(Article of periodic en Anglais - 2013)

Document title

Wonder-full geomorphology : Sublime aesthetics and the place of art

Authors(s) and Affiliation(s)

DIXON D.P. (1) ; HAWKINS H. (2) ; STRAUGHAN E.R. (1) ;
(1) Univ., Aberystwyth, ROYAUME-UNI
(2) Royal Holloway, Univ., London, ROYAUME-UNI


Though not yet readily apparent in articles and book chapters, there is a burgeoning series of "in the field" collaborations between geomorphologists and artists focused around the mutual exploration of "inspirational landscapes", and the harnessing of the emotive dimensions of such body/world encounters in the production and communication of geomorphological knowledge. Here, the AA. "place" these contemporary collaborations via : reference to Humboldtian science, and the crucial link between sensibility and precision. Finally, a review of the current scope of art/geomorphology collaborations, and possible futures, is given


Article of periodic

published at : Progress in physical geography / ISSN 0309-1333 / CODEN PPGEEC

Editor : Sage Publications, London - ROYAUME-UNI (1977)

Millesime : 2013, vol. 37, no2 [pp. 227-247]

Bibliographic references : 3 p.

Collation : 6 fig.



INIST-CNRS, Cote INIST : 14648 A

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