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The Resource The Tilted arc controversy : dangerous precedent?, Harriet F. Senie

The Tilted arc controversy : dangerous precedent?, Harriet F. Senie

Label
The Tilted arc controversy : dangerous precedent?
Title
The Tilted arc controversy
Title remainder
dangerous precedent?
Statement of responsibility
Harriet F. Senie
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Since its installation at and subsequent removal from New York City's Federal Plaza, noted sculptor Richard Serra's Tilted Arc has been a touchstone for debates over the role of public art. Installed in 1981, the 10-foot-high, 120-foot-long curved wall of Cor-Ten self-rusting steel instantly became a magnet for criticism. Harriet F. Senie explores the history of Tilted Arc, including its 1979 commission and the heated public hearings that eventually led to its removal in 1989. She examines the tactics of those opposed to the sculpture and the media's superficial and sensational coverage of the
Member of
Cataloging source
COCUF
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Senie, Harriet
Dewey number
730/.92
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
NB237.S46
LC item number
A77 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Serra, Richard
  • Public sculpture
  • ART
  • ART
  • Public sculpture
  • New York (State)
Label
The Tilted arc controversy : dangerous precedent?, Harriet F. Senie
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-192) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Commission, installation, removal -- Public opinion -- Reframing the controversy -- After Tilted Arc
Control code
133160498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816692729
Lccn
2001003859
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbmw0z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)133160498
Label
The Tilted arc controversy : dangerous precedent?, Harriet F. Senie
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 155-192) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Commission, installation, removal -- Public opinion -- Reframing the controversy -- After Tilted Arc
Control code
133160498
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xx, 205 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780816692729
Lccn
2001003859
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttbmw0z
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)133160498

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