The Explosive Art of Evelyn Rosenberg
|Publication Date:||Sep 2013|
| Publisher:||University of New Mexico Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $39.95|
| Book Description: |
Artist Evelyn Rosenberg invented a remarkable technique to make sculpture by forming metal with plastic explosives. After many months of experiments in the mid-1980s with an Israeli explosives engineer, she discovered how to refine this unique process to make large-scale, intricately designed works of art and named the new art form Detonography. Working in the New Mexico desert, near where the first atomic bomb was tested at the Trinity Site, she transforms powerful weapons of...