Mark Rothko, Christopher Rothko

Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art

169,00 kn

Mark Rothko, Christopher Rothko

Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art

169,00 kn

One of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Mark Rothko (1903-1970) created a new and impassioned form of abstract painting over the course of his career. Rothko also wrote a number of essays and critical reviews during his lifetime, adding his thoughtful, intelligent, and opinionated voice to the debates of the contemporary art world. Although the artist never published a book of his varied and complex views, his heirs indicate that he occasionally spoke of the existence of such a manuscript to friends and colleagues. Stored in a New York City warehouse since the artist`s death more than thirty years ago, this extraordinary manuscript, titled "The Artist`s Reality", is now being published for the first time. Probably written around 1940-41, this revelatory book discusses Rothko`s ideas on the modern art world, art history, myth, beauty, the challenges of being an artist in society, the true nature of `American art`, and much more. "The Artist`s Reality" also includes an introduction by Christopher Rothko, the artist`s son, who describes the discovery of the manuscript and the complicated and fascinating process of bringing the manuscript to publication. The introduction is illustrated with a small selection of relevant examples of the artist`s own work as well as with reproductions of pages from the actual manuscript. "The Artist`s Reality" will be a classic text for years to come, offering insight into both the work and the artistic philosophies of this great painter.



GODINA IZDANJA
2006
JEZIK IZDANJA
Engleski
NAKLADNIK / PROIZVOĐAČ
FORMAT
178 x 228 mm
BROJ STRANICA
176 stranica
UVEZ
meki uvez
MASA
0.35 kg
BARKOD
9780300115857
KATEGORIJE
Strane knjige , Umjetnost
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