Gold - Artits in Gold. Tradition and Today. Agnes Husslein-Arco und Thomas Zaunschirm (Hrsg.) 368 Seiten, 300 Abbildungen in Farbe
The Belvedere in Vienna will be holding a comprehensive special exhibition on the subject of gold in spring 2012. The main focus is on the application of this precious metal in contemporary art. Twentieth- and twenty-first-century exhibits are shown alongside Gothic altars and pictures from the Secession. The scholarly essays in this book, which is published to detail the basis of the exhibition and examine interpretations of the artistic use of gold during the Middles Ages and in twentieth- and twenty-first-century art.