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Whitechapel Art Gallery

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Works: 1,659 works in 2,762 publications in 4 languages and 28,555 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Editor, Publisher, Other
Classifications: ND237.N43, 759.13
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Alice Neel : painted truths by Alice Neel ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 853 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume presents a survey of the works of American artist Alice Neel (1900-1984). Neel became known for her oil on canvas portraits of friends, family, lovers, poets, artists and strangers. Her paintings are notable for their expressionistic use of line and color, psychological acumen, and emotional intensity. She was unique for her time because she was a portrait painter at a time when this was traditionally the role of a male artist. Although the book focuses on her portraits, it also covers the artist's early social realist paintings and cityscapes, tracing the evolution of Neel's style and examining themes that she revisited throughout her career
Juan Gris by Christopher Green ( Book )
14 editions published in 1992 in 3 languages and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Monografie van de Spaanse kubistische schilder (1887-1927)
David Smith, sculpture and drawings by David Smith ( Book )
3 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seven stories about modern art in Africa : an exhibition by Whitechapel Art Gallery ( Book )
11 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An exhibition organised by the Whitechapel Art Gallery, London as part of africa95, a season celebrating the arts of Africa taking place in Britain from August to December 1995. Concept and General Editor: Clementine Deliss
Lucian Freud : recent work by Catherine Lampert ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fernand Léger : the later years by Fernand Léger ( Book )
17 editions published between 1987 and 1988 in English and held by 544 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Failure by Lisa Le Feuvre ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 401 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Amidst current global uncertainty failure has become a central subject of investigation in recent art. Artists have actively claimed the space of failure to propose a resistant view of the world. Here success is deemed overrated, doubt embraced, experimentation encouraged and risk considered a viable position. Between the poles of success and failure lies a productive space where paradox rules and dogma is refused. This anthology establishes failure as a core concern in contemporary cultural production. Failure is one of a series documenting major themes and ideas in contemporary art."
Cy Twombly : paintings, works on paper, sculpture by Cy Twombly ( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and German and held by 397 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published in conjunction with a retrospective exhibition held at Whitechapel Art Gallery, London, 25 September - 15 November 1987, and the Städtische Kunsthalle, Düsseldorf, 11 December 1987 - 31 January 1988
British sculpture in the twentieth century by Sandy Nairne ( Book )
5 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Howard Hodgkin : forty paintings, 1973-84 by Howard Hodgkin ( Book )
8 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 336 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Adjaye : making public buildings : specificity, customization, imbrication by David Adjaye ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 302 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
David Adjaye is one of the most sought-after architects of his generation. This book focuses on his built and planned public buildings, reproducing and analysing his designs and models in numerous colour illustrations
Paintings, prints, and drawings, 1960-1970 by David Hockney ( Book )
5 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Richard Diebenkorn by Richard Diebenkorn ( Book )
10 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and Spanish and held by 271 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Faces in the crowd : picturing modern life from Manet to today = volti nella folla : immagini dell vita moderna da Manet a oggi ( Book )
6 editions published in 2004 in English and Italian and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans Bellmer by Hans Bellmer ( Book )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 254 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Frida Kahlo and Tina Modotti by Frida Kahlo ( Book )
10 editions published in 1982 in English and German and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Julian Schnabel : paintings, 1975-1986, Whitechapel, 19 September-26 October 1986 by Julian Schnabel ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sir Christopher Wren, an exhibition by Kerry Downes ( Book )
4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gillian Wearing by Gillian Wearing ( Book )
10 editions published in 2012 in German and English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
British artist Gillian Wearing explores the lives of ordinary people through her photographs and films, often masking her subjects and using staging techniques to challenge the public and private identities of her individuals. This monograph provides an overview of the artist's work from the early, iconic photographs of people holding up signs with written personal confessions or thoughts, titled 'Signs that Say What You Want Them to Say and Not Signs that Say What Someone Else Wants You to Say' (1992 - 93), to her latest video 'Bully' (2010) in which the roles of victims and perpetrators, actors and directors are blurred. 0Exhibition: Whitechapel Gallery, London, UK / K20 Kunstsammlung Nordrhein-Westfalen, Düsseldorf, Germany / Pinakothek der Moderne, Munich, Germany
Rachel Harrison : museum with walls by Rachel Harrison ( Book )
5 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Art Gallery
Art Gallery London-Whitechapel
Art Gallery Whitechapel
London Whitechapel Art Gallery
Whitechapel Art Gallery
Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Whitechapel Art Gallery (London, England)
Whitechapel gallery
Whitechapel gallery Londres
Languages
English (158)
German (16)
Spanish (2)
Italian (1)
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