Guy Brett

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Guy Brett (1942) is a London-based art critic, curator and lecturer on art. He has published widely in the international art press and is the author of monographic essays on Rasheed Araeen, Derek Boshier, Lygia Clark, Eugenio Dittborn, Rose Finn-Kelcey, Tina Keane, Victor Grippo, Brion Gysin, Mona Hatoum, Susan Hiller, Ghisha Koenig, David Medalla, Helio Oiticica, Lygia Pape and Aubrey Williams.

Brett contributed as critic and as curator to the development of European and Latin-American kinetic art during the 1960s. He curated influential exhibitions such as In Motion, an international exhibition of kinetic art for the Arts Council of Great Britain (1966) and Force Fields: Phases of the Kinetic for MACBA in Barcelona and the Hayward Gallery in London (2001).