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Publisher Comments:

Every material has an active presence and every material is susceptible to change. The task of the sculptor is to understand the natural properties of a chosen material, to know in the process of creation how best to work with, or against, its characteristics. In this generously illustrated studio manual, sculptor Oliver Andrews takes a new approach to sculpture, focusing on how the innate assertiveness of materials affects the complex act of making a sculpture.

Synopsis:

In this book I try to show how this assertiveness of materials interacts with the will of the artist in the complex process called 'making a sculpture.'

About the Author

The late Oliver Andrews was a sculptor and Professor of Art at the University of California, Los Angeles.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520064522
Author:
Andrews, Oliver
Publisher:
University of California Press
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
Sculpture
Subject:
Modeling
Subject:
Sculpture & Installation
Subject:
American
Subject:
Art - Sculpture
Copyright:
Edition Number:
Pbk. ed..
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series Volume:
1
Publication Date:
19880931
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
348
Dimensions:
10 x 8 x 1 in 2 lb

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