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White Cube, Green Maze: New Art Landscapes

University of California Press 2012

Spanning four continents and six countries, this book introduces “new art landscapes” that fuse architecture, the reuse of found structures, environmentalism, and artistic experimentation. Through words and pictures, readers explore six institutions—Olympic Sculpture Park, Seattle, USA; Raketenstation Hombroich, near Neuss, Germany; Benesse Art Site in Naoshima, Japan; Inhotim, near Belo Horizonte, Brazil; Jardín Botánico, Culiacán, Mexico; and Grand Traiano Art Complex, Grottaferrata, Italy—dedicated to the experience of culture and nature. Integrating vegetation and non-linear sequences of spaces, the sites offer multiple experiences enticing the visitor to circulate between and within buildings.

Raymund Ryan (Author), Brian O’Doherty (Contributor), Marc Treib (Contributor), Iwan Baan (Photographer)
Available worldwide
Hardcover, 120 pages
ISBN: 9780520274402
September 2012

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