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Carl Andre
Sculpture as Place, 1958–2010

Yasmil Raymond and Philippe Vergne; Edited by Michelle Piranio and Jeremy Sigler

Carl Andre (b. 1935) redefined the parameters of abstract sculpture in the 1960s and 1970s. He was a highly influential voice in the American minimalist movement, recognized for his ordered linear and grid formats. In the early 1960s, Andre’s creative focus shifted to writing poetry when he took a job as a freight brakeman and conductor for the Pennsylvania Railroad. His poems echoed and extended the themes in his sculptural work, and his experience with the railroad significantly influenced his choice of materials in later years.

In this stunning catalogue, which accompanies the first retrospective of Andre’s work since 1970, the artist’s legacy is examined in eleven essays by international scholars. The book presents a broad...

2014   400 pp.  48 color + 352 b/w illus.   -   Cloth ISBN: 9780300191714  $65.00

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Whitney Museum of American Art

An Eames Anthology
Articles, Film Scripts, Interviews, Letters, Notes, and Speeches

Alfred Maurer
At the Vanguard of Modernism

Diego Rivera and Frida Kahlo in Detroit

Mark Rothko
Toward the Light in the Chapel

Hawaiian Modern
The Architecture of Vladimir Ossipoff

Coney Island
Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008

Drawn with Spirit
Pennsylvania German Fraktur from the Joan and Victor Johnson Collection

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Donald Judd
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Four Centuries of Quilts
The Colonial Williamsburg Collection

Navigating the West
George Caleb Bingham and the River

Samuel F. B. Morse's "Gallery of the Louvre" and the Art of Invention

John Singer Sargent
Figures and Landscapes 1908–1913: The Complete Paintings, Volume VIII

From the Margins
Lee Krasner | Norman Lewis, 1945–1952

Alexander Gardner
The Western Photographs, 1867–1868

American Impressionism
A New Vision, 1880–1900

The Funk & Wag from A to Z

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