Referred to by scholars as qthe last frontier of American Art, q Southern Art embodies a visual heritage. From the coast of the Gulf of Mexico to the Chesapeake Bay, the Mississippi River to the Carolina shore, sculptors, painters and photographers have been telling the complex story of the American South for centuries. Now that story unfolds under one roof, and in one book.... computer hardware and software plants in Texas, the recent opening of a massive new Nissan plant near Jackson, Mississippi, ... In some parts of the South, 18th- and 19th-century architectural centers survive, as in New Orleans, Charleston, ... Some might say that one frontier has ended and another has begun, not unlike that familiar aquot;New Frontieraquot; of the 1960s. ... 4 John Szarkowski, William Egglestona#39;s Guide (New York: Museum of Modern Art, 1976) 5 Jane Livingston and Johnanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Art of the South, 1890-2003|
|Publisher||:||Scala Books - 2004-01-01|