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Constant : New Babylon. To us, liberty / texts: Laura Stamps [and four others] ; translations: Sue McDonnell.

Author/Creator:
Constant, 1920-2005.
Standardized Title:
Constant, New Babylon, Aan ons de vrijheid. English
Other Title:
New Babylon. To us, liberty
Publication:
Ostfildern : Hatje Cantz, [2016] , ©2016
Format/Description:
Book
240 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), maps, plans, portraits ; 30 cm
Subjects:
Constant, 1920-2005 -- Exhibitions.
Constant, 1920-2005.
Visionary architecture in art -- Exhibitions.
Visionary architecture in art.
Form/Genre:
Exhibition catalogs.
Language:
Translated from the Dutch.
Contents:
Preface / Benno Tempel
Constant's New Babylon : pushing the Zeitgeist to its limits / Laura Stamps
Constant's New Babylon and De Stijl / Willemijn Stokvis
Extreme hospitality / Mark Wigley
Performing the common city : on the crossroads of art, politics, and public life / Pascal Gielen
The topsy-turvy as utopian architecture / Rem Koolhaas and Pascal Gielen discuss Constant
Constant
New Babylon. To us, liberty / Laura Stamps
Cobra
War & revolution : 1948-1951
Towards a "synthesis of arts" : 1951-1956
A world without borders : 1956-1958
New Babylon in progress : 1958-1969
New Babylon
Destruction & confusion : 1969-1974
Another city for another life : 1959 / Constant
Lecture at the Institute of Contemporary Arts, London : 1963 / Constant
New Babylon
Ten years on : 1980 / Constant
Biography of Constant : Amsterdam, 1920-Utrecht, 2005 / Trudy van der Horst.
Notes:
Exhibition catalog.
On the occasion of an exhibition held at Gemeentemuseum, Den Haag, May 28 - September 25, 2016, in collaboration with the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Madrid, October 21, 2015 - February 29, 2016. The exhibition Constant: Space + color, from Cobra to New Babylon, 28 May-25 September 2016 was hosted concurrently by the Cobra Museum of Modern Art, Amstelveen.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Stamps, Laura, 1979-
McDonnell, Sue, translator.
Haags Gemeentemuseum.
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía.
Cobra Museum voor Moderne Kunst (Amstelveen, Netherlands)
ISBN:
9783775741347
3775741348
OCLC:
952958122
Publisher Number:
9783775741347
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