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Art at the Rockface: The Fascination of Stone

Moore, Andrew; Larkin, Nigel

ISBN 10: 0856676128 / 0-85667-612-8
ISBN 13: 9780856676123
Publisher: Philip Wilson Publishers
Publication Date: 2006
Binding: Hardcover
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This book examines the principal ways by which artists have explored the fascination and meaning of stone. At times a belief in the sacred has informed artists' desire to make art, often making symbols for worship. Today artists are among those inspired to explore form and meaning in ways that invite a contemplative and sometimes explicit spiritual response. Equally, other non-spiritual themes remain common to different cultures, notably those of study or transformation, myth and memory, all fundamental to our sense of ourselves.

Conceived as a companion to the exhibition Art at the Rockface (Norwich Castle Museum & Art Gallery and the Millennium Galleries, Sheffield, 2006-7) , six thematic chapters echo those of the exhibition.

 

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Book Description: Philip Wilson Publishers Ltd, London, 2006. Book Condition: New. Language: english. Artists over the millennia have responded to the geological environment surrounding them and tried to capture something of man's relationship to it. This book examines the ways by which artists have explored the geology of the land. It is subdivided into six thematic sections, each accompanied by colour plates and descriptive texts. Bookseller Inventory # 1460953

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