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sculptor and his discontents

Anthony Caro

sculptor and his discontents

by Anthony Caro

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Published by Lecon arts .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementAnthony Caro.
SeriesArtists talking series
The Physical Object
Pagination1 sound cassette
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19788591M

A Sculpture Reader: Contemporary Sculpture Since From University of Washington Press and the International Sculpture Center, publisher of Sculpture magazine: The first of these books published by ISC Press is a compilation of articles on sculptors that first appeared in Sculpture over the past two decades. This book serves as a tool for educators, students and those . The Georgia O’Keeffe book showed up in the college book store just before Thanksgiving. It was a full colored, oversized monograph on a woman artist, with an unprecedented $75 price tag. For comparison, I had bought the Nevelson book, Dawns and Dusks, for $ and Kathe Kollwitz: Woman and Artist for $

and His Discontents. Civilization obeys an internal erotic impulsion. -Sigmund a reference to the ivory maiden brought to life by Aphrodite in response to the prayers of the sculptor Pygmalion. This myth, used by the Surrealists during the s, resembles Sigmund Freud's Gradiva theme in its blurring of the distinction between animate and. The Sculptor took five years to write and draw and I used every minute to make it the best reading experience I could. I like this book a lot and I hope you will too. From the Catalog: David Smith is giving his life for his art—literally. Thanks to a deal with Death, the young sculptor gets his childhood wish: to sculpt anything he can.

Sculpture is not made to function, but to make us function —Jean-Robert Ipoustéguy (–), __ French figurative sculptor T EN YEARS HAD passed since I last saw David Robinson, the Vancouver-based Canadian sculptor. The occasion then was a studio visit to select three works for my exhibition A Broken Beauty: Figuration, Narrative, and Transcendence in . Sculptor Jo Davidson was a star chaser. With an autograph collector's enthusiastic greed he went after the Big Names. He portrayed them by the hundreds, he used clay and he worked fast.


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