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Orange County Museum of Art (Calif.)

Works: 99 works in 234 publications in 1 language and 7,300 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Biography 
Roles: Editor, Other, his, Publisher
Classifications: NB237.C28, 759.13
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Alexander Calder and contemporary art : form, balance, joy by Lynne Warren( Book )

8 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 666 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Showcases the work of contemporary sculptors who have been influenced by Alexander Calder, and includes essays on Calder, his practices, and legacy, as well as examples of his art
Elmer Bischoff : the ethics of paint by Susan Landauer( Book )

5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 626 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."--Jacket
Richard Diebenkorn : the Ocean Park series by Richard Diebenkorn( Book )

8 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 451 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

From the publisher. This stunning exhibition catalogue celebrates in-depth for the first time Richard Diebenkorn's seminal Ocean Park works, serving as a major reference and a source of new scholarship on the series. As he traversed the worlds of abstract expressionism and figurative painting, Diebenkorn became one of America's most beloved postwar artists. The Ocean Park series, begun in 1967and comprising works in a variety of media, is arguably the most celebrated of his illustrious career. This book features beautifully reproduced works that radiate with color, allowing readers to appreciate the artist's evolving palette as well as his brilliant geometric explorations. The paintings, prints, drawings, and collages that make up the series are examined from diverse perspectives in essays that bring to light new influences and conceptual frameworks that reposition the Ocean Park series, as well as the artist's role in the history of postwar art. The result is a timely re-examination of a major body of work that will excite the numerous fans of this quintessential California artist
Birth of the cool : California art, design, and culture at midcentury by Elizabeth Armstrong( Book )

11 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 411 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

State of mind : new California art circa 1970 by Constance Lewallen( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 381 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'State of Mind' investigates California's vital contributions to conceptual art - in particular, work that emerged in the late 1960s among scattered groups of young artists. The essays reveal connections between the northern and southern conceptual art scenes
Beautiful losers( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 348 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The core of the exhibition showcases the recent multi-media art of Thomas Campbell, Cynthia Connolly, Brian Donnelly (KAWS), Cheryl Dunn, Shepard Fairey, Phil Frost, Mark Gonzales, Evan Hecox, Jo Jackson, Todd James, James Jarvis, Andy Jenkins, Chris Johanson, Spike Jonze, Margaret Kilgallen, Harmony Korine, Geoff McFetridge, Barry McGee, Ryan McGinley, Ryan McGinness, Mike Mills, Steve Powers, Terry Richardson, Clare Rojas, Ed Templeton, Romon Yang, and Tobin Yelland. The exhibition also features a wide selection of Ephemera and Limited Editions created by the artists in Beautiful Losers, as well as other artists and designers in their milieu. This section includes album covers, shoes, prints, skateboards, toys, and zines
Mary Heilmann : to be someone by Elizabeth Armstrong( Book )

9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Illumination : the paintings of Georgia O'Keeffe, Agnes Pelton, Agnes Martin, and Florence Miller Pierce by Karen Moss( Book )

7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 308 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Girls' night out by Elizabeth Armstrong( Book )

7 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 243 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Girls' Night Out brings together the work of an international and intergenerational group of women artists whose works in photography and video reflect a new approach to issues of femininity and identity. The artists in Girls' Night Out create works that possess a quasi- documentary feel and a directness of approach as they engage with such classical art genres as self-portraiture, portraiture (especially featuring young women in the passage from girlhood to adulthood), and landscape. Some of their shared themes include provocative inquiries into youth culture, new notions of beauty, ethnographic techniques mixed with fashion devices, and an interest in journalistic aspects of the media. Formally rigorous and aesthetically resolved, this seemingly traditional imagery is infused by lyricism and psychological complexity. The historical context for Girls' Night Out is found in the photography, film, and performance art of the 1970s and 1980s, which addressed social and political themes, often through provocative satire or irony. The open, fluid approach to gender and sexuality evident in the works in Girls' Night Out is informed by the pioneering conceptual and aesthetic stance of earlier artists but also represents a significant rupture with it. This new work confidently explores female identity without the need to challenge or critique feminine archetypes. The resulting imagery is as uncertain, contradictory, and filled with possibility as the adolescents these artists often portray." (résumé éditeur)
Richard Jackson : ain't painting a pain by Richard Jackson( Book )

7 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 241 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony DeLap by Bruce Guenther( Book )

2 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 234 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Opie : 1999 [&] In and around home by Catherine Opie( Book )

3 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jack Goldstein x 10,000 by Jack Goldstein( Book )

8 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This important retrospective volume highlights Jack Goldstein's far-reaching influence. During the late 1970s, Jack Goldstein helped initiate an avant-garde art movement informally known as the "Pictures Generation." Along with fellow artists such as Sherrie Levine, Robert Longo, and Troy Brauntuch, Goldstein merged the concerns of Conceptual art with media issues raised by Pop art and helped initiate a paradigm shift in art that focused on the critical examination of images. Goldstein's films of the mid-1970s, amond his most recognized achievements, appropriated and restaged imagery that referenced its media sources. This companion volume to a new retrospective of Goldstein's work, organized by the Orange County Museum of Art, includes stills from these films as well as reproductions of sculptures, records, installations, paintings, and text-based works to show the breadth of his artistic production. while many of his close associates enjoyed popular and critical success in the 1990s, Goldstein disappeared from the public eye for years. And although he enjoyed renewed acclaim at the turn of the twenty-first century, his career ended tragically with his death in 2003. Featuring critical essays along with Goldstein's last interview, which was previously unpublished, this volume helps restore an important artist to the stature he and his work deserve"--
Peter Saul by Peter Saul( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Inspired to a creative breakthrough after glancing at a copy of Mad magazine, promoted by the Surrealist Matta, and discovered in Paris, American artist Peter Saul [b.1934] has created often difficult, funny, and trenchant works - "sick jokes," according to Robert Storr. His paintings have taken on subjects ranging from embarrassing personal foibles to important events in American history such as the Vietnam War, the civil rights movement, end the atrocities at Abu Ghraib. Given the ongoing lack of recognition for the work of this controversial, influential, and pioneering artist, a deeper examination of Saul's career is Long overdue." "This publication provides the first comprehensive overview of five decades of Peter Saul's paintings and drawings. It features works from the early 1960s through the present, including his first "icebox" painting, examples of his epic historical canvases, satiric works poking fun at art history's sacred cows, paintings that painfully evoke the multiple psychic hazards of being an aging male, and recent works that point to the immorality of current political affairs. Essays by Dan Cameron and Michael Duncan as well as an interview with the artist by Robert Storr illuminate this body of work."--Jacket
Peter Alexander : in this light by Peter Alexander( Book )

2 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Villa America : American moderns, 1900-1950 by Elizabeth Armstrong( Book )

3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Landscape confection by Helen Anne Molesworth( Book )

2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two schools of cool by Sarah C Bancroft( Book )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representing contemporary artists from the last half century, this unique exhibition catalog captures the spirit of a daring experiment to pair California icons with their new millennium comrades. In the 1960s and 1970s a group of aesthetic adventurers transformed L.A. from cultural desert to artistic oasis. These West Coast artists, poets, dancers, filmmakers, and photographers fomented a creative outburst that rivaled New York City's. Nearly four decades later, Southern California remains a fertile ground for some of the most exciting and daring art being made today. This book accompanying an exhibition of the same name explores the two Schools of Cool in collaborative, intergenerational pairings between John Baldessari and Shana Lutker; Llyn Foulkes and Stanya Kahn; George Herms and Sarah Cain; Ed Moses and Robert Williams; and Allen Ruppersberg and Amanda Ross-Ho. These pairs have worked together on new, collaborative installations that reveal and transcend the shifts that have taken place in the art world in the past half century-including the increasing prominence of female artists, distinct methodologies and artistic practices, and the use of new technologies. This catalog features the five installations, including paintings and works on paper, sculptures and assemblages, audio-video and interactive installations, that are the result of these collaborations, as well as insightful interviews with the curator and with the artists in which the artists offer thoughts on their own work, their collaborative process, and their projects for the exhibition
Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle by Iñigo Manglano-Ovalle( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Orange County Museum of Art was pleased to be the only West Cost venue of a solo exhibition of new video work by Chicago-based artist and recent MacArthur Foundation Fellow, Inigo Manglano-Ovalle. Over the last decade Manglano-Ovalle has emerged as one of his generation's most compelling, socially-engaged and celebrated young artists. He has created a body of work that has challenged social arrangements, investigated global politics, and explored cultural identity. The exhibition was accompanied by this 72-page catalogue that takes as its focus Manglano-Ovalle's recent video-based installations. In addition to an essay by exhibition curator Irene Hofmann that places these new works into the context of Manglano-Ovalle's career, this catalogue features an essay by west coast-based art historian Anna Novakov, Ph. D. and an interview with Manglano-Ovalle conducted by Michael Rush, Director of the Palm Beach Institute of Contemporary Art. The catalogue is beautifully illustrated with full color documentation of each of Manglano-Ovalle's recent video installations
Circles of influence : Impressionism to Modernism in Southern California art, 1910-1930 by SARAH VURE( Book )

5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 124 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Alexander Calder and contemporary art : form, balance, joy
Elmer Bischoff : the ethics of paintRichard Diebenkorn : the Ocean Park seriesBirth of the cool : California art, design, and culture at midcenturyState of mind : new California art circa 1970Beautiful losersMary Heilmann : to be someoneIllumination : the paintings of Georgia O'Keeffe, Agnes Pelton, Agnes Martin, and Florence Miller PierceGirls' night out
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controlled identityLaguna Art Museum (Laguna Beach, Calif.)

controlled identityNewport Harbor Art Museum

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Museum of Art Newport Beach, Calif



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