Destination Art: 500 Artworks Worth the Trip

Art tourism has been a popular pursuit for generations of adventurers, and Destination Art is the essential guide to 500 must-see examples of permanently installed place-specific artworks of the twentieth and twenty-first centuries. Highlighting the best of public art in city centres, sculpture parks, site-specific installations in museums, memorials designed by contemporary artists, works of land art, and much more, this is informative and enjoyable overview of the most significant and travel-worthy art around the globe.

Twenty-eight curators, critics, art historians, and artists contributed their expertise to create this art-lover's ideal museum of the world. They come from such institutions as: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York; the British Museum, London; the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; the J. Paul Getty Museum, Malibu; the University of California, Berkeley; La Trobe University, Melbourne; the School of African and Oriental Studies, University of London; and The Courtauld Institute of Art, London.

Author: Various
18.5 x 13 x 3cm
Paperback
560 pages


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