Yves Klein (1928-1962)
Anthropometries of the Blue Period and Fire Paintings: Two Performances (1960)
Yves Klein was a French artist considered an important figure in post-war European art. He is the leading member of the French artistic movement of Nouveau rŽalisme founded in 1960 by art critic Pierre Restany. Klein was a pioneer in the development of Performance art, and is seen as an inspiration to and as a forerunner of Minimal art, as well as Pop art.
Yves Klein in UbuWeb Sound