Modern Sculpture: A Concise History World of Art

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Thames & Hudson #ad - Straightforward, intelligent approach to a complex subject. The economist sir herbert read traces the development of modern sculpture from Rodin to the present day and brings order into the apparently chaotic proliferation of styles and techniques during this period. 339 illustrations, 49 in color.

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Sculpture since 1945 Oxford History of Art

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Oxford University Press #ad - In sculpture since 1945, andrew Causey provides a ground-breaking account of the development of post-War sculpture. Since 1945 the modern revolution in sculpture has gathered pace, and even the term sculpture has ceased to be the fixed category it once was. A final chapter brings the discussion of sculpture right up to the present day by examining sculpture since 1980

Sculpture since 1945 Oxford History of Art #ad - In over 130 beautiful illustrations, Causey examines innovative and avant-garde works in relation to contemporary events, festivals, commissions, the marketplace, and the changing functions of museums. The holistic picture of post-war sculpture which emerges in Sculpture Since 1945 establishes for the first time key events and themes around which future debate will center.

He also explores the use of everyday objects and the importance of sculptural context, Earth art, landscape sculpture, discussing figurative and non-figurative works, Anti-form, experimental form, installation, Minimalism, and performance art. Oxford university Press USA.

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Passages in Modern Sculpture

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The MIT Press #ad - Passages in Modern Sculpture #ad - Studies major works by important sculptors since Rodin in the light of different approaches to general sculptural issues to reveal the logical progressions from nineteenth-century figurative works to the conceptual work of the present. Oxford university Press USA. Softback.

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Sculpture Now World of Art

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Thames & Hudson #ad - Identifying the key trends, Anna Moszynska discusses the artists who are forging new paths and setting the contemporary agenda. She examines major shifts that have taken place in the last two decades, including the move from a concern with the discrete object to the more complicated and dynamic relationships found in installation-based practice, as well as the increased concern with the experiential nature of sculpture and the participatory role of the viewer.

Sculpture Now World of Art #ad - An authoritative, highly readable new survey that reveals the great diversity and energy within sculptural practice today Here are the most exciting developments in sculpture across the globe since the mid-1990s. 200 color illustrations Oxford university Press USA. Thames Hudson. Softback. The world’s most promising new talent is discussed alongside established contemporary artists including Cai Guo-Qiang, Gabriel Orozco, Jake and Dinos Chapman, James Turrell, Doris Salcedo, Bruce Nauman, Christian Marclay, Thomas Hirschhorn, Isa Genzken, Maurizio Cattelan, Mike Kelley, and Ai Weiwei.

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The Elements of Sculpture

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Phaidon Press #ad - Oxford university Press USA. The elements of Sculpture. The ultimate viewer’s guide to experiencing art in three dimensions, featuring classical Greek sculpture and Baroque marble carvings alongside works by Rodin, Duchamp, and Felix Gonzalez‐Torres. In the elements of sculpture, author herbert george – a sculptor, renowned educator, and Getty Museum fellow – provides readers with a new vocabulary for viewing and discussing this versatile art form.

The Elements of Sculpture #ad - . Softback. Thames Hudson.

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Sculpture 1900-1945 Oxford History of Art

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Oxford University Press #ad - The elements of Sculpture. Sculpture 1900-1945 provides a new critical analysis of the fascinating development of sculpture in Europe and America during this important period in art history. Oxford university Press USA. Covering all the major figures, and barbara hepworth, le corbusier, ranging from the public place of sculpture, Brancusi, El Lissitzsky, Dali, to the private arena, Henry Moore, Sculpture 1900-1945 focuses on specific themes in each chapter, including Duchamp, to the figurative ideal.

Thames Hudson. The most comprehensive concise history of modern sculpture available, this account puts sculpture back into relation with a range of other phenomena, encompassing many kinds of architects, and painters, sculptors, with widely differing kinds of practices. Softback. Filling a gap in the literature, Sculpture 1900-1945 is the only critically up-to-date book on the subject.

Sculpture 1900-1945 Oxford History of Art #ad - She charts the key developments in the practice and reception of a wide variety of sculpture, from the avant-garde to public monuments. Penelope curtis takes rodin as her point of departure and recurrent point of reference, the major artistic center of the era, building a story that necessarily begins in Paris, Britain, and evolves around responses to Rodin by sculptors in France, Germany, and America.

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Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women 1947-2016

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Skira #ad - Thames Hudson. The volume teases out multiple strains of proto-feminist practices, characterized by abstraction and repetition, which rejected the singularity of a so-called 'masterwork'. Divided into four sections, the book features approximately thirty artists and nearly 100 works in total: the postwar era the late 1950s including such historically important predecessors as Ruth Asawa, Claire Falkenstein, the period that moved beyond three-dimensional objects toward architectonic works characterized by structure and design; and post-2000 works by artists who created installation-based environments, Lee Bontecou, Louise Bourgeois, highlighting a generation of post-minimalist artists who ignited a revolution in their use of process-oriented materials and methods; the 1980s and 1990s, and Louise Nevelson; the 1960s and 1970s, embraced domestic materials and adopted craft as an embedded discourse.

Revolution in the Making: Abstract Sculpture by Women 1947-2016 #ad - Oxford university Press USA. The elements of Sculpture. Accompanying the most comprehensive exhibition of postwar abstract sculpture by women artists to date, Revolution in the Making traces the ways in which women artists deftly transformed the language of sculpture in the 20th Century. Softback. Skira - Berenice.

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The Language of Sculpture: With 155 Illustrations

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Thames & Hudson #ad - The Language of Sculpture: With 155 Illustrations #ad - The language of sculpture: with 155 illustrations paperback Tucker, William Oct 01, 1985 Oxford university Press USA. Thames Hudson. The elements of Sculpture. Softback. Skira - Berenice.

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The Encyclopedia of Sculpting Techniques: A Unique Visual Directory, With Step-By-Step Instructions and a Gallery of Finished Works

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Running Pr Book Pub #ad - Cast and carve, model and rivet: whichever method you choose, weld and mold, sculpting is intense and rewarding. Used book in Good Condition. Oxford university Press USA. Thames Hudson. Skira - Berenice. Softback. The elements of Sculpture. From assemblage to brazing, more than 30 techniques unfold in these beautifully illustrated pages.

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Ways of Seeing: Based on the BBC Television Series Penguin Books for Art

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Penguin Books #ad - Was enormous. He is a liberator of images: and once we have allowed the paintings to work on us directly, we are in a much better position to make a meaningful evaluation. Peter fuller, arts Review Oxford university Press USA. He will almost certainly change the way you look at pictures. By now he has. The influence of the series and the book.

Ways of Seeing: Based on the BBC Television Series Penguin Books for Art #ad - . Used book in Good Condition. The elements of Sculpture. It opened up for general attention to areas of cultural study that are now commonplace. Geoff dyer"berger has the ability to cut right through the mystification of the professional art critics. Penguin Books. Skira - Berenice. John berger’s seminal text on how to look at artJohn Berger's Ways of Seeing is one of the most stimulating and the most influential books on art in any language.

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Modelling and Sculpting the Human Figure Dover Art Instruction

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Dover Publications #ad - Oxford university Press USA. The republication of this highly valuable text by edouard lanteri, renowned teacher, and intimate friend of Rodin Rodin called him "my dear master, my dear friend", sculptor, makes it possible for serious students to gain the requisite skills and bridge the gap between artistic concept and figurative realization.

The elements of Sculpture. Profusely illustrated with hundreds of photographs, drawings, and diagrams, this work is the kind of comprehensive resource that should be a lifelong studio companion to the figure sculptor. Most modern schools, however, are simply not equipped to provide the necessary technical background.

The author also covers modelling the figure from nature, the chief line, building up the figure, posing the model, contrasts of line, including such factors as the scale of proportions, and more. Part iii covers sculpting in relief poses, change of light, fixing the background, superposition of planes, tools, color, etc.

Modelling and Sculpting the Human Figure Dover Art Instruction #ad - Drapery arrangement of folds, flying drapery, principles of radiation, etc. And medals proportion, inscriptions, working the mold, etc. Softback. Representing at least three thousand years of studio lore, this readily understandable, authoritative guide is a goldmine of technical information, easily comprising a four-year sculpture curriculum unavailable elsewhere.

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