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Icons and images of the sixties, by Nicolas Calas and Elena Calas.

; Calas, Elena
[1st ed.].. New York, E.P. Dutton, 1971.
ISBN 0525131108, 9780525131106, 9780525472858, 0525472851

Location Call Number Status Consortium Loan
George Washington
Gelman stacks
N 6512 .C26 Available Request
Mt. Vernon campus stacks
N6512 .C26 1971 Available Request
Visual Arts Collection (N-NX,TR) Lower Level
N6512 .C26 Available Request
Lauinger stacks
N6512 .C26 1971 Available Request
Other Authors Calas, Elena.
Subjects Art -- 20e siècle.
Art américain.
Art, American -- 20th century.
Art, American.
Beeldende kunsten.
Description 347 pages illustrations 21 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes index.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents U.S.A. 1960-1970 -- Art of assemblage. Joseph Cornell -- Nevelson's shadows and reflections -- George Segal's earthbound ghosts -- Edward Kienholz : the assembler as preacher -- Alfonso Ossorio's eccentric congregations -- Abstract-expressionist sculpture (Stankiewicz through Sugarman) -- Larry Rivers, one-eyed face maker -- Robert Rauschenberg at the controls -- Jasper Johns : and/or -- Pop art. Claes Oldenburg's contented objects -- Jim Dine -- Marisol's law of frontality -- Roy Lichtenstein : insight through irony -- Andy Warhol's one-dimensional mind -- James Rosenquist's angular vista -- Tom Wesselmann's nudes -- Allan D'Arcangelo : highway to tension -- Lettrism. Robert Indiana and his injunctions -- Arakawa's unexpected moves -- Artificial realism (Pearlstein, Katz, Estes, Morley, Sleigh, Keller) -- Spatial abstraction : Leon Polk Smith, the pioneer -- Illusionism revisited (Albers, Vasarely, Held) -- Field painting. Barnett Newman's sense of space -- The theatrical Morris Louis -- Kenneth Noland the beauty of order -- Frank Stella, the theologian -- Ellsworth Kelly : dialogue between painter and sculptor -- Jo Baer -- Jules Olitski : atmospheric effects -- Larry Poons and his puzzles -- The problem of invisibility (Ad Reinhardt, Paul Brach, Agnes Martin) -- Art and Strategy -- 3D structures. David Smith : the painter's sculptor -- Tony Smith's spaces, solid and empty -- Grosvenor's illusionist sculpture -- Ronald Bladen's dramatic expressionism -- Liberman's many faces of the cylinder -- David von Schlegell's projections in motion -- Kenneth Snelson's stress sculptures -- The phenomenological approach -- An impressionist approach to geometric forms (Morris and Judd) -- Systems elementary and complex (LeWitt, De Maria, Andre, Vollmer, Robert Mallary) -- Kinetics (Gabo and Moholy-Nagy, Calder, Rickey, Lye, Takis, Wen Ting Tsai, Bury, Breer, Castro-Cid, Haacke) -- Light-sculpture : Dan Flavin, Chryssa -- Recent developments in Tek Art -- Games -- Documenta -- The Sphinx.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)216870
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Calas, Nicolas.
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