Call Boomerang Books 1300 36 33 32

Get Latest Book News + FREE Shipping. Subscribe to the Boomerang Books Bulletin eNewsletter right now!

Description - The Lure of the Local by Lucy R. Lippard

In the Lure of the Local, Lucy R. Lippard, one of America's most influential art writers, weaves together cultural studies, history, geography, photography, and contemporary public art to provide a fascinating exploration of our multiple senses of place. Expanding her reach far beyond the confines of the art world, she discusses community, land use, perceptions of natures, how we produce the landscape, and how we produce the landscape and how the landscape affects our lives.

Buy The Lure of the Local by Lucy R. Lippard from Australia's Online Independent Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9781565842489
ISBN-10: 1565842480
Format: Paperback
(237mm x 206mm x mm)
Pages: 328
Imprint: The New Press
Publisher: The New Press
Publish Date: 30-Jan-1998
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions - The Lure of the Local by Lucy R. Lippard

Book Reviews - The Lure of the Local by Lucy R. Lippard

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Lure of the Local book by Lucy R. Lippard and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a Boomerang Books Account Holder - it's free to sign up and there are great benefits!)

Write Review


Author Biography - Lucy R. Lippard

Lucy R. Lippard is an internationally known writer, activist, and curator. She has authored twenty-three books, has curated more than fifty major exhibitions, and holds nine honorary doctorates of fine arts. Her books include The Lure of the Local, Partial Recall, The Pink Glass Swan, Mixed Blessings, On the Beaten Track, and Overlay, all published by The New Press. Lippard is the recipient of numerous awards, most recently the Carolyn Bancroft History Prize from the Denver Public Library and grants from Creative Capital and the Lannan Foundation. She lives in New Mexico.

Books By Lucy R. Lippard

Nancy Holt by Lucy R. Lippard
Paperback, July 2015
$52.19
David Wojnarowicz by Lucy R. Lippard
Hardback, February 2015
$63.00
Lines by Lucy R. Lippard
Paperback, July 2014
$49.49
Converging Lines by Lucy R. Lippard
Hardback, March 2014
$34.19