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Axial stones : an art of precarious balance

Author: George Quasha; Carter Ratcliff
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : North Atlantic Books, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Improbably balanced stone sculptures, strangely beautiful, often large, natural rocks, seemingly on the verge of falling, which, together with interwoven stories and discussions, create an experience of the "bodily sublime"--The exhilarating but sometimes hair-raising state of nature (and art) pushed to a limit"--Provided by publisher.
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Named Person: George Quasha; George Quasha
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: George Quasha; Carter Ratcliff
ISBN: 1556435754 9781556435751
OCLC Number: 64208097
Description: 159 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Other Titles: Art of precarious balance
Responsibility: George Quasha ; foreword by Carter Ratcliff.
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"Improbably balanced stone sculptures, strangely beautiful, often large, natural rocks, seemingly on the verge of falling, which, together with interwoven stories and discussions, create an experience of the "bodily sublime"--The exhilarating but sometimes hair-raising state of nature (and art) pushed to a limit"--Provided by publisher.

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