Asphalt Renaissance

Asphalt Renaissance

The Pavement Art and 3-D Illusions of Kurt Wenner

Book - 2011
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This work recounts the re-imagining of street painting by innovative artist and Internet sensation Kurt Wenner. Wenner revolutionized this ancient art by creating a technique that produces astounding images in 3-D--images that reach out of the pavement toward the viewer and appear perilously deep. Featuring photographs of hundreds of his paintings, this volume spans Wenner's career and captures his thoughts on art and the ephemeral nature of his work.
Publisher: New York, NY : Sterling Signature, [2011]
Copyright Date: ©2011
ISBN: 9781402771262
1402771266
Characteristics: 304 pages :,illustrations (chiefly colour) ;,26 cm.

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ZoltanKozak
Nov 28, 2019

This generously illustrated book takes a close-up look at the visually striking 3-D pavement artwork of Los Angeles-born painter, Kurt Wenner.

Traveling to various locations around the globe - The reader is soon to realize that Wenner's impressive pavement paintings are much more popular in Europe than they actually are on his home-turf in the USA.

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RolandDekker
Nov 07, 2019

For your viewing pleasure - "Asphalt Renaissance" is an impressively presented book that offers the reader a close-up look at the eye-catching, 3-D pavement artwork of American illustrator, Kurt Wenner.

Photographed from various locations around the world - "Asphalt Renaissance" also includes Wenner's own narrative describing his personal experiences and his vision of this particular art-form as seen in the dual context of both history and popular culture.

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