WorldCat Identities

Fortes, Edward

Overview
Works: 9 works in 23 publications in 1 language and 1,204 library holdings
Genres: Comics (Graphic works)  Biographical comics  Graphic novels  Biographies  Nonfiction comics  Exhibition catalogs  History  Historical comics 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: N6537.K878, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Edward Fortes
Kusama : the graphic novel by Elisa Macellari( Book )

3 editions published in 2020 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In 1960s America, Kusama is a symbol of free love and peace. She fights a constant battle with her mental health, but finds salvation in art. From her childhood in rural Japan through her radical happenings in New York to her groundbreaking international installations, this vivid graphic novel documents the incredible journey of a remarkable icon."--Provided by publisher
Basquiat : a graphic novel by Paolo Parisi( Book )

6 editions published in 2019 in English and held by 296 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Cool, talented and transgressive, Jean-Michel Basquiat's life is just as fascinating as the work he produced. Delve into 1980s New York as this vivid graphic novel takes you on Basquiat's journey from street-art legend SAMO to international art-scene darling, up until his sudden death. Told through cinematic scenes, this is Basquiat as seen through the eyes of those who knew him, including his father, Suzanne Mallouk, Larry Gagosian and, most importantly, the man himself. Basquiat is a moving depiction of a troubled artist's life for those interested in both the art and the man who made it."--Provided by publisher
The women who changed art forever : feminist art - the graphic novel by Valentina Grande( Book )

2 editions published in 2021 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

These women changed art forever; told in colourful graphic novel form, this is the story of four pioneers of feminist art: Judy Chicago, Faith Ringgold, Ana Mendieta, and the Guerrilla Girls. Each made their mark in their own powerful way. Judy Chicago made us reassess the female body, Faith Ringgold taught us that feminism is for everyone, Ana Mendieta was a martyr to violence against women, while the Guerrilla Girls have taken the fight to the male-dominated museum. This graphic novel tells each of their stories in a unique style
Modern couples : art, intimacy and the avant-garde by Jane Alison( Book )

2 editions published in 2018 in English and held by 125 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Featuring the biggest names in Modern Art, Modern Couples explores creative relationships, across painting, sculpture, photography, design and literature. Meet the artist couples that forged new ways of making art and of living and loving. The exhibition illuminates these creative and personal relationships, from the obsessional and fleeting to the life-long. Including Dora Maar & Pablo Picasso; Salvador Dalí & Federico García Lorca; Camille Claudel & Auguste Rodin; Frida Kahlo & Diego Rivera; Emilie Flöge & Gustav Klimt - plus many more.--
Hokusai : a graphic biography by Giuseppe Latanza( Book )

2 editions published in 2021 in English and held by 112 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A stunning visual biography of one of Japan's most famous historical artists, this book beautifully illustrates the story of Katsushika Hokusai. Enter the world of Katsushika Hokusai - the enigmatic creator of Japanese art's all-time most iconic image. This vivid graphic biography tells the story of Hokusai's intriguing life and pioneering works, details the fascinating historical context of Edo-era Japan, and explains how Hokusai forged an image of his country that still resonates across the world today. Telling the story of both his eccentric (and incredibly productive) life - while simultaneously painting a fascination picture of his wider cultural legacy, this book is ideal for both those new to Hokusai's work - and his biggest fans."--Provided by publisher
Pollock confidential : a graphic novel by Onofrio Catacchio( Book )

5 editions published between 2018 and 2020 in English and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Forceful, intense and visionary - in an incredibly short and turbulent life Jackson Pollock changed painting forever. This vivid graphic novel delves into his pioneering physical approach to making art, highlights the key characters surrounding the New York mid-century art scene, and reveals the intriguing relationship between Pollock's painting and the covert activities of the Cold War."--Provided by publisher
Hokusai : a graphic biography by Giuseppe Lantaza( Book )

1 edition published in 2021 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The women who changed art forever : feminist art : the graphic novel by Valentina Grande( Book )

1 edition published in 2021 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Kusuma : the graphic novel by Elisa Macellari( Book )

1 edition published in 2020 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

In 1960s America, Kusama is a symbol of free love and peace. She fights a constant battle with her mental health, but finds salvation in art. From her childhood in rural Japan through her radical happenings in New York to her groundbreaking international installations, this vivid graphic novel documents the incredible journey of a remarkable icon
 
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Kusama : the graphic novel Kusuma : the graphic novel
Covers
Basquiat : a graphic novelThe women who changed art forever : feminist art - the graphic novelModern couples : art, intimacy and the avant-gardeHokusai : a graphic biographyPollock confidential : a graphic novelHokusai : a graphic biographyThe women who changed art forever : feminist art : the graphic novelKusuma : the graphic novel
Languages
English (23)