Details: 288 pages, hardcover.
|Amazing Art Adventures offers us art and culture as an experience both within and beyond the gallery, opening a door to unexpected adventures: art fairs, festivals, installations, art trails, galleries, art islands, monuments, sculpture parks, and museums.
Aimed at all of us who travel to learn about new places and cultures, the book gathers together hundreds of unforgettable art experiences around the world, acting as an inspirational travel guide for anyone interested in art. From the Lightning Field in New Mexico to an art island in Japan, expert guide Yolanda Zappaterra leads us on a comprehensive, worldwide tour of bucket list destinations for every season.
Divided into sections by continent, the book is a thrilling cultural journey, an insider’s guide to the visual arts that suggest different ways to experience art beyond the usual galleries and institutions leads readers to art in unusual places, creates trails that will give insights into the lives of famous artists as well as putting the spotlight on more interesting and unknown works in well-known museums.
Through more than 400 entries, plus photographs and maps, the book expands our understanding and appreciation of the world’s art in exciting new ways.
The author, Yolanda Zappaterra is a London-based writer, editor, and researcher who has credits on more than 30 art, design, and travel titles. She has been writing about architecture, art, and travel for 20 years, and contributes regularly to leisure and lifestyle magazines and specialist art and design magazines, including Time Out, Blueprint, e-tapes, and Design Week.
Size: 7 x 9 in.