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Guggenheim Museum

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Hardcover, 9.25 x 11.5 in. / 384 pgs / 360 color.

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New York, NY
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 10/21/22–02/20/23

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Alex Katz: Gathering

Edited with text by Katherine Brinson. Text by Levi Prombaum, David Breslin, Jennifer Y. Chuong, David Max Horowitz, Arthur Jafa, Katie Kitamura, Wayne Koestenbaum, Ewa Lajer-Burcharth, Kevin Lotery, Prudence Peiffer.

Alex Katz: Gathering

The evolution of Alex Katz: nearly 80 years of restless innovation in portraiture and landscape across painting, works on paper and sculpture

Across decades of intense creative production, Alex Katz has sought to capture a state of “absolute awareness” in paint. Whether evoking a glancing exchange between friends or a shaft of light filtered through trees, he has aimed to create a record of “quick things passing,” compressing the flux of everyday life into a condensed burst of optical perception. Published on the occasion of the artist’s first US career retrospective in more than 30 years, Alex Katz: Gathering offers a definitive account of Katz’s artistic project, demonstrating both its marked coherence and restless evolution. Generously illustrated, the book features the full breadth of the artist’s work across mediums and formats, from intimate sketches of riders on the New York City subway in the late 1940s to the rapturous, monumentally scaled landscapes that have dominated his recent production.
Essays by artists, writers and art historians offer fresh, authoritative overviews of the artist’s practice alongside more focused considerations of specific facets of his art, including his flower paintings, collages, prints, freestanding “cutouts” and set design collaborations with the Paul Taylor Dance Company. A sourcebook of historical reviews, essays and poems rounds out the volume, which offers an overdue reassessment of the artist’s oeuvre.
Alex Katz (born 1927) is one of America’s most iconic and prolific artists. His work has been the subject of more than 250 solo exhibitions and 500 group exhibitions since 1951 and can be found in over 100 public collections worldwide.


Alex Katz: Gathering

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Alex Katz: Gathering

ALEX KATZ: GATHERING

GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780892075607
USD $69.95
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Pub Date: 12/13/2022
Forthcoming


Alex Katz: Flowers

ALEX KATZ: FLOWERS

THADDAEUS ROPAC

ISBN: 9782910055851
USD $40.00
| CAN $56

Pub Date: 10/18/2022
Forthcoming


Alex Katz: Floating Worlds

ALEX KATZ: FLOATING WORLDS

THADDAEUS ROPAC

ISBN: 9782910055837
USD $52.00
| CAN $73

Pub Date: 8/30/2022
Forthcoming


Alex Katz: The White Coat

ALEX KATZ: THE WHITE COAT

GRAY

ISBN: 9780996454094
USD $40.00
| CAN $55 UK £ 32

Pub Date: 3/1/2022
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Alex Katz: Beauty

ALEX KATZ: BEAUTY

KARMA BOOKS, NEW YORK/LOCOCO FINE ART PUBLISHER, ST. LOUIS

ISBN: 9781949172546
USD $40.00
| CAN $54.5 UK £ 31.5

Pub Date: 7/13/2021
Active | In stock


Alex Katz: Quick Light

ALEX KATZ: QUICK LIGHT

KOENIG BOOKS

ISBN: 9783863359683
USD $40.00
| CAN $54

Pub Date: 9/27/2016
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Alex Katz: The Woodcuts And Linocuts 1951-2001

ALEX KATZ: THE WOODCUTS AND LINOCUTS 1951-2001

PETER BLUM EDITION, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780935875195
USD $40.00
| CAN $56 UK £ 27

Pub Date: 1/2/2002
Active | Out of stock


Alex Katz & Robert Creeley: Edges

ALEX KATZ & ROBERT CREELEY: EDGES

PETER BLUM EDITION, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780935875171
USD $50.00
| CAN $67.5 UK £ 45

Pub Date: 7/2/1999
Active | In stock