MONUMENT AND SCULPTURE IN PUBLIC SPHERE, AS "POLITICAL AND AESTHETICAL SIGNS"


YASA YAMAN Z.

METU JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE, cilt.28, sa.1, ss.69-98, 2011 (AHCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi) identifier identifier

  • Yayın Türü: Makale / Tam Makale
  • Cilt numarası: 28 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2011
  • Doi Numarası: 10.4305/metu.jfa.2011.1.5
  • Dergi Adı: METU JOURNAL OF THE FACULTY OF ARCHITECTURE
  • Sayfa Sayıları: ss.69-98

Özet

This article is about the place and significance of monuments and sculptures in the public sphere since the Early Republican Period until today. The relationship between these objects and the city are discussed; where, their transformation; the connection between monument, sculpture and political preferences of governments; as well as their function, meaning and content in the eyes of the artist and the public, are discussed.