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Title The imagined and real Jerusalem in art and architecture / edited by Jeroen Goudeau, Mariëtte Verhoeven, Wouter Weijers.

Publication Info. Leiden ; Boston : Brill, 2014.

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Series Radboud studies in humanities ; volume 2
Radboud studies in humanities ; v. 2.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary In 'The imagined and real Jerusalem in art and architecture' specialists in various fields of art history, from Early Christian times to the present, articulate a variety of cultural, religious and political implications of the visualization of Jerusalem. This collection of essays calls attention to two axes emerging from the study of Jerusalem in art: on the one hand, the volatile contemporary situation, and on the other hand, the abiding chain of meanings that history imparts to the city. From a contemporary perspective and within a broad historical context, the book discusses in depth a series of Western artworks, artefacts, and buildings providing new insights into memory processes and mechanisms of representation of Jerusalem.
Contents Introduction: recollection in patches -- pt. 1: Competing memories and contrasting meanings -- ch. 1: Sites and senses: mapping Palestinian territories in Mona Hatoum's sculpture Present tense / Anneke Schulenberg -- ch. 2: The green line: potency, absurdity, and disruption of dichotomy in Francis Als's intervention in Jerusalem / Mette Gieskes -- ch. 3: Jerusalem as Trauerarbeit: on two paintings by Anselm Kiefer and Gerhard Richter / Wouter Weijers -- ch. 4: Ezekiel for Solomon: the temple of Jerusalem in seventeenth-century Leiden and the case of Cocceius / Jeroen Goudeau -- ch. 5: Jerusalem as palimpsest: the architectural footprint of the crusaders in the contemporary city / Mariëtte Verhoeven -- ch. 6: Translations of the sacred city between Jerusalem and Rome / Sible de Blaauw -- pt. 2: Imitation and translocation -- ch. 7: The reconquered Jerusalem represented tradition and renewal on pilgrimage ampullae from the crusader period / Katja Boertjes -- ch. 8: As if they had physically visited the holy places': two sixteenth-century manuscripts guide a mental journey through Jerusalem (Radboud University Library, Mss 205 and 233) / Hanneke van Asperen -- ch. 9: Jerusalem in Renaissance Italy: the holy sepulchre on the Sacro Monte of Varallo / Bram de Klerck -- ch. 10: The overdetermination of the heavenly Jerusalem: contemporary windows by Gérard Garouste and Jean-Michel Alberola / Daan Van Speybroeck -- ch. 11: 'You want to take us to Jerusalem ... ': Medinat Weimar: a second Jerusalem in contemporary visual arts and Klezmer songs / Rudie van Leeuwen.
Language English.
Subject Jerusalem -- In art.
Jerusalem -- Symbolic representation.
Symbolism in architecture.
Visual Arts.
Art, Architecture & Applied Arts.
Visual Arts -- General.
ART -- Subjects & Themes -- General.
ART -- History -- General.
Symbolism in architecture. (OCoLC)fst01140770
Middle East -- Jerusalem. (OCoLC)fst01216276
Himmlisches Jerusalem
Kunst
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Art. (OCoLC)fst01423702
Added Author Goudeau, Jeroen.
Verhoeven, Mariëtte, 1963-
Weijers, Wouter.
Other Form: Print version: Goudeau, Jeroen. Imagined and Real Jerusalem in Art and Architecture. Leiden : BRILL, ©2014 9789004270824
ISBN 9789004270855 (electronic bk.)
900427085X (electronic bk.)
9789004270824
9004270825
1322200017
9781322200019

 
    
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