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Ecologies, environments, and energy systems in art of the 1960s and 1970s /

by Nisbet, James.
Type: materialTypeLabelBookDescription: x, 273 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9780262026703 (hardback); 0262026708 (hardback).Subject(s): De Maria, Walter, 1935-2013. Lightning field | 1900 - 1999 | Earthworks (Art) | Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Themes, motives | Ecology in art | Art, Modern -- Themes, motives | Ecology in art
Contents:
Total environments -- Planetary visions : land art, minimalism, and the Whole earth -- The art of processing : anti form, energy, and ecological materiality -- A brief moment in the history of photoenergy : Walter De Maria's Lightning field.
Summary: As the American environmental movement emerged in the 1960s and 1970s, ecological perspectives also emerged in art. But ecological artworks were not limited to conventional understandings of environmental art as something that had to be located outdoors or made of organic materials. List(s) this item appears in: Sculpture 2.2 – Installation
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Total environments -- Planetary visions : land art, minimalism, and the Whole earth -- The art of processing : anti form, energy, and ecological materiality -- A brief moment in the history of photoenergy : Walter De Maria's Lightning field.

As the American environmental movement emerged in the 1960s and 1970s, ecological perspectives also emerged in art. But ecological artworks were not limited to conventional understandings of environmental art as something that had to be located outdoors or made of organic materials.

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