[[ books pdf ]] Naoshima: Nature, Art, ArchitectureAuthor Miwon Kwon – Hometrainer-tests.de

Publisher Soichiro Fukutake and his heirs have created an oasis on the island of Naoshima in the Seto Inland Sea, off the west coast of Japan, where visitors can expect to have a unique art experience The dock for the ferry was designed by the Tokyo based architects SANAA The Chichu Art Museum, by Tadao Ando, contains an incomparable selection of works by Walter de Maria, James Turrell, and Claude Monet Ando s other meditative buildings house pieces by Jackson Pollack, Cy Twombly, Bruce Nauman, Richard Long, and David Hockney Carefully restored traditional Japanese buildings serve as venues for art projects, such as Hiroshi Sugimoto s unusual installations Roaming across the island, one can discover astonishing Land Art, such as the Cultural Melting Bath by Cai Guo Qiang or the man sized pumpkin by Yayoi Kusama The ensemble is presented in photographs by Naoya Hatakeyama and Osamu Watanabe that make palpable Naoshima Island s special genius loci

2 thoughts on “Naoshima: Nature, Art, Architecture

  1. Taff Taff says:

    My son went to see the island during his holiday in Japan.The book he is than pleased with Says it will remind him of a fantastic day.Which he hopes to repeat again.

  2. tintin tintin says:

    tr s repr sentatif des oeuvres expos es et de la structure du mus e, qui en lui m me vaut le d tourpour tout architecte et amateur d art contemporain un must