Uncommon Ground Land Art in Britain 1966/79

This unique publication proposes a new reading of British art between the mid-1960s and early-1980s, placing landscape and nature at the heart of the emerging and avant garde artistic movements of the period. Featured artists include: Keith Arnatt, Thomas Joshua Cooper, Tony Cragg, Jan Dibbets, Hamish Fulton, Andy Goldsworthy, Antony Gormley, Ian Hamilton Finlay, Susan Hiller, Derek Jarman, Richard Long, Anthony McCall and David Nash.


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Imprint:London: Hayward Publishing, 2013

ISBN Code:9781853323140

Physical Description:

128 p.: ill. (chiefly col.).; 24 cm

Tour venues:

National Museum of Wales, Cardiff, 28 September 2013 - 5 January 2014; Mead Gallery, University of Warwick, 18 January - 8 March 2014; Longside Gallery, Yorkshire Sculpture Park, 5 April - 15 June 2014. Southampton City Art Gallery May - August 2013.



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