Vaux, Marc (73 of 76).  National Life Stories: Artists' Lives

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  • Recording date

    2000-09-13, 2003-02-06, 2003-02-27, 2003-03-27, 2003-06-26, 2003-10-15, 2003-11-05

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    Interviewee's studio, London

  • Interviewees

    Vaux, Marc, 1932- (speaker, male)

  • Interviewers

    Courtney, Cathy, 1954- (speaker, female)

  • Abstract

    Part 73: Tape 39: Side A: Marc Vaux [MV] describes in further detail the three smaller works in his studio; on use of lines in these works; on use of random elements in these works. MV discusses his thoughts about randomness; on his methods of using a 20-sided dice to make random decisions when doing his work; on the “degrees of randomness”; on using random methods in his paintings using either a computer or dice; specifics in works. More on recent works, randomness, choices MV makes in his techniques and procedures; on light, colour and angles in his work; on drawings and materials used. MV describes an upcoming work.

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