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Welded Sculpture of the Twentieth Century

Welded Sculpture of the Twentieth Century

by Judy Collischan
     
 
This study of welded sculpture begins with its historical sources and methodology and provides extensive coverage of the giants of the mediumPicasso, González, Smith, and Caroand their adoption of an industrial process for aesthetic purposes. It then surveys the entire 20th century, including about 100 artists from all over the world. Contains almost 200 color

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This study of welded sculpture begins with its historical sources and methodology and provides extensive coverage of the giants of the mediumPicasso, González, Smith, and Caroand their adoption of an industrial process for aesthetic purposes. It then surveys the entire 20th century, including about 100 artists from all over the world. Contains almost 200 color and b&w illustrations. Judy Collischan is Associate Director for Curatorial Affairs, Neuberger Museum of Art. The volume is oversize: 9x12". Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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In Welded Sculpture Of The Twentieth Century, Judy Collischan (Associate Director for Curatorial Affairs, Neuberger Museum of Art) has written the a seminal, benchmark study of welded sculpture with historical sources, methodology, and extensive coverage of the most influential artists to work in this medium: Picasso, Gonzalez, Smith, and Caro. Collischan's informative, "reader friendly" text is wonderfully enhanced throughout with almost two hundred illustrations, a comprehensive bibliography, and a very useful glossary. Welded Sculpture Of The Twentieth Century is an important and much appreciated contribution to the history of sculpture and deserves to be prized as a core title for any personal, art school, and community library collection.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780853317548
Publisher:
Ashgate Publishing, Limited
Publication date:
08/01/2001

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