TITLE

Sculpture's Surfaces, East and West

AUTHOR(S)
Koplos, Janet
PUB. DATE
October 1999
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Fall99, Vol. 24 Issue 1, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on various sculptural works that emphasizes the importance of a sculpture material's surface. The importance of surface character distinguishes the works from mainstream 20th-century Western sculpture. Most craft works which put a premium on the aspects of surface can be considered convenient. One reason that crafts emphasize surface is that vessels have exterior interest, but the critical concern is the interior, which may or may not have the same shape, color and texture or even material.
ACCESSION #
31951696

 

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