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Ratcliff, Carter

Overview
Works: 548 works in 870 publications in 3 languages and 16,920 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Exhibition catalogs  Biography  Juvenile works  Interviews 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Creator, Interviewer, Author of introduction
Classifications: ND237.O5, B
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Most widely held works by Carter Ratcliff
John Singer Sargent by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
21 editions published between 1982 and 2001 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,095 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of nineteenth-century American artist John Singer Sargent, looking at his oil portraits, watercolors, and murals, and includes over three hundred illustrations in color and black-and-white
Andy Warhol by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
15 editions published between 1983 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,351 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents a brief biography of Andy Warhol and discusses his works and their influence on the art world
The fate of a gesture : Jackson Pollock and postwar American art by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
11 editions published between 1995 and 1998 in English and held by 825 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Drawing from twenty years of experience as an art critic in New York, Carter Ratcliff maps the Manhattan art world from Fifty-seventh Street to SoHo, revisiting the world of studios, galleries, and artists' bars where those personalities met and clashed. He follows the story of postwar American art from the late 1940s through the triumph of Abstract Expressionism and the sudden explosion of Pop Art, all the way to the boom of the 1980s, which brought stardom to an array of young artists. Over it all looms the monumental and tragic figure of Jackson Pollock, the measure of all who have felt compelled to challenge him
Alex Katz by Alex Katz ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 653 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thrown rope by Peter Hutchinson ( )
11 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 519 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Although Peter Hutchinson has been working with land art since the 1960s, he has yet to receive his proper due. His work isn't found in galleries and he doesn't practice the kind of sensationalism that is typical of the art world. He is a refreshingly modest artist, and his delicate, fleeting work is extraordinarily beautiful, remarkably intelligent, and endlessly charming. It is our hope that Thrown Rope will place Hutchinson where he belongs: in the canon of modern art alongside Andy Goldsworthy and Robert Smithson. Hutchinson's works are ephemeral and evanescent, produced out in the open, where they are subject to the whims of nature. Much of it is the product of his "thrown rope" method--literally throwing ropes over an expanse of land, then placing lime or planting flowers along the lines determined by the ropes. The result is a snakelike garden or swerving lines of bleached land. Hutchinson has even thrown ropes underwater, planting flowers at the bottom of a lake or stringing oranges or onions beneath the water's surface. Such projects are just a slice of Hutchinson's many conceptual pieces. The photographs within Thrown Rope are all that exists to document Hutchinson's career. Reproduced here along with Hutchinson's own handwritten notes, they provide an inspirational look at one of the most under appreciated artists of our time."--Publisher's website
Pat Steir paintings by Pat Steir ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 448 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Red Grooms by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
4 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 417 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Out of the box : the reinvention of art, 1965-1975 by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in English and held by 415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Georgia O'Keeffe by Georgia O'Keeffe ( Book )
16 editions published in 2003 in German and English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents the life of the twentieth-century American painter who drew much of her artistic inspiration from nature
Robert Longo by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
15 editions published in 1985 in German and English and held by 385 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Komar & Melamid by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
7 editions published between 1988 and 1989 in English and held by 382 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Botero by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
5 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 368 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joe Brainard : a retrospective by Constance Lewallen ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 338 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Alex Katz, the complete prints by Nicholas P Maravell ( Book )
8 editions published between 1975 and 1983 in English and held by 332 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gilbert & George : the Singing sculpture by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
10 editions published in 1993 in English and German and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jorge Castillo : drawing, painting, sculpture by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 260 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Aldo Rossi : drawings and paintings by Morris Adjmi ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 251 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leon Polk Smith : American painter by Leon Polk Smith ( Book )
10 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and Undetermined and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Castillo, drawings, New York 1980-1983 by Carter Ratcliff ( Book )
8 editions published in 1984 in 3 languages and held by 229 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fletcher Benton : an American artist ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 205 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Towering large-scale painted steel forms that evoke grids, crystals, and the structural practicality of architecture, Fletcher Benton's sculptures can hold their own "amid the glass and steel towers of the contemporary city" while being equally compatible with the vineyards and fields where they are also often sited. His work has garnered attention and commissions from museums and collectors from California to Italy. In this career monograph, Benton's work is discussed in three different essays, each honing in on a specific period in his career. It is the first inclusive and thorough examination of this major American sculptor and how his work fits into the art timeline of the twentieth century
 
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Alternative Names
ラトクリフ, カーター
Languages
English (143)
German (23)
Spanish (3)
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