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THE ART OF MEMORY: HOLOCAUST MEMORIALS IN HISTORY. Ed. by James E. Young. Jewish Museum, New York, 1994. Published by Prestel-Verlag, Munich. 194 pp. with 156 ills. (27 col.). 31 x 24 cm. ISBN 3791313223 In English.
Exploring the disparate historical, philosophical and artistic issues involved in the creation of Holocaust monuments and museums and the role of the memorials in shaping public perceptions, this catalogue presents a survey of sculptural and architectural projects in Europe, North America and Israel, among them works by Buky Schwartz, Sol LeWitt, Shimon Attie, Daniel Libeskind, Louis I. Kahn and Horst Hoheisel. Sixteen essays include a profile of the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., individual discussions of sculptural installations by Hans Haacke, George Segal, Nathan Rapoport and Jochen Gerz and Esther Salev-Gerz, and analyses of the significance and impact of Holocaust memorials in Germany, Poland, Israel, Russia and the United States. Hardcover edition is out of print.
Indexing: Western, International (Western Style) — Post-1945 — Sculpture
Plans: 01,05,07,08,17,20
Worldwide Number: 024446
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