Bringing together artistic expressions that take place onbodies of water, this book connects contemporary creativeexplorations at sea with works by Land, Environmental andConceptual artists.
Among the artists included are Atelier VanLieshout, Ant Farm, Chris Burden, Michael Combs, Mark Dion,Buckminster Fuller, Marie Lorenz, Robert Smithson, SimonStarling and Swoon.
Featured projects tackle subjects asdiverse as freedom from the law of the land, Utopian impulses,and seaborne laboratories and studios.
Three contributedessays make crucial connections between projects, expoundingon the larger idea of water as a frontier to be explored and avaluable resource that is at once dangerous and life-affirming.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 186 pages, 136 Illustrations, unspecified
- Publisher: Prestel
- Publication Date: 14/04/2016
- Category: Art & design styles: from c 1960
- ISBN: 9783791355122