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Author Welish, Marjorie, 1944-

Title Signifying art : essays on art after 1960 / Marjorie Welish
Published Cambridge ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999


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Description xiii, 321 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Series Contemporary artists and their critics
Contemporary artists and their critics.
Contents I. Narrating the Hand. 1. Pail for Ganymede: Rauschenberg's Sculpture. 2. Texas, Japan, Etc.: Rauschenberg's Sense of Place. 3. The Art of Cy Twombly. 4. The Art of Being Sparse, Porous, Scattered: Roland Barthes on Cy Twombly. 5. Narrating the Hand: Cy Twombly and Mary Kelly. 6. When Is a Door Not a Door?: Jasper Johns. 7. Jasper's Patterns. 8. Frame of Mind: Interpreting Jasper Johns. 9. The Specter of Art Hype and the Ghost of Yves Klein -- II. Expressionism and other Expressivities. 10. Harold Rosenberg: Transforming the Earth. 11. The Art of Philip Guston. 12. Gestural Aftermath. 13. Contesting Leisure: Alex Katz and Eric Fischl -- III. Ideas of Order. 14. Indeterminacy Meets Encyclopedia: Kestutis Zapkus. 15. A Greenberg Retrospective. 16. Abstractions: Barnett Newman and James Turrell. 17. A Literature of Silence: Nancy Haynes. 18. Boulders from Flatland: Jene Highstein. 19. Box, Aspects of: Donald Judd. 20. Quality Through Quantity: Donald Judd
21. Maquettes and Models: Siah Armajani and Hannes Brunner. 22. Ideas of Order: Sol LeWitt. 23. Contextualizing "The Open Work"
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-317) and index
Subject Art, American -- 20th century.
Art, American.
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
LC no. 99014189
ISBN 052163301X hardback
0521633931 paperback