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By Cher Krause Knight, Harriet F. Senie

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

  • Edited via special students with contributions from paintings 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 very important issues within the box, together with valorizing sufferers, public artwork in city landscapes and on college campuses, the position of electronic applied sciences, jury choice committees, and the intersection of public paintings and mass media
  • Contains “artist’s philosophy” essays, which tackle better questions about an artist’s physique of labor and the sector of public paintings, by way 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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The examination of our inherited traditions expressed and analyzed in this part is intended, among other things, to prompt a new look at the past especially when considering the present, a perspective that (as Cameron Cartiere points out in the “Epilogue”) is often missing from contemporary accounts. All of the contributions in Traditions consider, in one way or another, the idea of a memorial and how its commemorative functions may vary from monuments that celebrate victories but do not mark losses.

2003. ” In Art and its Publics, edited by Andrew McClellan. Oxford: Blackwell. 185–200. Senie, Harriet F. 2007. 7 (September). Senie, Harriet F. 2016. Memorials to Shattered Myths: Vietnam to 9/11. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press. Weyergraf‐Serra, Clara, and Martha Buskirk, eds. 1991. The Destruction of Tilted Arc: Documents. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. Williams, Paul. 2007. Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities. Oxford: Berg. Part I Traditions Introduction Cher Krause Knight and Harriet F.

Harris, Jonathan. 1995. Federal Art and National Culture: The Politics of Identity in New Deal America. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Schrank, Sarah and Sally Webster, eds. 2014. 1 (Spring: special issue). Senie, Harriet F. 1992. Contemporary Public Sculpture: Tradition, Transformation, and Controversy. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press. Senie, Harriet F. 2016. Memorials to Shattered Myths: Vietnam to 9/11. New York; Oxford: Oxford University Press. Young, James E. 1993. The Texture of Memory: Holocaust Memorials and Meaning.

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