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Hayward Gallery

Works: 1,093 works in 2,707 publications in 4 languages and 61,690 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Editor, Other, Publisher, sht
Classifications: ND237.H75, 759.13
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Edward Hopper : the art and the artist by Edward Hopper( Book )
5 editions published between 1980 and 1996 in English and held by 1,633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhapsodies in black : art of the Harlem Renaissance ( Book )
10 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 1,335 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Rhapsodies in Black takes a fresh look at the Harlem Renaissance, contesting narrow interpretations of it as an isolated phenomenon confined to artists of color inhabiting a few square miles of Manhattan and, instead, recognizing it as a historical moment of global significance, with connections to Europe, Africa, the Caribbean, and other parts of the United States, in particular Chicago and the Deep South. Like jazz musicians, the artists of the Harlem Renaissance era traveled and interacted, and their art was cosmopolitan, inspired by European modernism as well as the cultural and artistic groundswell of black America
Pop art redefined by John Russell( Book )
4 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 1,277 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia O'Keeffe : American and modern by Charles C Eldredge( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and Japanese and held by 1,158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia O'Keeffe has become a legend in modern western culture. As an artist, she was able to garner and sustain the attention of the public and critics alike for well over six decades. Though O'Keeffe is particularly known for her canvases of large flowers and of bones and skulls, her oeuvre is far more extensive. Georgia O'Keeffe: American and Modern accompanies the first international retrospective of one of the most loved American artists. Charles C. Eldredge explores two qualities of the artist's work - the American and the modern - suggesting that they were the leading impulses for her extraordinary vision. Beginning with a discussion of O'Keeffe as an American artist, Eldredge describes the openly nationalistic billing that the photographer and art impresario Alfred Stieglitz, who later became her husband, gave to her one-woman exhibition in New York in 1923. Even in O'Keeffe's earliest works, her penchant for abstraction is evident. Eldredge also examines the artist's later preoccupation with common subjects such as barns, which reflected her desire to paint "something I know." He highlights these subjects as a mark of her modernism - her ability to borrow from the pedestrian world as a vehicle for transcendence. For the first half of the twentieth century, O'Keeffe was the preeminent woman artist of the United States. Eldredge explores this circumstance as well, discussing the psychoanalytic speculation surrounding the element of sexuality in the artist's drawings and paintings. In particular, her flower paintings grabbed the attention of the critics, who were quick to interpret them with the help of the increasingly popular Freudian theory. Despite the inclination to discuss O'Keeffe's art as feminine self-revelation, critics discovered that it transcended easy categorization. As Eldredge points out, her style and choice of subjects evolved from a variety of influences, not the least of which were the photographic techniques she adopted from Stieglitz. Other influences include the immensity of the American West, a profound commitment to nativism and modernism, and a true respect for American culture. As O'Keeffe's work suggests, her life was infused with a spirit reflecting a new outlook, a new approach that was wholly modern - and distinctly American. Eldredge further illuminates the artist's career with a chronology of her life, which is illustrated with photographs - portraits and snapshots - many of them unpublished, and drawn from O'Keeffe's personal archive and from those of renowned photographers. The chronology creates a historical and biographical context for O'Keeffe's career, emphasizing the maturity and talent of the artist, as well as the scope of her acquaintances and travels. This book, which reproduces more than eighty of O'Keeffe's paintings and drawings, and includes extended discussion of many of them, serves as the catalogue for the exhibition "Georgia O'Keeffe: American and Modern," shown at the Hayward Gallery, London; El Museo del Palacio de Bellas Artes, Mexico City; and the Yokohama Museum of Art, Yokohama in 1993 and 1994
Renoir : Hayward Gallery, London, 30 January-21 April 1985, Galeries nationales du Grand palais, Paris, 14 May-2 September 1985, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 9 October 1985-5 January 1986 by Auguste Renoir( Book )
22 editions published in 1985 in English and French and held by 1,138 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tentoonstellingscatalogus van werk van de Franse schilder (1841-1919)
The Great age of fresco: Giotto to Pontormo; an exhibition of mural paintings and monumental drawings by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 1,013 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Spectacular bodies : the art and science of the human body from Leonardo to now by Martin Kemp( Book )
13 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Investigating the wonders of the human face and body, Spectacular Bodies: The Art and Science of the Human Body from Leonardo to Now comprises an array of treasures from the worlds of art and science. Works of art spanning five centuries are considered in an unexpected context, alongside ancient medical books and instruments, and detailed life-size anatomical wax models. Artworks include anatomical drawings by Leonardo, Michelangelo, Durer and Stubbs; a unique group of 17th- and 18th-century portraits of Dutch surgeons at work; and masterpieces by Rembrandt, Gericault, Courbet, Degas and Frith." "Photography, sculpture, video and installations by eight contemporary artists, including Christine Borland, Tony Oursler, Marc Quinn and Bill Viola, provide new perspectives on the subject. Focusing on a variety of issues raised by the historical material, the contemporary works provide alternative ways of thinking about our relationship with science and medicine." "Illustrated and with essays by Martin Kemp, Spectacular Bodies reveals a new way of seeing ourselves."--Jacket
Objects of desire : the modern still life by Margit Rowell( Book )
8 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 925 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Exhibition : 5/25-8/26/97, Dist. by Abrams, Explores the genre in the 20th c
Leonardo da Vinci by Leonardo( Book )
11 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 879 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paul Klee : the nature of creation, works 1914-1940 by Robert Kudielka( Book )
9 editions published between 2000 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Featuring an essay by Robert Kudielka, this book brings to the fore the seminal role Paul Klee had in the development of 20th-century art and asserts the continuing relevance of his work today
The drawings of Jasper Johns by Nan Rosenthal( Book )
10 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 711 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Edgar Degas : the painter as printmaker by Sue Welsh Reed( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 699 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drawings of Henri Matisse by John Elderfield( Book )
8 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 692 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Goya : drawings from his private albums by Juliet Wilson Bareau( Book )
9 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 664 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Francisco Goya (1746-1828) is the first truly modern artist, whose penetrating vision of humanity is as relevant today as it was revolutionary in his own time. His most innovative works were created after a near-fatal illness that left him profoundly deaf at the age of forty-seven. Alongside a prodigious output in paintings and prints, he expressed his most private thoughts and feelings in eight remarkable albums of drawings. Made over a period of thirty years, the albums were split up after his death; their pages are now scattered in public and private collections throughout the world." "The album drawings reveal Goya's astonishing powers of invention and observation. They include amazing flights of fantasy, nightmare and biting satire, and show the artist's imagination at work on a vast range of subjects - the pageant of carnival and Holy Week, the upheavals of war, images of childhood and old age, witches and charlatans - in a reflection, both violent and tender, of the world around him." "In this book, Juliet Wilson-Bareau brings together 117 of the finest album drawings. They are shown here for the first time as full-page colour reproductions, all save the largest album as actual-size facsimiles. The drawings are accompanied by extensive commentaries, together with an introductory essay and texts on each of the albums."--Jacket
English romanesque art, 1066-1200 : Hayward Gallery, London, 5 April-8 July 1984 ( Book )
15 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Salvador Dalí : the early years by Salvador Dalí( Book )
8 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 620 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This highly original reassessment of Dali's artistic complexity and importance as an innovator contains extensive, previously unpublished documentary material and has been designed to recreate the distinctive look of publications of the period. It includes an extended selection of his texts in translation, an illustrated chronology, many drawings and color plates of the most significant paintings of the period
Francis Bacon : the human body by David Sylvester( Book )
11 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 572 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the image of man : the Indian perception of the universe through 2000 years of painting and sculpture : [catalogue by Arts Council of Great Britain( Book )
19 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 560 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Toulouse-Lautrec by Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec( Book )
8 editions published in 1991 in 3 languages and held by 524 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Arts Council. Hayward Gallery
Arts Council of England. Hayward Gallery.
Arts Council of Great Britain Hayward Gallery
Hayward Gallery
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