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Hardcover, 6.5 x 9.25 in. / 280 pgs / 50 color / 100 duotone / 60 bw.

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Catalog: SPRING 2010 p. 69   

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Alberto Giacometti: Retrospective

Edited by Nadia Schneider. Text by Donat Rütiman, Thierry Dufrêne, Casimiro Di Crescenzo.

Swiss-born sculptor and painter Alberto Giacometti (1901–1966) is best known for the bronzes of ghostly and attenuated figures that made him a key member of the Surrealist movement. This retrospective focuses on the artist's so-called “crisis period” after 1935 and during the Second World War, which coincided with a larger critical juncture for modernism itself. In 1936, Giacometti began to concentrate his attention on the human head, focusing on the model's gaze, and eventually giving his sculptures an extruded appearance. The artist's paintings and drawings underwent a parallel transformation, his heavily reworked figures appearing increasingly emaciated and at a remove from their surroundings. Examining more than 100 key works, the contributors to this volume revisit Giacometti in the light of this “crisis period”; essays by Donat Rütiman, Casimiro Di Crescenzo and Thierry Dufr'ne provide reexaminations of the artist's contribution from a contemporary perspective.
Alberto Giacometti: Retrospective

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Edited by Karole P.B. Vail, Megan Fontanella. Text by Valerie Fletcher, Catherine Grenier, Karole P.B. Vail.

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Giacometti: Pure Presence

GIACOMETTI: PURE PRESENCE

Text by Paul Moorhouse.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

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Edited by Véronique Wiesinger.

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ISBN: 9788434312975
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Pub Date: 5/31/2012
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Alberto Giacometti: The Origin of Space

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: THE ORIGIN OF SPACE

Text by Markus Brüderlin, Julia Wallner, Toni Stooss.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775727150
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Pub Date: 4/30/2011
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Alberto Giacometti: Retrospective

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: RETROSPECTIVE

Edited by Nadia Schneider. Text by Donat Rütiman, Thierry Dufrêne, Casimiro Di Crescenzo.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037640609
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Pub Date: 3/31/2010
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Giacometti

GIACOMETTI

Text by Ulf Küster, Pierre-Emanuel Martin-Vivier, Véronique Wiesinger. Preface by Felix Baumann.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775723497
USD $75.00
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Pub Date: 11/30/2009
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Alberto Giacometti: Space, Figure, Time

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: SPACE, FIGURE, TIME

Text by Ulf Küster.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775723732
USD $30.00
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Pub Date: 11/30/2009
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Alberto Giacometti: Works, Writings, Interviews

ALBERTO GIACOMETTI: WORKS, WRITINGS, INTERVIEWS

Text by Ángel González.

EDICIONES POLíGRAFA

ISBN: 9788434309500
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Giacometti: A Biography In Pictures

GIACOMETTI: A BIOGRAPHY IN PICTURES

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775707930
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