• Media type: Book
  • Title: Green light: toward an art of evolution
  • Contributor: Gessert, George [Author]
  • imprint: Cambridge, Mass. [u.a.]: MIT Press, c2010
  • Contains: Ch. 1. Divine plants and magical animals -- Ch. 2. Aesthetic effects of domestication -- Ch. 3. The rainforests of domestication -- Ch. 4. The rise of ornamental plants -- Ch. 5. Darwin's sublime -- Ch. 6. Playing God -- Ch. 7. Standards of excellence -- Ch. 8. Doubles -- Ch. 9. Kitsch plants -- Ch. 10. Bastard flowers -- Ch. 11. Biotechnology in the garden -- Ch. 12. Recent art involving DNA -- Ch. 13. Naming life -- Ch. 14. Anthropocentrism and genetic art -- Ch.15. The angel of extinction -- Ch. 16. Seven breeding complexes -- Ch. 17. The slowest art -- Ch. 18. Breeding for wildness.
    Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Published in: Leonardo books
  • Extent: XXIII, 233 S; Ill; 24 cm
  • Language: English
  • ISBN: 9780262014144; 0262014149
  • RVK notation: LH 61100 : Beziehungen der Kunst zu anderen Gebieten (z.B. Kunst und Religion, Kunst und Moral)
  • Keywords: Evolutionsbiologie > Biotechnologie > Kunst
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