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Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)

Overview
Works: 572 works in 1,514 publications in 2 languages and 23,999 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Pictorial works  Catalogues raisonnés  Guidebooks  History  Art  Exhibition, pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, his, Other, Publisher, isb, sht, Organizer of meeting
Classifications: N6888.E7, 709.2
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Most widely held works about Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)
 
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Most widely held works by Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)
David Smith, sculpture and drawings by David Smith( Book )

14 editions published in 1986 in German and English and held by 865 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Ernst : a retrospective by Max Ernst( Book )

5 editions published in 1991 in English and German and held by 776 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Max Ernst was a leading member of the surrealist movement, involved in the most radical innovations in art and literature in Europe between the two wars
Donald Judd by Donald Judd( Book )

10 editions published in 2004 in German and English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Beginning as a critic and painter, Donald Judd moved into three dimensions in the early 1960s, with box-like structures arranged on the gallery floor or mounted on the wall. Initially constructed by hand, his sculptures were later industrially manufactured in such materials as galvanised iron, steel, Plexiglas and plywood. His use of brightly hued lacquers, vibrant colours and polished metals ran counter to the public's understanding of what 'minimalist' sculpture should look like." "The authors explore the conflicts between previous critical interpretations of Judd and his own philosophical, political and moral understanding of his work. They also examine the importance of colour and new man-made materials in Judd's work. The inclusion of a section on Judd's own permanent installations at the remote town of Marfa, Texas, a full chronology and a major essay by the artist on his own use of colour, completes a comprehensive survey of this compelling artist."--Jacket
Amedeo Modigliani : paintings, sculptures, drawings by Amedeo Modigliani( Book )

18 editions published between 1990 and 1991 in 3 languages and held by 710 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A chronological tour of the artist's work with commentary and colour plates
Kandinsky : watercolors and drawings by Wassily Kandinsky( Book )

3 editions published in 1992 in English and German and held by 676 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Blue Four : Feininger, Jawlensky, Kandinsky, and Klee in the New World( Book )

2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 466 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masterpieces of 20th-century art from the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf by Werner Schmalenbach( Book )

6 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Paul Klee : the Düsseldorf Collection by Werner Schmalenbach( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 377 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gennemgang af kunstnerens billeder i Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen i Düsseldorf
Merz : in the beginning was Merz : from Kurt Schwitters to the present day by Kurt Schwitters( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 356 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Typologies by Bernd Becher( Book )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Bernd and Hilla Becher's photography can be considered conceptual art, typological study, and topological documentation. Their work can be linked to the Neue Sachlichkeit movement of the 1920s and to such masters of German photography as Karl Blossfeldt, August Sander, and Albert Renger-Patzsch. Their photographs of industrial structures, taken over the course of forty years, are the most important body of work in independent objective photography. A keynote of their contributions to "industrial archaeology" has been their creation of typologies of different types of buildings; this book, which accompanies a major retrospective exhibition, collects all known Becher studies of industrial building types and presents them as a visual encyclopedia." "Each chapter is devoted to a different structure - water towers, coal bunkers, winding towers, breakers (ore, coal, and stone), lime kilns, grain elevators, blast furnaces, steel mills, and factory facades. These are organized according to typologies, most of which are presented as tableaux or suites of about twelve images each. The book contains more than 1,500 individual images. The accompanying text by Armin Zweite is an essential art historical consideration of the Bechers' work. This ultimate Becher book stands as a capstone to the Bechers' unique body of work."--Jacket
Martin Kippenberger by Martin Kippenberger( Book )

7 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 311 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Martin Kippenberger's work has always been inextricably linked with his personal life, to the extent that at times this has dominated its critical reception. This book aims to redress the balance, concentrating on his art and exploring its visual and conceptual aspects. Kippenberger's varied oeuvre included paintings, sculptures, drawings, installations, photography, prints, and artist's books, executed in a wide variety of styles. The authors examine the themes underlying his work, including Socialist Realism and kitsch; self portraiture and myth; punk and anti-romanticism; exile and homelessness; the importance of humour and its roots in German political realities; and the artist's interest in language and the influence on his work of literature. The inclusion of a new translation of Kippenberger's final interview ensures his own, idiosyncratic voice is present."--Jacket
Gerhard Richter by Gerhard Richter( Book )

17 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and German and held by 300 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

catalogue raisonné
Museums in the 21st century : concepts, projects, buildings by Royal Museum of Fine Arts (Antwerp)( Book )

6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 21st century has seen a boom in museum construction, both in new buildings and renovations. This volume inspects 26 museums and discusses the cultural and geographic environment for each one. It also provides an assessment of museum functionality in modern times
Binationale : deutsche Kunst der späten 80er Jahre, amerikanische Kunst der späten 80er Jahre = German art of the late 80s, American art of the late 80s by Städtische Kunsthalle Düsseldorf( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in German and held by 264 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Luc Tuymans by Luc Tuymans( Book )

3 editions published in 2004 in English and German and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fully illustrated throughout, this text is an essential reference to the career of one of the most important painters working in Europe today
Picasso's World of children by Pablo Picasso( Book )

13 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in German and English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Gillian Wearing by Gillian Wearing( Book )

10 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 236 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"British conceptual artist Gillian Wearing won the Turner Prize in 1997 while still in her mid 30. This comprehensive, copiously illustrated exhibition catalog documents the first major retrospective of her video and photography based works. One of the young British artists, Wearing is represented in important collections ranging from the Tate Modern to the Guggenheim and the Hammer Museum. The key to unlocking the work of Gillian Wearing is found not in art history but in reality television, writes Ben Luke in the London Evening Standard. Not so much the tabloid fodder of the 21st century but the tough stuff from the Sixties and Seventies. Always at the grittier end of the Young British Artists spectrum, she is in essence a documentary film maker and photographer, her work weaving around the line that documentary treads between fact and fiction." --Publisher description
Joseph Beuys : parallel processes by Joseph Beuys( Book )

12 editions published in 2010 in German and English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Twenty-four years after his death, the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen is paying homage to the artist, educator and political activist Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) in Düsseldorf, the city with which he is primarily associated. Often the object of intense debate and much hostility during his lifetime, today Beuys ranks among the 20th century's most important and most innovative figures of the artistic avant-garde and is often mentioned in the same breath as Marcel Duchamp and Andy Warhol. This companion book shares the exhibition's goal of displaying "the complete Beuys" by presenting selected works from all phases and artistic media of his multifaceted œuvre
Rebecca Horn : drawings, sculptures, installations, films 1964-2006 by Rebecca Horn( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book is the first publication devoted to a previously largely overlooked group of works by the internationally acclaimed artist Rebecca Horn - her rich and diverse graphic oeuvre. The drawings completed by Rebecca Horn since the sixties include preliminary studies for sculptures, works produced in conjunction with her sculptures and installations, and entirely autonomous pieces. Many of these diagrams, scores, technical designs, and evidently spontaneous drawings are enriched with collaged objects, printed words, and lines of poetry
George Grosz, Berlin-New York by George Grosz( Book )

7 editions published between 1994 and 1995 in German and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogus over het leven en werk van de Duitse graficus, schilder, karikaturist en schrijver (1893-1959)
 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Max Ernst : a retrospective
Alternative Names
Düsseldorf (Germany) Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen

K 20-K 21-Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen Düsseldorf

K20.

K20 K21

K20-K21-Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen Düsseldorf

K20 K21-Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K20 Kunstsammlung

K20, Kunstsammlung am Grabbeplatz

K20 Kunstsammlung am Grabbeplatz (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K20 Kunstsammlung Nordhein-Westfalen, Dusseldorf

K20, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen

K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen am Grabbeplatz

K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K20K21-Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K20K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)

K20K21-Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K20

K21 Kunstsammlung in Ständehaus (Germany)

K21 Kunstsammlung in Ständehaus (Německo)

K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Germany)

K21, Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen im Ständehaus (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

K21 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Německo)

Kunst des 20. und 21. Jahrhunderts Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

Kunstsammlung am Grabbeplatz

Kunstsammlung im Ständehaus (Düsseldorf, Allemagne)

Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen Düsseldorf, 2002 -

Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K20

North Rhine-Westphalia Kunstsammlung

Stiftung Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen K 20

Languages
German (129)

English (88)

Covers
Donald JuddAmedeo Modigliani : paintings, sculptures, drawingsKandinsky : watercolors and drawingsThe Blue Four : Feininger, Jawlensky, Kandinsky, and Klee in the New WorldMasterpieces of 20th-century art from the Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, DüsseldorfMerz : in the beginning was Merz : from Kurt Schwitters to the present dayTypologiesMartin Kippenberger