Antoni Tapies was born in Barcelona in 1923 and he continues to live and work there. He participated in the 1954 and 1958 Venice Biennials and won an award for painting there in 1993; he also received the Guggenheim International Award in 1964, participated in Documenta 3 and in 1981, he was awarded the Medalla de Oro de Bellas Artes by King Juan Carlos I in Madrid. He has been the subject of numerous retrospectives at major museums worldwide, including the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Museum of Modern Art in New York, among many others.
Tapies: Catalogue Raisonne Volume Vii 1991-1997by Antoni Tapies (Artist)
This seventh volume in the definitive catalogue of the complete works of Spanish abstract expressionist Antoni Tàpies further expands on the artist's important contribution to the aesthetics of the 20th century. In the first half of the 90s we find a new representation of Tàpies's refractory clay sculptures, as well as objects and sculptures in which he experimented with new materials, such as bronze or metal sheets, also sometimes used as pictorial supports.
- Poligrafa, Ediciones, S. A.
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- Multilingual: Catalan/Span./Eng./Fre.
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- 11.80(w) x 12.50(h) x 2.10(d)
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