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Author: Marc Valli; Margherita Dessanay
Publisher: London : Laurence King Publishing, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
This book reveals how all kinds of visual artists (contemporary artists, street artists, photographers and even product designers) are using miniatures and miniaturized worlds in order to create startling situations and memorable images.
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Genre/Form: Art
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marc Valli; Margherita Dessanay
ISBN: 9781856697873 1856697878
OCLC Number: 719428897
Notes: "An Elephant Book."
Description: 144 pages : color illustrations ; 20 cm
Contents: Growing concerns in an ever-shrinking world --
Adalberto Abbate --
Jason Barnhart --
Corinne May Botz --
Vincent Bousserez --
Jake and Dinos Chapman --
Shaoxiong Chen --
Etienne Clément --
Nicholas Cobb --
Isaac Cordal --
Daniel Dorall --
Thomas Doyle --
Gregory Euclide --
Julia Fullerton-Batten --
Audrey Heller --
Akiko Ikeda --
Guy Limone --
Santiago Lorenzo --
Minimiam --
Liliana Porter --
The Rainbowmonkey --
Jonah Samson --
Lisa Swerling --
Hema Upadhyay --
Paolo Ventura --
Graeme Webb --
Grace Weston --
Danwen Xing.
Responsibility: Marc Valli & Margherita Dessanay.


Miniatures make us relive the world from the perspective of our childhood, a time when the world was populated by toys and figurines. Miniaturized worlds seethe with narrative potential, intricate  Read more...
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