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Extra-Large : Oeuvres monumentales de la collection du Centre Pompidou à Monaco
Extra-Large : Oeuvres monumentales de la collection du Centre Pompidou à Monaco

Extra-Large : Oeuvres monumentales de la collection du Centre Pompidou à Monaco

9782844265814 €25

Summary

An exceptional catalogue about monumental works.

The book displays fifty of the most imposing artworks of the Centre Pompidou collections, many of them never seen before in Europe.

The book features prominent artists such as Joan Miró, Jean Dubuffet, Matta, Pierre Soulages, Frank Stella, Sam Francis or Yan Pei-Ming, and also presents sculptures, installations and environments by Joseph Beuys, Christian Boltanski, Daniel Buren...

Description

This book shows works from different artistic backgrounds all falling under the unprecedented theme of greatness in art. Yet it has continued to be an issue throughout the century, as a source of renewal excessive practices. Confronted with other mass visual languages which resorted to big screen such as advertising or cinema, twentieth-century artists have responded to the challenge of popular culture with similar means.

Focusing on the 20th and 21st centuries, the catalogue brings out in-depth essays, unprecedented interviews and records of works, thus enabling readers to explore the Great in its multiple dimensions.

Characteristics

  • Binding: Softback
  • Language: Bilingual French / English
EAN
9782844265814
Number of pages
96
Number of illustrations
35
Publication date
Dimensions
28,7 cm x 23,5 cm x 9 mm
Author
Publisher
Centre Pompidou
Topics
Fine arts, Centre Pompidou's collections