Wall: Andy Goldsworthy
By (author) Andy Goldsworthy
Introduction by Lord Kenneth Baker
Photographs by Andy Goldsworthy
Normal Price: $50.89
Your Price: $45.80 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $5.09! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $2.29 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available, ships in 10-12 days
Wall: Andy Goldsworthy by Andy Goldsworthy
Book DescriptionA study of the wall constructed by the author, land artist Andy Goldsworthy, as a permanent sculpture in the Storm King Art Center in New York State. It contains illustrations, including photography by the author, who also wrote STONE and WOOD.
Buy Wall: Andy Goldsworthy book by Andy Goldsworthy from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.
Book DetailsISBN: 9780500019917
(270mm x 240mm x 17mm)
Imprint: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publisher: Thames & Hudson Ltd
Publish Date: 15-May-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Andy Goldsworthy
Andy Goldsworthy: Ephemeral Works, Hardback (October 2015)
Fifteen years of new work from Andy Goldsworthy
Wall at Storm King, Paperback / softback (September 2011)
British artist Andy Goldsworthy has now built a 2,278-foot stone wall at Storm King Art Center, a sculpture park on the Hudson River. Accompanying an exhibition at the center, the book's 60+ stunning color photos show the wall from every vantage point and in all four seasons as the artwork blends with the natural environment.
Stone: Andy Goldsworthy, Hardback (July 2011)
Brings together work made by Andy Goldsworthy in Britain, France, the United States, Australia and Japan between 1990 and 1993. This title includes works that involve not only stone of various kinds slate, limestone, sandstone, river boulders but also leaves, flowers, sand, clay and scrap steel.
Time: Andy Goldsworthy, Paperback (September 2008)» View all books by Andy Goldsworthy
Celebrates time, an element in the work of Andy Goldsworthy both as a medium and as a metaphor. This book features an introduction by the artist and a sequence of works made around his home. It includes Goldsworthy's diaries of visits to five locations in North America and Europe. It is intended as a reference on Andy Goldsworthy and his work.
UK Kirkus Review » In 1989 Goldsworthy constructed his 'Wall that went for a walk' in the Grizedale Forest, Cumbria, which drew on the walling techniques of the area. Now, aided by a team of wallers from Scotland and the north of England, he has made its successor at the Storm King Art Center, a sculpture park in New York State. At first following the foundations of the original wall he found there, his wall then describes a series of increasingly voluptuous arabesques before plunging down into a lake. Rising again on the other side, it heads straight up a grassy slop to stop dead as it reaches a major highway. As the seasons change, so does the wall. Heavily shaded in summer, smothered in a sea of yellow and brown leave in the autumn, it has an almost calligraphic quality in winter as it snakes through the bare trees at the edge of a wood. This sculpture, captured by 100 colour photographs, marks a continuation of the dialogue between wood and stone which Goldsworthy has been exploring for several years. The original wall at Storm King was built after the forest had been cleared, but he discovered its course in the line of trees that had grown through and around it. Goldsworthy traces a new path with his wall, this time in sympathy with the trees, but in the knowledge that it may one day also be destroyed by them.An introduction by the art critic and writer, Kenneth Baker, considers the Storm King wall against the background of Goldsworthy's previous work as well as placing it in the context of other walls he has made in Britain, France and the United States. (Kirkus UK)
» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Wall: Andy Goldsworthy book by Andy Goldsworthy and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)
Bestselling Books: Our Current Bestsellers | Australia's Hottest 1000 Books | Bestselling Fiction | Bestselling Crime Mysteries and Thrillers | Bestselling Non Fiction Books | Bestselling Sport Books | Bestselling Gardening and Handicrafts Books | Bestselling Biographies | Bestselling Food and Drink | Bestselling History | Bestselling Travel Books | Bestselling School Textbooks & Study Guides | Bestselling Children's General Non-Fiction | Bestselling Young Adult Fiction | Bestselling Children's Fiction | Bestselling Picture Books | Top 100 US Bestsellers
Phone: 1300 36 33 32 (9am-5pm Mon-Fri AEST) - International: +61 2 9960 7998 - Online Form
Address: Boomerang Books, 878 Military Road, Mosman Junction, NSW, 2088
© 2003-2016. All Rights Reserved. Eclipse Commerce Pty Ltd - ACN: 122 110 687 - ABN: 49 122 110 687
For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.