A Companion to Public Art (Blackwell Companions to Art by Cher Krause Knight,Harriet F. Senie

By Cher Krause Knight,Harriet F. Senie

A significant other to Public Art is the single scholarly quantity to check the most concerns, theories, and practices of public artwork on a entire scale.

  • Edited through distinct students with contributions from artwork historians, critics, curators, and paintings directors, in addition to artists themselves
  • Includes 19 essays in 4 sections: culture, web site, viewers, and significant frameworks
  • Covers vital themes within the box, together with valorizing sufferers, public paintings in city landscapes and on college campuses, the position of electronic applied sciences, jury choice committees, and the intersection of public artwork and mass media
  • Contains “artist’s philosophy” essays, which deal with higher questions on an artist’s physique of labor and the sector of public artwork, by means of Julian Bonder, eteam (Hajoe Moderegger and Franziska Lamprecht), John Craig Freeman, Antony Gormley, Suzanne Lacy, Caleb Neelon, Tatzu Nishi, Greg Sholette, and Alan Sonfist.

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