Muybridge’s Revolver

Muybridge’s Revolver at London’s Horse Hospital is a rare opportunity to re-examine Eadweard Muybridge’s Animal Locomotion in an “Author’s Edition” accompanied by a selection of projected animations taken from original plates, culminating on the 2nd October with a live performance finale installation to Muybridge’s moving images from sound archeologist Aleksander Kolkowski of the Recording Angels, accompanied by Marek Pytel’s film Eadweard Muybridge premiered in 2010 at the British Library.

Also rare screenings of Thom Andersen’s Eadweard Muybridge Zoopraxographer (1974) on the 27th September, and a discussion evening on the 14th with renowned Muybridge and pre-cinema chronophotographic specialist Stephen Herbert.

A selection of original Animal Locomotion plates on exhibition will be offered, framed, for purchase and a further 60 original plates, also framed, for sale by prospectus.

THE HORSE HOSPITAL, COLONNADE, BLOOMSBURY, LONDON WC1N 1JD
SEPTEMBER 10th – OCTOBER 2nd
Tel: 0207 833 3644