Agnes Martin

Agnes Martin

By: Karen Kelly (editor), Lynne Cooke (editor), Lynne Cooke (contributor), Jonathan D. Katz (contributor), Douglas Crimp (contributor), Rhea Anastas (contributor), Michael Newman (contributor)Hardback

Up to 2 WeeksUsually despatched within 2 weeks

£40.50 RRP £45.00  You save £4.50 (10%) With FREE Saver Delivery

Description

Gorgeously quiet in color and composition, Agnes Martin's paintings have a distinctive grace that sets them apart from those of the Abstract Expressionists of her day and the Minimalist artists she inspired. Martin attributed her grid-based works to metaphysical motivations, lending a serene complexity to her oeuvre that has defied any easy categorization. Perhaps for this reason, critical and scholarly analysis of her paintings has been scarce-until now. This important new anthology brings together the most current scholarship on Martin's paintings by twelve multidisciplinary essayists who consider various aspects of the artist's four-decade career. Organized by Dia Art Foundation, whose extensive holdings of Martin's paintings and ambitions to support in-depth research on the works are unparalleled, the publication brings renewed focus and energy to Martin's career and her contributions to the art historical narrative.

About Author

Lynne Cooke is curator at Dia Art Foundation and chief curator at the Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Madrid.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780300151053
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 268
  • ID: 9780300151053
  • weight: 953
  • ISBN10: 0300151055

Delivery Information

  • Saver Delivery: Yes
  • 1st Class Delivery: Yes
  • Courier Delivery: Yes
  • Store Delivery: Yes

Prices are for internet purchases only. Prices and availability in WHSmith Stores may vary significantly

Close