Writing about web page http://www.artnouveau-net.com/
Working title :
Promoting the Art Nouveau legacy today within a broader socio-economic agenda : a comparative approach through both historical and European perspectives
Research questions :
To size and evaluate the promotion by 4 European cities of their major Art Nouveau legacy within the context of their own broader Urban cultural-led development strategy ? a comparative approach through case studies of the cities of Bruxelles (Belgium), Glasgow (Great-Britain), Nancy (France), Wien (Austria),
In which respect the social-economic ideals & concerns of the initials promoters of Art Nouveau (including Artists, Industrials, Merchants & local authorities) are still pursued within those contemporary strategies of preservation and promotion ?
How each city Art Nouveau sub-movement has influenced and has been influenced by the others upon time and how this burgeoning European sentiment shapes the past and current instrumental strategies of promotion, preservation and instrumentalization ? How that share vision contributes to the European integration broader agenda ?