Sculpture and Space

In Matthew Kieran & Dominic Lopes (eds.), Imagination, Philosophy, and the Arts. Routledge. pp. 272-290 (2003)
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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.
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The Perception of the Visual World.Malcolm, Norman & Gibson, James J.
Mimesis as Make-Believe.Walton, Kendall L.
Art and Its Objects.Wollheim, Richard

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

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