TWO PROJECTS BY FREDERICK KIESLER
Photography and beyond – Part 14
Film by Heinz Emigholz
HDV, screen ratio 4:3, 16 minutes
The Film explores two projects by Austrian artist und visionary Frederick Kiesler (1890–1965): the model for ENDLESS HOUSE (1959) that is currently exhibited at the Kiesler Foundation in Vienna and THE SHRINE OF THE BOOK designed and built by Frederick Kiesler and Armand Bartos in Jerusalem (1959-65). The film was shot in June 2006. The film is the third part of a trilogy of films dealing with the buildings of Adolf Loos, Rudolph M. Schindler und Frederick Kiesler.
Copyright for all stills by Heinz Emigholz / Amour Fou