DAILY ART FIX: Circling the Zoetrope, a Victorian Animation Toy That Helped Shape the Future of Cinema

Art world links which caught my eye…

Zoetrope

A zoetrope at Leeds Industrial Museum, CC BY-SA 3.0, via Wikimedia Commons

Before there was motion picture film, there was a simple toy that created convincing animations. Contemporary artists are still using variations of that technology to make their works appear to be in motion.

The Zoetrope images in action:

Read the full article here: MY MODERN MET – Circling the Zoetrope, a Victorian Animation Toy That Helped Shape the Future of Cinema

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