Conference 02

Carola Giedion-Welcker

9 June 2006

Carola Giedion-Welcker (1893-1979) is the author of one of the first extensive and fully illustrated books on modern sculpture, Modern Plastic Art: Elements of Reality, Volume and Disintegration (1937) later revised as Contemporary Sculpture: An Evolution in Volume and Space (1954). This symposium examines the legacy of her writing on sculpture, her radical politics and her close connections with living artists.