Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Detour Art: Outsider, Folk Art, and Visionary Environments Coast to Coast - Art and Photographs from the Collection of Kelly Ludwig” as Want to Read:
Detour Art: Outsider, Folk Art, and Visionary Environments Coast to Coast - Art and Photographs from the Collection of Kelly Ludwig
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Detour Art: Outsider, Folk Art, and Visionary Environments Coast to Coast - Art and Photographs from the Collection of Kelly Ludwig

4.11  ·  Rating Details ·  9 Ratings  ·  1 Review
Serving as a vibrant primer for people new to Outsider Art and love letter to those fairly familiar with it, Detour Art brings art and images by visionaries, untrained artists, and folk creators found along the back roads of America. It honors the creative spirit that is at once traditional and whimsical, spiritual and irreverent, earthy and sublime.

Included are works by
...more
Hardcover, 156 pages
Published October 30th 2007 by Kansas City Star Books
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Detour Art, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Detour Art

Community Reviews

(showing 1-28)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Bill
Aug 08, 2008 Bill rated it it was amazing
Detour Art is an excellent survey of contemporary folk art and outsider art. Kelly includes art from the whole country not just from southern United States which is the region many collectors and galleries concentrate on so one gets a whole new broader perspective on folk art/ outsider art in this country. In addition to the giants of the field, Kelly includes relatively unknown artists and new comers. In other words she takes you out of the musuems and into the real world of folk art. The book ...more
Whit Smith
Whit Smith rated it really liked it
Jun 21, 2012
Marianne
Marianne rated it really liked it
Apr 13, 2013
Abe
Abe rated it liked it
Sep 29, 2014
Rachel
Rachel rated it really liked it
Jun 02, 2015
Trina
Trina rated it really liked it
Jul 20, 2014
Margaret Allen
Margaret Allen rated it it was amazing
Aug 01, 2015
Resa Blobaum
Resa Blobaum rated it really liked it
Jun 11, 2016
David Weiss
David Weiss rated it really liked it
Nov 12, 2012
Grace
Grace marked it as to-read
Mar 27, 2009
LemontreeLime
LemontreeLime marked it as to-read
Apr 04, 2009
Ruth Muyskens
Ruth Muyskens marked it as to-read
Sep 01, 2009
Hana
Hana marked it as to-read
Mar 08, 2012
Virginia
Virginia marked it as to-read
Apr 10, 2012
Donna
Donna marked it as to-read
May 18, 2012
Jan Innes
Jan Innes marked it as to-read
Apr 14, 2013
Wm Willemstyn
Wm Willemstyn marked it as to-read
Apr 20, 2013
Maleka
Maleka marked it as to-read
Dec 29, 2014
Lily
Lily marked it as to-read
Feb 24, 2015
Maria Bianchi
Maria Bianchi marked it as to-read
Jun 29, 2015
Caitlin Doyle
Caitlin Doyle marked it as to-read
Jun 04, 2015
Josee Lavallee
Josee Lavallee marked it as to-read
Jul 29, 2015
Arshad Khan
Arshad Khan marked it as to-read
Jan 05, 2016
Sydney Ladislaw
Sydney Ladislaw marked it as to-read
Feb 22, 2016
Ella
Ella marked it as to-read
Jun 03, 2016
Christine
Christine marked it as to-read
Jun 20, 2016
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book