David Hartt: Belvedere

Syms, Martine and Khonsary, Jeff and Miessen, Markus. David Hartt: Belvedere. Los Angeles, California: Dominica; Vancouver, British Columbia: New Documents, 2013.

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Abstract (English)

"Belvedere is a continuation of David Hartt’s investigation of vernacular utopias—those places where the ideal has been forced to morph and adjust to the reality of the surrounding imperfect world.

Belvedere collects a suite of formally austere photographs taken at the Mackinac Center for Public Policy in Midland, Michigan. Hartt’s subjects cover a broad ideological spectrum that highlight the range and potential of the American experience. The work in Belvedere focuses on the Mackinac Center for Public Policy, originators of the Overton window, a policy framing device used to adjust public opinion on a particular subject by positing radical viewpoints and thereby shifting the frame of reference closer to an intended outcome. Featuring an essay by architect Markus Miessen." -- Publisher's website.

Types: Artists' publications
All Contributors: Syms, Martine (Author); Syms, Martine (Editor); Khonsary, Jeff (Editor); Khonsary, Jeff (Author); Miessen, Markus (Author)
Dossier: en commande
ISBN: 9781927354131
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Los Angeles, California: Dominica; Vancouver, British Columbia: New Documents
Artists: Hartt, David
Keywords: ARCHITECTURE
Copyright Statement: Dominica; New Documents; the artist and the authors
Deposited by: Collections
Date Deposited: 19 Jan 2021 16:36
Last Modified: 19 Jan 2021 16:37
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/32376
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