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Sawin, Martica

Overview
Works: 75 works in 123 publications in 3 languages and 3,598 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Art 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: N6848.5.S96, 759.13
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Most widely held works by Martica Sawin
Surrealism in exile and the beginning of the New York school by Martica Sawin ( Book )
13 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 838 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The French/European story of Surrealism has been written; the story of abstract expressionism has been told. But the connection between them, how one acted as a catalyst for the other, has been a long-missing chapter in the history of art. Martica Sawin finally provides it
Wolf Kahn, landscape painter by Martica Sawin ( Book )
3 editions published in 1981 in English and Undetermined and held by 510 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nell Blaine : her art and life by Martica Sawin ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nell Blaine was an important member of the second generation of the New York School, her work representing a dialogue between abstract principles and her sensory responses to the visible world. Her oils and watercolors of gardens, landscapes, and flower-filled still lifes display her commitment to the pleasure principle, her delight in vision, combined with a gift for improvisation and rhythm learned from the jazz greats of the 1940s
Alan Gussow : a painter's nature by Martica Sawin ( Book )
4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 235 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Stephen Pace by Martica Sawin ( Book )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 165 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Critical and biographical text summarize the artist's life and art from his early forceful abstract expressionist canvases to the luminous representational paintings of recent decades. Recollections of Depression-era farm life and vignettes of coastal Maine display Pace's radiant colour and agile capacity to distill the essence of a subject in succinct and telling strokes. - Publisher
Brian Rutenberg by Brian Rutenberg ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The landscape, complex in its layers, has guided abstract painter Brian Rutenberg's approach to composition and color for the entire development of his career. He draws on the landscape that he remembers from childhood, growing up between Pawleys Island and Charleston, South Carolina, where the rivers and lakes join the ocean. He adds to this a strong influence from the music of Glenn Gould and Celtic culture, as well as the painters Joan Mitchell and Hans Hofman. The resulting work elicits a profoundly visceral experience as he reinvents abstraction with a sense of spirituality." "This volume is the most comprehensive presentation of his work to date; it includes more than 90 illustrations of his paintings and drawings."--BOOK JACKET
Mary Frank : experiences by Mary Frank ( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 116 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Leon Kelly : an American Surrealist by Leon Kelly ( Book )
4 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 103 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Marston Fitch : selected writings 1933-1997 by James Marston Fitch ( Book )
5 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Revered as the father of historic preservation in the United States, architect James Marston Fitch was hailed by the New York Times at the time of his death in 2000 as "an architect whose writings and teachings helped transform historic preservation from a dilettante's pastime into a vigorous, broadly based cultural movement." In this anthology of his writings, spanning over sixty years of his professional career, Fitch's incisive ideas and observations on a range of subjects are brought to light in a single, readable volume. Whether a lament of the loss of functionalism in the wake of modernism, a celebration of the architectural perfection embodied in the University of Virginia campus, or an appeal to architects to heed factors of climate and environment in their designs, Fitch's essays are both provocative and pragmatic and always deeply rooted in the human element. In the face of contemporary concerns such as suburban sprawl, energy expenditure, and environmental degradation, Fitch's writings resonate today more than ever."--Publisher's website
Thomas Cornell : paintings : the birth of nature by Thomas Cornell ( Book )
2 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected writings on architecture, preservation, and the built environment by James Marston Fitch ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 77 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Marston Fitch was hailed by the New York Times at the time of his death in 2000 as "an architect whose writings and teachings helped transform historic preservation from a dilettante's pastime into a vigorous, broadly based cultural movement." In this anthology of his writings, spanning over sixty years of his professional career, Fitch's incisive ideas and observations on a range of subjects are brought to light in a single volume. Whether a lament of the loss of functionalism in the wake of modernism, a celebration of the architectural perfection embodied in the University of Virginia campus, or an appeal to architects to heed factors of climate and environment in their designs, Fitch's essays are both provocative and pragmatic and always deeply rooted in the human element
Yves Tanguy by René Le Bihan ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in French and Breton and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Seymour Lipton : abstract expressionist sculptor by Seymour Lipton ( Book )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 56 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surrealism in America during the 1930s and 1940s : selections from the Penny and Elton Yasuna collection ( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confronting nature : Icelandic art of the 20th century ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Matta : five decades of painting : works from the collections of Federica Matta and Ramuntcho Matta by Matta ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
James Marston Fitch : selected writings on architecture, preservation, and the built environment by James Marston Fitch ( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Paintings, 1949-1960 by John Konstantin Hansegger ( Book )
2 editions published in 1962 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
André Masson in America (1941-1945) by André Masson ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
ソーウィン, マーティカ
Languages
English (53)
French (4)
Breton (1)
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