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Land & Environmental Art

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The traditional landscape genre was radically transformed in the 1960s when many artists stopped merely representing the land and made their mark directly in the environment. Drawn by vast, uncultivated spaces of desert and mountain as well as by post-industrial wastelands, artists such as Michael Heizer, Nancy Holt and Robert Smithson moved earth to create colossal primal ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published March 2nd 2005 by Phaidon Press (first published 1998)
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