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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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Alfred Maurer
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