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Bezzola, Tobia

Works: 182 works in 407 publications in 2 languages and 5,595 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Portraits  Juvenile works  Biography  History  Catalogs  Pictorial works 
Roles: Editor, Creator, Adapter, Author of introduction, Contributor, Collaborator, Redactor, Director, Composer
Classifications: N6853.G5, B
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Most widely held works by Tobia Bezzola
Alberto Giacometti by Christian Klemm ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and German and held by 839 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Today, one hundred years after his birth and a generation after his death, Alberto Giacometti is recognized as one of the small group of modern masters who dominated art during much of the twentieth century. This centennial volume both celebrates his achievement and reexamines his work, and thus contributes to a more focused concentration on the art itself" "The importance of reassessing Giacometti's work resides not only in each new generation finding a somewhat different artist than its forebears, but also in that each fresh look tends to impede the spread of myths and generalizations that shield us from the complexities of a great artist's oeuvre. This publication is meant to extend popular and critical understanding of Giacometti's achievement and to return the reader to the center of Giacometti's work, where new insights can only be revealed by the objects themselves."--BOOK JACKET
The original copy : photography of sculpture, 1839 to today by Roxana Marcoci ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 477 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"The exhibition and book were conceived by Roxana Marcoci ... who organized them around distinct conceptual ideas. Examining the rich historical legacy of photography, and the aesthetic shifts that have taken place in the medium over the last 170 years, she also built on extensive conversations and collaborations with living artists to explore its uses within contemporary art practice. At the same time she asked the question, 'What is sculpture?,' tracing it through a selection of 300 outstanding pictures that tap on a broad spectrum of expressions, ranging in subject from inanimate objects to the performing human body. The Original Copy incorporates impressive groups of works by many key figures of modernist and avant-garde art"--P. 7
Max Beckmann and Paris : Matisse Picasso Braque Leǵer Rouault by Max Beckmann ( Book )
10 editions published in 1998 in English and German and held by 339 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Published on the occasion of the exhibition held in Zurich and St Louis 25 September 1998- May 9, 1999
Picasso by Picasso : his first museum exhibition 1932 by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
8 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 324 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
I 1932 dannede Zürich rammen om Pablo Picassos (1881-1973) første museumsudstilling. Nu vises store dele af udstillingen igen samme sted
Henri Cartier-Bresson and Alberto Giacometti ; la décision de l'oeil = the decision of the eye by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
7 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 286 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferdinand Hodler, landscapes by Ferdinand Hodler ( Book )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 242 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
André Breton : Dossier Dada by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
8 editions published in 2005 in German and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Thomas Struth, photographs, 1978-2010 by Thomas Struth ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Photographer Thomas Struth is one of the most acclaimed artists to emerge from Europe in the late twentieth century. With great precision, clarity of color, and an unwavering instinct for composition, he addresses both important photographic motifs and informal, often little-known subjects. Struth characteristically treats the various aspects of his photographs in an even-handed way, a neutrality he also applies to the viewer, for he puts the viewing public on a par with his pictorial world. This lavish volume is the most comprehensive study of Struth's œuvre, showcasing all of the famous series and images: the streetscapes of Düsseldorf, New York City, Rome, China, and elsewhere; the family portraits; the museum photographs; the flowers, plants, and rainforests; and most recently, the studies of science and technology. Struth revisits many of his subjects, adding ever more layers of complexity and interpretation. Essays by renowned curators and critics complete this essential study of one of the world's major artists."--From publisher description
Harald Szeemann : with by through because towards despite ; catalogue of all exhibitions 1957-2005 by Harald Szeemann ( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 150 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"This catalogue of all Harald Szeemann's exhibitions is a compendium of materials and sources relating to the work of the most celebrated independent organiser of exhibitions in the latter part of the 20th century"--P. 7
Paul Gauguin : the prints by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
5 editions published in 2012 in English and German and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The rarely seen works collected in this volume comprise nearly the entire print output of Paul Gauguin. Universally revered as one of the founding fathers of modern painting, Paul Gauguin was also an accomplished printer. Working mostly in woodcuts, he translated his fascination with life in the South Seas into pieces of extraordinary beauty and simplicity. This volume presents the three print series that Gauguin created: a dozen zinc etchings made in 1889; his most famous series, the partially hand-tinted woodcuts created for his famed book Noa Noa, which were made after Gauguin's first trip to Tahiti; and a third series of woodcuts completed during his second stay on the island. This small printed oeuvre demonstrates how the medium was an ideal outlet for Gauguin's experimental and audacious artistry. 0Exhibition: Kunsthaus Zürich, Switzerland
Sade surreal : der Marquis de Sade und die erotische Fantasie des Surrealismus in Text und Bild ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in German and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Europop by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
5 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Die Rhetorik bei Kant, Fichte und Hegel : ein Beitrag zur Philosophiegeschichte der Rhetorik by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
10 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in German and held by 109 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Main description: Die Studie beschreibt die Validierung der Rhetorik durch die Philosophie des deutschen Idealismus am Beispiel dreier ihrer größten Vertreter und fördert drei deutlich unterschiedene Positionen zutage. Den Leitfaden der Untersuchung bilden die von Platon formulierten und von Kant, Fichte und Hegel jeweils unterschiedlich ausgedeuteten zentralen Gesichtspunkte philosophischer Rhetorikreflexion: die logisch-methodologische, die ästhetische und die politisch-moralische Kritik sowie die Kritik des Rhetorischen als Korruption der Philosophie selbst
Feast of color : the Merzbacher-Mayer Collection by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
7 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Socialist architecture : the vanishing act by Armin Linke ( Book )
5 editions published between 2011 and 2012 in German and English and held by 82 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Socialist Architecture: The Vanishing Act" is a collaborative project between photographer Armin Linke and architect Srdjan Jovanovic Weiss. Weiss and Linke have worked together since 2009 to visit and document selected examples of ex-Yugoslav Socialist architecture in order to document the state that they are in today. The Socialist Federation of Yugoslavia vanished during the early 1990s and the former Socialist states were Balkanized into a number of emerging democracies. Each of these new states inherited monuments, buildings, landscapes, and infrastructure, which were constructed specifically for the former Socialist context and needs. After Yugoslavia vanished, most of the inherited architecture was left vacant and in a state of limbo between being repurposed and reused for new content, or simply being declared Socialist archeology, and continuing its life as ruins. By creating documentation, "Socialist Architecture: The Vanishing Act" captures the indecision of five particular emerging democracies today: Croatia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Montenegro, Macedonia, and Serbia, and the distinct effects their irresolution creates spatially and visually on former Yugoslav architecture
Europop : [anlässlich der Ausstellung Europop, Kunsthaus Zürich, 15. Februar - 12. Mai 2008] ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in German and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Equilibre : Gleichgewicht, Äquivalenz, und Harmonie in der Kunst des 20. Jahrhunderts ( Book )
3 editions published in 1993 in German and held by 75 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Valérie Belin : black eyed susan by Valérie Belin ( Book )
3 editions published in 2011 in English and German and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ferdinand Hodler - Landschaften : [dieser Katalog begleitet die Ausstellung "Ferdinand Hodler. Landschaften", Kunsthaus Zürich, 5. März bis 6. Juni 2004] by Tobia Bezzola ( Book )
5 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in German and held by 63 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Engl. Ausg.: Ferdinand Hodler: landscapes (Vertrieb: Scalo, Zürich)
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