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The Sculptural Imagination

Figurative, Modernist, Minimalist

by Alex Potts

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  • 17 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: c 1600 to c 1800,
  • History of art & design styles: c 1800 to c 1900,
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Sculpture,
  • Theory of art,
  • 20th century,
  • c 1700 to c 1800,
  • c 1800 to c 1900,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Art,
  • Criticism,
  • History - Modern (Late 19th Century to 1945),
  • Art / Sculpture,
  • Appreciation

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages432
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9307809M
    ISBN 100300088019
    ISBN 109780300088014

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The Sculptural Imagination book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. The book begins in the late eighteenth century, when a systema /5(8). The Sculptural Imagination: Figurative, Modernist, Minimalist Hardcover – February 1, by Alex Potts (Author) › Visit Amazon's Alex Potts Page.

Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author. Cited by: The sculptural imagination: figurative, modernist, minimalist User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict Potts (art history, Univ.

of Reading, UK) has written a selective history of sculpture with an emphasis on sculpture theory and theorists from the late 18th century to the present. Synopsis A study of the sculptural imagination. Alex Potts explores the special qualities of sculpture as a free-standing, three-dimensional entity, and he considers the distinctive demands sculpture places on the viewer.

The book begins with the 18th century and proceeds to the end of the Author: A Potts. Get this from a library. The sculptural imagination: figurative, modernist, minimalist.

[Alex Potts] -- "The book begins in the late eighteenth century, when a systematic formal distinction began to be made between painting and sculpture. Following changing attitudes toward sculpture through the.

Get this from a library. The sculptural imagination: figurative, modernist, minimalist. [Alex Potts] -- "In the modern period, sculpture has often been viewed as more limited, more literal, and also more primitive than the "leading" visual art: painting.

But precisely because of its marginal status. A study of the sculptural imagination. Alex Potts explores the special qualities of sculpture as a free-standing, three-dimensional entity, and he considers the distinctive demands sculpture places on the viewer.

The book begins with the 18th century and proceeds to the end of the 20th. show more/5(8). A fair bit of The Sculptural Imagination‘s material was published as essays during the past ten years, as Potts—whose earlier book was Flesh and the Ideal: Winckelmann and the Origins of Art.

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Post The Most Beautiful Examples Of Book Sculptures. Old and heavy books always seem like a mysterious and infinite well of wisdom and imagination for me. That moment, when you pick up an old book from a shelf and wipe away thick layer of dust from it‘s cover, is full of magic.

However, book is so much more than pages full of words. A fair bit of The Sculptural Imagination‘s material was published as essays during the past ten years, as Potts—whose earlier book was Flesh and the Ideal: Winckelmann and the Origins of Art History (New Haven: Yale University Press, )—has added the twentieth century to his eighteenth- and nineteenth-century credentials.

The book begins in the late eighteenth century, when a systematic formal distinction began to be made between painting and sculpture. Following changing attitudes toward sculpture through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Potts analyzes for the first time the radical transformation that has occurred not only in the nature of sculptural.

The book begins in the late eighteenth century, when a systematic formal distinction began to be made between painting and sculpture.

Following changing attitudes toward sculpture through the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, Potts analyzes for the first time the radical transformation that has occurred not only in the nature of sculptural. A study of the sculptural imagination. Alex Potts explores the special qualities of sculpture as a free-standing, three-dimensional entity, and he considers the distinctive demands sculpture places on the viewer.

The book begins with the 18th century and proceeds to the end of the :   The Sculptural Imagination: Figurative, Modernist, Minimalist by Alex Potts, addresses the progressive differences between sculpture and painting; and how varying perceptions about the two have continued over time.

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Enjoy these wonderful ideas. [Ever tried giving your child a Read More». In addition to the book The Sculptural Imagination: Figurative, Modernist, Minimalist (), his work on sculpture includes a co-edited anthology of texts on modern sculpture, The Modern Sculpture Reader (; reissued ), and articles on David Smith, Alberto Giacometti and other twentieth-century sculptors.

In his more recent research he. The Sculptural Imagination: Figurative, Modernist, Minimalist The story of sculpture I have been telling has a kind of ending, though not one that resolves the obsessions circulating round the sculptural object that have been the central theme of this by:   Paul Octavious takes the concept of book sculptures quite literally — his typographic creations, sculpted out of piles of books, are a brilliant example of richness in simplicity.

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Format Book Published New Haven [Conn.]: Yale University Press, c Language English ISBN (cloth: alk. paper) Description xiii, p.: ill.Sculptural Photographs: From the Calotype to Digital Technologies While there is a growing body of work examining how photography has contributed to the development of a Western 'sculptural imagination' by disseminating works, facilitating the investigation of the medium, or changing sculptural aesthetics, this study focuses on how 5/5(1).

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