Destination Art This stunningly illustrated book is the first critical guide to the two hundred most important modern and contemporary art sites around the world Designed for the international art tourist as a key cr

  • Title: Destination Art
  • Author: Amy Dempsey
  • ISBN: 9780520250253
  • Page: 128
  • Format: Hardcover
  • This stunningly illustrated book is the first critical guide to the two hundred most important modern and contemporary art sites around the world Designed for the international art tourist as a key critical reference in an era where and art is found outside galleries or museums, Destination Art not only is packed with practical information for the traveler but aThis stunningly illustrated book is the first critical guide to the two hundred most important modern and contemporary art sites around the world Designed for the international art tourist as a key critical reference in an era where and art is found outside galleries or museums, Destination Art not only is packed with practical information for the traveler but also provides a highly accessible chronological survey of the world s most important large scale and public works of twentieth and twenty first century art Encompassing massive land and environmental works, extensive sculpture parks, magnificent architectural follies, site specific installations, even whole towns turned over to the display of art, this book chronicles a wealth of works that have achieved near mythical status since they were created Among the many influential and popular artists included are Henri Matisse, Antoni Gaud , Jean Tinguely, Constantin Brancusi, James Turrell, Richard Serra, Robert Smithson, and Antony Gormley The book includes full visitor information, with hours and admissions fees, directions, contact details and websites, and further reading Fifty key art destinations are featured in substantial essays, with accounts of their histories, descriptions of their sites, and spectacular photography With destinations from around the world and special emphasis on Europe and the United States, this volume signals the coming of age of site specific art and will inspire visitors from around the globe and armchair enthusiasts alike.Copub Thames Hudson

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    1. I bought this book out of an interest in site specific art. However, I think I'm going to end up using it as a way of planning my vacations, because it documents so many interesting works in so many places, that no matter where you travel, you can find some example of a site specific work in the vicinity. For example, I'm planning to go to Paris soon, and the book lists 3 works in Paris, and others not far away, all worth considering. Amy Dempsey has produced a book that is both beautiful and od [...]

    2. oooh i wanna go i wanna go. highlights about 50 sites around the globe of outside art (mostly outside that is) like guggenheim in bilbao, szoborpark in budapest, memorial to heroic sacrifice in london etc about 2-4 pages spreads of pics and explanations of what and why these are considered great art to see is a little of brancusi ensemble in romaniaenu/patrimonio/MC/Pa's weird, hardly any art or coffee table books are ever reviewed in gr's

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