An Uncommon Vision

An Uncommon Vision

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This magnificent volume marks the fiftieth anniversary of this museum and art school housed in buildings designed by world-renowned architects Eliel Saarinen, I.M. Pei, and Richard Meier. Illustrated essays cover the history of the Center and its distinguished architecture. Colorplates and commentary present more than 100 masterpieces of 20th-century art and tribal arts.Segal began to make sculpture in 1958, fashioning crude effigies out of wood, chicken wire, burlap, and plaster. ... By situating lifelike yet ghostly figures within literal yet constructed settings, Segal generated fascinating tensions betweenanbsp;...

Title:An Uncommon Vision
Author:Des Moines Art Center, Neal David Benezra, Franz Schulze, Louise Rosenfield Noun, Amy N. Worthen, Christopher D. Roy
Publisher:Hudson Hills - 1998


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