ARTIST MONOGRAPHS

PUBLISHER
Telfair Museums

BOOK FORMAT
Flexi, 6.5 x 9.5 in. / 160 pgs / 49 color / 9 duotone / 28 bw.

PUBLISHING STATUS
Pub Date
Active

DISTRIBUTION
D.A.P. Exclusive
Catalog: SPRING 2020

PRODUCT DETAILS
ISBN 9780933075214 TRADE
List Price: $34.95 CDN $49.95 GBP £30.00

AVAILABILITY
Out of stock

EXHIBITION SCHEDULE

Savannah, GA
Telfair Museums’ Jepson Center, 06/28/19–10/13/19

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TELFAIR MUSEUMS

Suzanne Jackson: Five Decades

Edited with text by Rachel Reese. Foreword by Betye Saar. Text by Aberjhani, Tiffany E. Barber, Melanee C. Harvey, Julia Elizabeth Neal.

Featured image is reproduced from 'Suzanne Jackson: Five Decades.'

Painter of vibrant assemblages and champion of African American art, Suzanne Jackson receives her first monograph

Published on the occasion of the first full-career survey of Savannah-based artist Suzanne Jackson (born 1944) at the Telfair Museums in Savannah, Georgia, Five Decades illuminates a career that spans more than 50 years, across painting, drawing, theatre, costume design, dance, printmaking and sculpture. The book presents a unique selection of Jackson's artworks and explicates their relationships to identity, community, the natural world and the human body.

In addition to featuring new photo documentation and archival images, the book includes essays that contextualize Jackson's practice through the lenses of ecowomanism, materiality, an ethics of care and African American retentions.

Five Decades complicates canonical and exclusionary narratives and timelines, opening up Jackson's work to new generations of artists, thinkers and doers to find inspiration in the singular contributions one person can make to collective culture.


Featured image is reproduced from 'Suzanne Jackson: Five Decades.'

PRAISE AND REVIEWS

Black Art in America

Shantay Robinson

People tend to think it’s only black art when you see a black figure in it,’ but Jackson believes that what she creates is black art because she is a black artist…. As a model of steadfastness to her practice, the trajectory of Jackson’s career is astounding given African American artists from past generations are only now receiving overdue credit for their work.

Frieze

Chase Quinn

That Jackson’s own artistic career has remained relatively under the radar feels, in truth, less of a paradox and more simply a reflection of the times in which she was emerging as a black woman abstractionist – an indictment of the art world’s fixation on the very labels to which she has refused to conform.

Artnet

Melissa Smith

As [Jackson] watched people living in the South—including those who had struggled more than she could ever imagine—her work began to reflect her impression of who they were, and their intimate thoughts…. For Jackson, these pieces have spirit and memory and always seem to reinhabit the shape they were meant to have.

Suzanne Jackson: Five Decades

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Temporarily out of stock pending additional inventory.

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SOPHIE TAEUBER-ARP: LIVING ABSTRACTION

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

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USD $75.00
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Pub Date: 6/1/2021
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Georgia O’Keeffe

GEORGIA O’KEEFFE

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USD $60.00
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USD $40.00
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(NOTHING BUT) FLOWERS

Text by Hilton Als, Helen Molesworth, David Rimanelli.

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USD $60.00
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Pub Date: 6/8/2021
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Damien Hirst: Cherry Blossoms

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Text by Emanuele Coccia, Gilda Williams, Michio Hayashi, Philippe Costamagna. Anthology by Alberto Manguel.

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ISBN: 9782869251595
USD $65.00
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Francis Bacon: Man and Beast

FRANCIS BACON: MAN AND BEAST

Text by Stephen F. Eisenman, Catherine Howe, Michael Peppiatt, Anna Testar.

ROYAL ACADEMY OF ARTS

ISBN: 9781912520558
USD $39.95
| CAN $55.95

Pub Date: 4/20/2021
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Picasso: Painting the Blue Period

PICASSO: PAINTING THE BLUE PERIOD

Edited by Susan Behrends Frank, Kenneth Brummel. Essays by Patricia Favero, Marilyn McCully, Eduard Vallès, Sandra Webster-Cook.

DELMONICO BOOKS/ART GALLERY OF ONTARIO/THE PHILLIPS COLLECTION

ISBN: 9781942884927
USD $50.00
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Edvard Munch 1863–1944

EDVARD MUNCH 1863–1944

Edited with text by Birgitte Sauge, Mai Britt Guleng, Jon-Ove Steihaug.

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USD $50.00
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Alexander Calder: Modern from the Start

ALEXANDER CALDER: MODERN FROM THE START

Edited with text by Cara Manes. Text by Alexander Calder, Alexander S. C. Rower.

THE MUSEUM OF MODERN ART, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9781633451162
USD $45.00
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Shepard Fairey: 3 Decades of Dissent

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Text by Maria Vittoria Marini Clarelli, Claudio Crescentini, Federica Pirani, Arianna Angelelli, Daniela Vasta.

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