Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Available items only
Book Cover
Book
Conference Art + Environment Conference (3rd : 2014 : Nevada Museum of Art), author.

Title Late harvest : 2014 Art + Environment Conference / contributors, Claude D'Anthenaise, Wiiliam L. Fox, Adam Duncan Harris, JoAnne Northrup, Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson, Bruce Sterling, David B. Walker ; design, Brad Bartlett.

Publication Info. Muenchen, Germany : Hirmer ; Reno, Nevada : Nevada Museum of Art, Donald W. Reynolds Center for the Visual Arts, E.L. Wiegand Gallery, [2014]

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction  New Shelf  704.9432 ART    Available
Description 181 pages, 10 unnumbered pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 30 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Exhibition catalog.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Late harvest / JoAnne Northrup -- Painting nature, red in tooth and claw : highlights in the evolution of wildlife art / Adam Duncan Harris -- The we of "we" : re-thinking back to the garden / Snæbjörnsdóttir/Wilson -- Le musée de La Chasse et de La Nature = The Museum of Nature and the Hunt / Claude D'Anthenaise -- Nevada anthropocene / Bruce Sterling.
Summary "The Conference is the flagship program of the Museum's internationally recognized Center for Art + Environment, a unique research institute that ... hosts scholars, artists, and designers from around the world who seek to engage with the largest collection of art and environment archives to be found in any cultural institution. ... Late Harvest, the feature exhibition for the 2014 Conference, juxtaposes historically significant wildlife painting with contemporary art that employs taxidermy. ... [T]his groundbreaking effort provokes viewers to consider our complex relationships with animals, and surveys a theme gaining increasing significance in contemporary art"--Page 7.
Subject Animals in art -- Exhibitions.
Animals in art -- Congresses.
Nature in art -- Exhibitions.
Nature in art -- Congresses.
Wildlife art -- Exhibitions.
Wildlife art -- Congresses.
Environment (Art) -- Exhibitions.
Environment (Art) -- Congresses.
Taxidermy -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Taxidermy -- In art -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Exhibition catalogs.
Added Author Northrup, JoAnne, curator, author.
Harris, Adam Duncan, curator, author.
Anthenaise, Claude d', curator, author.
Fox, William L., curator, author.
Bryndís Snæbjörnsdóttir, curator, author.
Wilson, Mark, 1954- curator, author.
Sterling, Bruce, curator, author.
Walker, David B., curator, author.
Bartlett, Brad, designer.
Abel, David, editor.
Nevada Museum of Art, host institution.
Center for Art + Environment, organizer.
ISBN 9783777423500 (hardback)
3777423505 (hardback)

 
    
Available items only