Parables and Other Allegories : The Work of Melvin Charney, 1975-1990

Latour, Alessandra and Phillips, Patricia C. and Van Pelt, Robert Jan. Parables and Other Allegories : The Work of Melvin Charney, 1975-1990. Montréal, Qc: Centre canadien d'architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

Documenting Charney's installations, drawings and collages from 1975 to 1990, the authors situate his work at the intersection of art and architecture. The artist's critical examination of architecture as social and political discourse is discussed. Includes notes by Charney analyzing individual projects. Bibl. 4 p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Latour, Alessandra (Curator); Latour, Alessandra (Author); Phillips, Patricia C. (Author); Van Pelt, Robert Jan (Author); Charney, Melvin (Interviewee); Lambert, Phyllis (Prefacer); Lambert, Phyllis (Interviewer)
Dossier: 410 - CHARNEY, MELVIN
Collation: 214 p. : 228 ill. (95 en coul.) ; 26 x 26 cm
ISBN: 0920785093
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Montréal, Qc: Centre canadien d'architecture/Canadian Centre for Architecture
Artists: Charney, Melvin
Critics / Curators / Historians: Latour, Alessandra
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 9 Oct. 1991 -12 Jan. 1992, Canadian Centre for Architecture (Montréal).
Keywords: ARCHITECTURE; HISTORY; URBAN ENVIRONMENT; CITY; URBAN PLANNING; SHAMANISM
Notes:

Also published in French under the title: "Paraboles et autres allégories : L'oeuvre de Melvin Charney, 1975-1990".

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Date Deposited: 29 Oct 1991
Last Modified: 04 Jun 2013 18:43
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4156
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