CONTEMPORARY ART MOVEMENTS

PUBLISHER
GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM PUBLICATIONS

BOOK FORMAT
Clth, 9 x 10 in. / 200 pgs / 137 color.

PUBLISHING STATUS
PUB DATE 7/31/2012
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. EXCLUSIVE
CATALOG: FALL 2012 p. 74   

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780892074693 TRADE
LIST PRICE: $65.00 CDN $65.00

AVAILABILITY
In stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

New York
Guggenheim Museum, 06/08/12-09/12/12

Highlights artworks that entered into the Guggenheim's collection between 1949 and 1960, during the tenure of then-director James Johnson Sweeney.

  

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM PUBLICATIONS

Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960

Published by Guggenheim Museum Publications
Text by Tracey Bashkoff, Megan M. Fontanella, Joan Marter.

Featured painting, by Jackson Pollock, is reproduced from <I>Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960</I>.The pioneering artists of the post–World War II era embraced artistic freedom and gesture-based styles, nontraditional materials and countercultural references. French art critic Michel Tapié even declared the existence of “un art autre” (art of another kind)--an art that entailed a radical break with all traditional notions of order and composition, in a movement toward something wholly “other.” This catalogue accompanies the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum exhibition Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949–1960, which especially highlights works that entered into the collection during the tenure of then-director James Johnson Sweeney. Featuring nearly 100 works by Carla Accardi, Pierre Alechinsky, Karel Appel, Martin Barré, Harry Bertoia, Louise Bourgeois, Alberto Burri, Sam Francis, Grace Hartigan, Asger Jorn, Yves Klein, Franz Kline, Willem de Kooning, Conrad Marca-Relli, Kenzo Okada, Jorge Oteiza, Jackson Pollock, Ad Reinhardt, Pierre Soulages, Clyfford Still, Antoni Tàpies, Jean Tinguely, Cy Twombly, Takeo Yamaguchi and Zao Wou-Ki, among others, this collection-based exhibition and publication explore the affinities and differences between artists working continents apart, in a period of great transition and rapid creative development. The fully illustrated exhibition catalogue includes essays by Tracey Bashkoff, Megan M. Fontanella and Joan Marter; an illustrated chronology; and short biographies of the artists.

Featured painting, by Jackson Pollock, is reproduced from Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960.

Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960

in stock  $65.00


free shipping

UPS GROUND IN THE CONTINENTAL U.S. FOR CONSUMER ONLINE ORDERS

ARTBOOK GIFT CERTIFICATES

Last-Minute Shopping?

Send a gift certificate to
artbook.com!

arrow forward

arrow back

print icon


FORTHCOMING AND NEW: ART

Unsettled Landscapes

UNSETTLED LANDSCAPES

Text by Janet Dees, Irene Hofmann, Candice Hopkins, Lucia Sanroman, Lucy Lippard, et al.

SITE SANTA FE

ISBN: 9780985660222 | US $55.00

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Forthcoming


Live Forever

LIVE FOREVER

Edited and introduction by Teresa Calonje. Foreword by Adrian Hearthfield. Text by Tania Bruguera, et al.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783863355807 | US $29.95

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Forthcoming


Freak Art Scrapbook

FREAK ART SCRAPBOOK

Edited by Julia V. Hendrickson. Introduction by John Corbett. Conversation with John Corbett, Josiah McElheny.

CORBETT VS. DEMPSEY

ISBN: 9780988449282 | US $38.00

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Forthcoming


Parallel Views: Italian and Japanese Art from the 1950s, 60s and 70s

PARALLEL VIEWS: ITALIAN AND JAPANESE ART FROM THE 1950S, 60S AND 70S

Edited with introduction by Allan Schwarzman. Text by Joshua Mack, Carolyn Christov-Bakargiev, Nicholas Cullinan, Ming Tiampo.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862084000 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 3/24/2015
Forthcoming


Shit and Die

SHIT AND DIE

Edited by Maurizio Cattelan, Myriam Ben Salah, Marta Papini.

DAMIANI

ISBN: 9788862084024 | US $30.00

Pub Date: 3/24/2015
Forthcoming


Pop Art Myths

POP ART MYTHS

Edited by Paloma Alarcó. Text by Paloma Alarcó, Francisco Calvo Serraller, Thomas Crow.

FUNDACIóN COLECCIóN THYSSEN-BORNEMISZA

ISBN: 9788415113553 | US $60.00

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Forthcoming


International Pop

INTERNATIONAL POP

WALKER ART CENTER

ISBN: 9781935963080 | US $85.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2015
Forthcoming


Semina Culture: Wallace Berman & His Circle

SEMINA CULTURE: WALLACE BERMAN & HIS CIRCLE

Edited with text by Michael Duncan, Kristine McKenna. Text by Stephen Fredman.

D.A.P./SANTA MONICA MUSEUM OF ART

ISBN: 9781938922725 | US $50.00

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Forthcoming


German Pop

GERMAN POP

Edited by Max Hollein, Martina Weinhart.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783863356484 | US $75.00

Pub Date: 1/27/2015
Forthcoming


From All Sides: Tansaekhwa on Abstraction

FROM ALL SIDES: TANSAEKHWA ON ABSTRACTION

Text by Joan Kee.

BLUM & POE

ISBN: 9780966350395 | US $45.00

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Forthcoming


Portraits from the École des Beaux-Arts, Paris

PORTRAITS FROM THE ÉCOLE DES BEAUX-ARTS, PARIS

By Susan Forrest Castle. Introduction by Anthony Kirk.

THE DRAWING CENTER

ISBN: 9780942324907 | US $20.00

Pub Date: 6/30/2015
Forthcoming


Thread Lines

THREAD LINES

Text by Joanna Kleinberg Romanow.

THE DRAWING CENTER

ISBN: 9780942324884 | US $20.00

Pub Date: 2/24/2015
Active | In stock


ARTBOOK LOGO
 
 

the artworld's favorite source for books on art and culture

  

CUSTOMER SERVICE
orders@artbook.com
212 627 1999
M-F 9-5 EST

TRADE ACCOUNTS

800 338 2665

CONTACT

JOBS + INTERNSHIPS

NEW YORK
Showroom by Appointment Only
155 Sixth Avenue
New York NY 10013
Tel   212 627 1999

LOS ANGELES
Showroom by Appointment Only
818 S. Broadway, Suite 700
Los Angeles, CA 90014
Tel. 323 969 8985

ARTBOOK LLC
D.A.P. | Distributed Art Publishers, Inc.


All site content Copyright C 2000-2013 by Distributed Art Publishers, Inc. and the respective publishers, authors, artists. For reproduction permissions, contact the copyright holders.

ARTBOOK AMPERSAT

The D.A.P. Catalog
www.artbook.com