Sculpture and Space

In Matthew Kieran & Dominic Lopes (eds.), Imagination, Philosophy, and the Arts. Routledge. pp. 272-290 (2003)
Download Edit this record How to cite View on PhilPapers
Abstract
What is distinctive about sculpture as an artform? I argue that it is related to the space around it as painting and the other pictorial arts are not. I expound and develop Langer's suggestive comments on this issue, before asking what the major strengths and weaknesses of that position might be.
Categories
(categorize this paper)
PhilPapers/Archive ID
HOPSAS
Revision history
Archival date: 2015-09-27
View upload history
References found in this work BETA
Mimesis as Make-Believe.Walton, Kendall L.

View all 15 references / Add more references

Citations of this work BETA
Sculptors, Architects, and Painters Conceive of Depicted Spaces Differently.Cialone, Claudia; Tenbrink, Thora & Spiers, Hugo J.

Add more citations

Added to PP index
2010-07-27

Total views
451 ( #9,361 of 50,226 )

Recent downloads (6 months)
187 ( #2,203 of 50,226 )

How can I increase my downloads?

Downloads since first upload
This graph includes both downloads from PhilArchive and clicks to external links.