Ask a question or
Order this book

Browse our books
Search our books
Book dealer info

BÜRGI, BERNHARD MENDES (ED.). - Arte Povera : der grosse Aufbruch.

Title: Arte Povera : der grosse Aufbruch.
Description: Ostfildern-Ruit : Hatje Cantz, 2012. Hardcover. 272 pp. Ills. German text. Beiträge von Simon Baier ... [et al.] ; sowie ein Gespräch mit Ingvild Goetz. Ausstellung in Zusammenarbeit mit der Sammlung Goetz im Kunstmuseum Basel, 09.09.2012-03.02.2013. Mailorder only - Alleen verzending mogelijk. Book condition : as new. - A new artistic movement, which came to be known as Arte Povera, was formed in the sixties and promoted by artists such as Giovanni Anselmo, Alighiero Boetti, Jannis Kounellis, Mario Merz, Pino Pascali, and Michelangelo Pistoletto. Their use of poor materials, such as soil, glass, wood, and wax, is characteristic and to this day forms a critical contrast to our increasingly technological environment. In stylistic anarchy, paintings, objects, installations, and performances aspired to find a path back to natural processes and organic laws. The Goetz Collection has one of the most comprehensive collections of Arte Povera; it is presented in this publication and probed for its relevance for today s youngest generation of artists. ISBN 9783775733564.

Keywords: ART, arte povera

Price: EUR 12.00 = appr. US$ 13.04 Seller: Kloof Booksellers & Scientia Verlag
- Book number: %2381135