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Author Ryan, David, 1956-

Title Talking painting : dialogues with twelve contemporary abstract painters / David Ryan
Published London ; New York, NY : Routledge, 2002

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Description viii, 251 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 26 cm
Contents Notes on being framed by a surface (1998) / Jeremy Gilbert-Rolfe -- Ian Davenport : making and seeing meaning (1998) / Andrew Wilson -- Ian Davenport in conversation with David Ryan (1998) -- Lydia Dona : architecture of anxiety (1995) / David Moos -- Lydia Dona in conversation ... (1996) -- A complex spectacle, staged with careful attention to detail : an essay on the art of Günther Förg (1995) / Max Wechsler -- Günther Förg in conversation ... (1997) -- Rules and their exceptions (1999) / Guy Tosatto -- Bernard Frize in conversation ... (1997) -- Mary Heilmann's embodied grids (1990) / David Joselit -- Mary Heilmann in conversation ... (1996) -- The relation of interruption : recent work of Shirley Kaneda (1998) / Andrew Benjamin -- Shirley Kaneda in conversation ... (1996) -- Painting in double negative : Jonathan Lasker (1992) / Joseph Mashek -- Jonathan Lasker in conversation ... (1997) -- Fabian Marcaccio : tents of war (1997) / Carlos Basualdo -- Fabian Marcaccio in conversation ... (1996/7) -- Hard bliss : the indispensable Thomas Nozkowski (1997) / Peter Schjeldahl -- Thomas Nozkowski in conversation ... (1997) -- Between the bed and the brushstroke : reading the paintings of David Reed (1995) / Arthur C. Danto -- David Reed in conversation ... (1996/7) -- Gary Stephan : the brief against Matisse (1982) / Robert Pincus-Witten -- Gary Stephan in conversation ... (1996/7) -- With wanton heed-- (1999) / Jennifer Higgie -- Jessica Stockholder in conversation ... (2000)
Summary Addresses the question of how to connect the contemporary condition of abstract painting with its history. Such a question invites not just an interrogation of what we might mean by "abstraction" but also the complex issue of constructing histories, or even a sense of the "contemporary", from the perspective of the present
Bibliography Includes bibliographic references
Subject Davenport, Ian, 1966-
Dona, Lydia, 1955-
Förg, Günther, 1952-2013.
Frize, Bernard.
Heilmann, Mary, 1940-
Kaneda, Shirley, 1951-
Lasker, Jonathan, 1948-
Marcaccio, Fabian, 1963-
Nozkowski, Thomas.
Reed, David, 1946-
Stephan, Gary, 1942-
Stockholder, Jessica, 1959-
Painting, Modern -- 20th century.
Painting, Abstract.
Painters -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Interviews.
Author Stockholder, Jessica, 1959-
LC no. 00002360
ISBN 0415276292