. Xenakis scores share a space with Ruth Asawa and Buckminster Fuller at BAMPFA’s Architecture of Life show. His composition Concret Ph, played in the gallery, is composed entirely of 1 second fragments of the sound of charcoal burning, originally played on 425 speakers in the Phillips Pavilion which Xenakis also designed at the Brussels World Fair of 1958.

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