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Bischoff, Elmer 1916-1991

Overview
Works: 64 works in 82 publications in 2 languages and 1,108 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Exhibition catalogs  Interviews  History  Sources  Photographs 
Roles: Illustrator, Interviewee
Classifications: ND237.B59364, 759.13
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Elmer Bischoff : the ethics of paint by Susan Landauer ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 619 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Elmer Bischoff (1916-1991) is generally regarded as one of the leaders among the artists in the San Francisco Bay Area who, after contributing to the local emergence of Abstract Expressionism during the 1940s and 50s, shifted the terms of their spectacularly sensual brushwork to recognizable imagery. Bill Berkson writes that if "David Park was the classicist of the founding triad of the Bay Area Figurative painters, and Richard Diebenkorn the modernist, Bischoff was the romantic." Designed to accompany a major retrospective of Bischoff's work, this volume is illustrated with duotones and color plates that faithfully capture the subtle variations in shade that characterize the painter's oeuvre. Berkson and Susan Landauer, both of whom knew Bischoff, provide the definitive view of the life, art, and teaching career of this important artist."--BOOK JACKET
Elmer Bischoff, 1947-1985 by Robert M Frash ( Book )
3 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elmer Bischoff : figurative paintings 1957-1972 : the Oakland Museum, Art Special Gallery, October 14-December 14, 1975 by Oakland Museum ( Book )
1 edition published in 1975 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area : Bischoff ... [et al.], North Carolina Museum of Art, July 27-September 4, 1988 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Elmer Bischoff: figurative paintings 1957-1972 by Oakland Museum ( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An art of wondering: The King Ubu Gallery ( Book )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The drawings of Elmer Bischoff : from the collections of family and friends ( Book )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Conversations with Elmer Bischoff : by Elmer Bischoff ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In the first interview, Bischoff discusses the UC Berkeley Dept. of Art, 1960s, 1970s; Hans Hofmann influence; thoughts on the Breakfast Group and studio critiques; "Figure with Tree," 1972; thoughts on problems and pitfalls in painting. The second interview was conducted in 1977 by Paul J. Karlstrom of the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material by Elmer Bischoff ( )
in Undetermined and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Assembled file includes clippings, photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, postcards, press releases, slides, resumes, reviews, exhibition ephemera
Nude and Interior by Elmer Bischoff ( )
in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
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Oral history interview with Elmer Bischoff by Elmer Bischoff ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
An interview of Elmer Bischoff conducted 1965 Jan. 20, by Mary McChesney, for the Archives of American Art
NEW DIRECTIONS IN PAINTING ( Book )
1 edition published in 1959 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
[Conversation with an artist: Elmer Bischoff] ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Interview with artist Elmer Bischoff. Bischoff describes his artistic influences (Rembrandt, Munch, Renoir, Matisse and Picasso, as well as the New York artists such as de Kooning). Discusses the imagery in his paintings and his attitude toward teaching (at UC Berkeley and SF Art institute). Discusses some of the artists he taught (namely Joan Brown) who possessed singular talent. Possibly taped in conjunction with the exhibition, Elmer Bischoff: Matrix 55, presented at the University of California, Berkeley, University Art Museum, Oct. 22 - Dec. 15, 1982
Elmer Bischoff : Hirschl & Adler Modern, 16 March - 13 April 1985 ( Book )
1 edition published in 1985 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Elmer Nelson Bischoff artist file : by Elmer Bischoff ( Visual )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Assembled artist file includes b&w photographs, reproductions from books and auction catalogs, and in some cases, negatives. Items may include full views, details, before and after restoration views, etc. Documentation may include artist name, title of work, medium, dimensions, provenance, exhibition history, related works, previous attributions, and bibliography
Elmer Bischoff at HSU October 27, 1988 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
A San Francisco Bay Area artist discusses his work and shows slides selected from his student years at Berkeley in the 30's forward, and, by including other artists who were important to his development, provides historical perspective on art movements. A brief question and answer session follows
Elmer Bischoff papers by Elmer Bischoff ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The papers of San Francisco painter and arts instructor Elmer Bischoff measure 3.8 linear feet and date from 1914 to 1990, with the bulk of the material dating from the late 1950s to the mid-1980s. Found within the papers are biographical materials, scattered correspondence, notes and notebooks, teaching and student files, printed materials, artwork and two sketchbooks, and photographs and negatives of Bischoff, his family, post World War II Europe, and artwork studies
Hassel Smith papers by Hassel Smith ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Writings by Smith include artist statements, creative writings, his thoughts on the art market and art institutions, the San Francisco art community, and social criticism. Writings by others consist primarily of essays about Smith and his work. There are also writings by Smith's friend Robert Wollard. Artwork includes sketches, doodles, and Christmas cards done by Smith, and a handful of artwork by others
On painting : the work of Elmer Bischoff and Joan Brown by Elmer Bischoff ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Painting from the San Francisco Bay Area : Bischoff, Brown, DeForest, Diebenkorn, Oliveira, Thiebaud, Wiley, Wonner; July 27 - September 4, 1988 by NC> North Carolina Museum of Art. <Raleigh ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Bischoff, Elmer
Bischoff, Elmer Nelson 1916-1991
Elmer Nelson Bischoff
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