Robert Rauschenberg: A Retrospective

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This lavishly illustrated monograph addresses the full scope and complexity of Rauschenberg's work. Accompanying a major traveling retrospective organized by Walter Hopps and Susan Davidson, this catalogue is the definitive source on the artist, and it shows, for the first time in one volume, Rauschenberg's development of particular motifs over the course of his career. Five essays by the exibition's curators and other scholars interpret specific aspects of Rauschenberg's oeuvre while highlighting his unique ...
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1997 Cloth New in Fine Condition jacket 630 pages with 730 illustrations 490 in color. Still in the publisher's shrinkwrap. Published on the occasion of the exhibition from the ... Solomon R. Guggenheim, Guggenheim Museum Soho, New York NY September 19, 1997-January 7, 1998, The Menil Collection, Contempoary Arts Musuem and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Houston TX February 13-May 17, 1998, Museum Ludwig, Cologne June 27-October 11, 1998 and the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao November 20, 1998-February 26, 1999. Chronology. Exhibition and Performance History. Select Biography and Index. Read more Show Less

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Overview

This lavishly illustrated monograph addresses the full scope and complexity of Rauschenberg's work. Accompanying a major traveling retrospective organized by Walter Hopps and Susan Davidson, this catalogue is the definitive source on the artist, and it shows, for the first time in one volume, Rauschenberg's development of particular motifs over the course of his career. Five essays by the exibition's curators and other scholars interpret specific aspects of Rauschenberg's oeuvre while highlighting his unique contribution across disciplines. Three essays for former and current collaborators reveal the artist's working process in the fields of performance and technology-based art. Nine overviews to the full-color plate sections demonstrate how Rauschenberg's work falls into destinct artistic cycles. An exhaustive chronology, including scores of documentary photographs, examines the artist's life and career. Completeing the book are exhibition and performance histories and a bibliography, all reflecting the most current research on this major figure in American art.
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  • ISBN-13: 9780810969032
  • Publisher: Abrams, Harry N., Inc.
  • Publication date: 12/1/1997
  • Series: Guggenheim Museum Publications
  • Pages: 587
  • Product dimensions: 10.14 (w) x 11.90 (h) x 2.34 (d)

Table of Contents

Introduction: Rauschenberg's Art of Fusion 20
Rauschenberg's Everything, Everywhere Era 30
Early Work, 1949-1954 (Overview) 42
Combines, 1954-1964 (Overview) 98
Transfer Drawings, Prints, and Silkscreened Paintings, 1958-1970 (Overview) 154
Perpetual Inventory 206
Performance, 1954-1994 224
Rauschenberg and Performance, 1963-67: A "Poetry of Infinite Possibilities" 226
Collaborations 247
Rauschenberg for Cunningham and Three of His Own 260
Collaboration: Life and Death in the Aesthetic Zone 268
Choreography by the Artist 275
Art and Technology, 1959-1995 (Overview) 288
Working with Rauschenberg 310
Assembled Works with Cardboard, Paper, and Fabric, 1970-1976 (Overview) 328
Writing on Rocks, Rubbing on Silk, Layering on Paper 376
Large-Scale Paintings and Sculpture, 1975-present (Overview) 390
International Collaboration, 1982-1995 (Overview) 436
Sculpture and Paintings on Metal, 1986-1995 (Overview) 468
Transfer Works on Paper, Fabric, and Fresco, 1992-1997 (Overview) 516
Chronology 550
Exhibition History 588
Performance History 614
Select Bibliography 619
Index to Works Reproduced 627
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