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Art in Action: Nature, Creativity, and Our Collective Future

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In the environmental realm, science and art are inextricably linked. While science determines how we measure the health of our planet, art allows us to visualize our relationship to the natural world.

In Art of Action, seventy-nine artists share their stories and work to paint a portrait of our natural world today and the potential pathways - both positive and negative - we
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Hardcover, 176 pages
Published July 28th 2007 by Earth Aware Editions
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Mads P.
Dec 31, 2007 Mads P. rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: art and nature lovers, environmentalists
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A really neat book about artists whose work has environmental themes. There are brief synopses about each artist. Some of them, very interesting. I just wish there were more pictures of the artists' work, rather than just one (sometimes an additional small image) for each artist. This book is right in line with work I'd like to do as an artist. Some of the ideas the artists had behind their work is stuff I've thought of for doing work (damn, they beat me to it!)

The book is bound really well with
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Mills College Library
704.943 A7844 2007
Georges Bureau
Apr 01, 2013 Georges Bureau rated it it was ok
Certainly cool, there is a nice collection of artists and artworks including a vast series of practice. Unfortunately there is not a real content of this book except exhibiting nice images. Just another coffeetable book.
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