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PETER EISENMAN: IL GIARDINO DEI PASSI PERDUTI -- UNA INSTALLAZIONE AL MUSEO DI CASTELVECCHIO/PETER EISENMAN: THE GARDEN OF LOST FOOTSTEPS -- AN INSTALLATION AT THE MUSEO DI CASTELVECCHIO. Museo di Castelvecchio, Verona, 2004. Published by Marsilio Editori s.p.a., Venice. 128 pp. with 298 ills. (271 col.). 30 x 24 cm. ISBN 8831784609 Bilingual in Italian and English (biographical notes in Italian only).
Features numerous drawings, models and computer-generated images of The Garden of Lost Footsteps, a temporary installation designed by prominent American architect Eisenman (b. 1932) for the courtyard of the medieval Museo di Castelvecchio, the monumental work incorporating a complex linear series of tilted planes intended to mimic the floor plan of the museum's principal galleries while creating a visual dialogue with the extensive renovations carried out in the building forty years earlier by celebrated Italian architect Carlo Scarpa (1906-1978).
Artist(s):Eisenman, Peter
Indexing: Western — United States — Post-1990 — Architecture, Installation Art
Plans: 75
Worldwide Number: 064220
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