By Nicholas Whybrow
In exploring how works of art current themselves as a method in which to navigate and plot the town for a writing interlocutor, Nicolas Whybrow discusses various examples, representing 3 key sleek modalities of city arts perform. the 1st, strolling, consists of works by way of Richard Wentworth, Francis Alys, Mark Wallinger and others. the second one, play, comprises paintings by means of Antony Gormley, Mark Quinn and Carsten Holler. The 3rd, cultural reminiscence, Whybrow addresses in the course of the arguable city holocaust memorial websites of Peter Eisenman’s memorial in Berlin and Rachel Whiteread’s in Vienna.
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Art and the City by Nicholas Whybrow