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Contemporary Arts Museum

Overview
Works: 595 works in 969 publications in 2 languages and 18,492 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Periodicals 
Roles: Other, Publisher, Organizer of meeting
Classifications: N6537.S6164, 709.2
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Most widely held works by Contemporary Arts Museum
Kiki Smith : a gathering, 1980-2005 by Siri Engberg( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 597 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Terry Winters : paintings, drawings, prints 1994/2004 by Richard Shiff( Book )

7 editions published between 2004 and 2005 in English and held by 535 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American still life, 1945-1983 by Linda L Cathcart( Book )

8 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 416 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Cinema remixed & reloaded : Black women artists and the moving image since 1970 by Andrea Barnwell Brownlee( Book )

5 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 365 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ida Applebroog : happy families : a fifteen-year survey by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Art Guys : think twice 1983-1995( Book )

6 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 325 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Wilson's vision : an exhibition of works by Trevor J Fairbrother( Book )

3 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Rauschenberg : work from four series, a sesquicentennial exhibition by Robert Rauschenberg( Book )

3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 323 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The window in twentieth-century art by Suzanne Delehanty( Book )

5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 310 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Splat, boom, pow! : the influence of cartoons in contemporary art by Valerie Cassel( Book )

6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Billy Al Bengston : paintings of three decades by Billy Al Bengston( Book )

7 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Public address : Krzysztof Wodiczko( Book )

6 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jim Love : from now on by Lynn M Herbert( Book )

5 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jim Love: From Now On is the first publication to celebrate Houston sculptor Jim Love's work in over 20 years. Love first gained national recognition in 1961 when his work was included in The Museum of Modern Art's groundbreaking exhibition The Art of Assemblage. He began his career as an urban archaeologist of sorts, scouring junkyards for interesting castoffs and later welding original forms of iron and steel. Inspired by the Surrealist- and Dada-influenced practice of assemblage, he elevated ordinary objects to inventive and often amusing works of art that include his early "put togethers" from the 1950s; his signature bears, birds, and dogs that take on life's dilemmas; his range of work that explores flowers as a motif; and his portraits, theatrical tableaux, and designs for furniture and other functional objects. A central figure in Houston art circles from the 1950s until his untimely death in 2005, Love most notably collaborated with the collectors John and Dominique de Menil. Known for his public commissions in Houston, such as Call Ernie (1985) at William P. Hobby Airport and Portable Trojan Bear (1974) in Hermann Park, Love's work is also included in the permanent collections of the Whitney Museum of American Art and The Museum of Modern Art in New York; the Dallas Museum of Art; The Menil Collection, Houston; and The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Love was born in 1927 in Amarillo, Texas, and moved to Houston after his graduation from Baylor University, where he received a BBA (1952) in business administration."--Publisher's website
Lari Pittman by Lari Pittman( Book )

4 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Katalog over vrker af den amerikanske kunstner Lari Pittman, f. 1952
South Bronx hall of fame : sculpture by John Ahearn and Rigoberto Torres by Richard Goldstein( Book )

6 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How latitudes become forms : art in a global age( Book )

4 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fred Sandback : sculpture by Fred Sandback( Book )

4 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Word as image : American art, 1960-1990( Book )

3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Milton Resnick--paintings, 1945-1985 by Milton Resnick( Book )

5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Kiki Smith : a gathering, 1980-2005
Alternative Names

controlled identityContemporary Arts Association (Houston, Tex.)

Contemporary art museum

Contemporary Art Museum Houston.

Contemporary art museum Houston, Tex.

Contemporary Arts Association

Contemporary Arts Museum

Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston

Houston Contemporary Arts Museum

Houston (Tex.)

Houston, Tex. Contemporary arts museum

Museo de Artes Contemporneas de Houston.

Museo de Artes Contemporneas de Houston, Texas

Хьюстонский музей современного искусства

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Terry Winters : paintings, drawings, prints 1994/2004Cinema remixed & reloaded : Black women artists and the moving image since 1970The Art Guys : think twice 1983-1995Robert Wilson's vision : an exhibition of worksSplat, boom, pow! : the influence of cartoons in contemporary artJim Love : from now onLari PittmanHow latitudes become forms : art in a global age