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Big Art x Small Art_Tristan Manco_9780500239223_Thames & Hudson LtdSKU:9780500239223 Supplier: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Author: Tristan Manco
Format: Hardback | 256 pages
Dimensions: 260 x 310 x 25.15mm | 1,820g
Publication:14 Oct 2014
Scale is being taken to new extremes in art: big and bold on the one hand, intricate and intimate on the other. This book is divided into two sections - big art and small art - and includes profiles of forty-five contemporary artists who are revolutionizing our approach to scale with works that provoke questions, arouse emotions and offer fresh perspectives, from beautifully carved leaves (Lorenzo Manuel Duran, Spain) and micro reproductions of artists at work in their studio (Joe Fig, USA) to giant mechanical kinetic sculptures (Theo Jansen, Netherlands) and immersive galaxies of shimmering spheres (Nike Savvas, Australia).