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Bourgeois, Louise 1911-2010

Overview
Works: 884 works in 1,519 publications in 9 languages and 24,080 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Catalogs  Sources  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Illustrator, Interviewee, Translator, Engraver, Artist, Lithographer, Creator, Actor, Narrator, Other, Author of introduction, Contributor, Printer of plates, Honoree, Dedicatee
Classifications: NB237.B65, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louise Bourgeois
Louise Bourgeois by Marie-Laure Bernadac ( Book )
73 editions published between 1986 and 2010 in 6 languages and held by 2,425 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronological overview of the life and work of sculptor Louise Bourgeois, from her symbolic works on paper to her newest works
Louise Bourgeois by Deborah Wye ( Book )
6 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fantastic reality : Louise Bourgeois and a story of modern art by Mignon Nixon ( Book )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 484 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prints of Louise Bourgeois by Deborah Wye ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 399 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her increasing recognition since then culminated with the selection of her work to represent the United States at the 1993 Venice Biennale
Louise Bourgeois the spider, the mistress and the tangerine ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 373 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive and dramatic documentary on the life and work of sculptor Louise Bourgeois
It is almost that : a collection of image+text work by women artists & writers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 203 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is almost that collects twenty-six visionary works by women artists and writers."--P. [4] of dust jacket
Louise Bourgeois : Konstruktionen für den freien Fall by Christiane Meyer-Thoss ( Book )
4 editions published in 1992 in German and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art city a ruling passion ( Visual )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Many artists use the pain, exhilaration and resolution of private desires to express themselves in their art. This documentary focuses on intense personalities who've used their art to explore the emotional impact, or dark humor of psychological truths. The film also plumbs issues that affect artists -- preoccupations of startling universality -- like community, motivation and controversy, finding one's audience, and just "getting it right."
Louise Bourgeois : la famille by Thomas Kellein ( Book )
5 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art city ( Visual )
in English and held by 142 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In vol. 1 artists, collectors, and dealers bring to life the art capital of the world, New York, as it plunges into the 21st Century. The film discusses inspiration, aesthetics, & the meaning of success. Vol.2 travels from Taos and Santa Fe, to Brooklyn, Manhattan, Woodstock, Las Vegas and Los Angeles, to takes viewers on a revealing trip into the studios and lives of a group of singular artists. In vol. 3 many artists use the pain, exhilaration and resolution of private desires to express themselves. This film focuses on intense personalities who've used their art to explore the emotional impact of psychological truths
Hans Bellmer, Louise Bourgeois : double sexus by Elfriede Jelinek ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in German and Multiple languages and held by 132 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Bourgeois : the blind leading the blind by Mâkhi Xenakis ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hebdomeros : with Monsieur Dudron's adventure, and other metaphysical writings by Giorgio De Chirico ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surrealistische roman en andere metafysisch getinte teksten van de Grieks-Italiaanse kunstenaar en schrijver (1888-1978)
Louise Bourgeois : the secret of the Cells by Rainer Crone ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the 1930s Louise Bourgeois has worked with materials ranging from rubber and fabric to glass and cement, through which she has told the stories of her own life and the lives of others. This book traces her life from her Paris youth, through her experiences with the leading artists of the New York School, to her famed installations
(In search of) the perfect lover : werke von/works by Louise Bourgeois ... [et al.] aus der/from the Sammlung Hauser und Wirth ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 113 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art city making it in Manhattan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 104 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moves into lofts, studios and galleries for intimate scenes of artists at work. They discuss inspiration, aesthetic issues, the meaning of success, and how they overcame hardship to pursue a lifetime in art
Gaston Lachaise, 1882-1935 by Gaston Lachaise ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in French and English and held by 99 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Né à Paris, fils de fabricant de meubles, Gaston Lachaise commence à exposer à partir de 1899 au Salon. Au début du nouveau siècle, il rencontre Isabel Dutaud Nagel dont il tombe amoureux. Ce n'est qu'en 1917 qu'il l'épouse après avoir émigré aux Etats-Unis pour la suivre. Le corps de sa femme a été sa source d'inspiration première pour ses sculptures
Wonderwater : Alice Offshore by Roni Horn ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each volume contains texts written in response to the same selection of Horn's titles/phrases. The annotaters are sculptor Louise Bourgeois, writers Anne Carson and Hélène Cixous, and film director John Waters
Louise Bourgeois ( Visual )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 93 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this program you'll see the sensual and provocative work of Louise Bourgeois who produced sculpture which is highly charged in content as well as eerily beautiful in form. Also seen are two of her environments, a lair installed at the Robert Miller Gallery and a work in progress on Staten Island. In a lengthy interview, the artist discusses her work and passion, her philosophy of art and her development as an artist
Louise Bourgeois at close quarters ( Visual )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 86 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this lecture Rosamond Bernier gives a richly documented account of Louise Bourgeois, an outstanding sculptor and a remarkable human being. The artist speaks of her troubled girlhood and of the persistent fears and obsessions that have motivated her work. Her exchanges with Rosamond Bernier have both a total candor and an unforgettable pungency
 
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Alternative Names
Bourgeois, L. 1911-2010
Bourgeois, Louise, 1911-
Bourgeois, Louise Joséphine, 1911-2010
Goldwater, Louise, 1911-2010
L. B. 1911-2010
Louise Bourgeois
ブルジョワ, ルイーズ
Languages
English (214)
German (26)
French (22)
Italian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
Dutch (3)
Finnish (2)
Catalan (1)
Spanish (1)
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