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The Resource Art in Chicago, 1945-1995, organized by Lynne Warren ; essays by Jeff Abell ... [and others] ; with contributions from Monique Meloche and Dominic Molon

Art in Chicago, 1945-1995, organized by Lynne Warren ; essays by Jeff Abell ... [and others] ; with contributions from Monique Meloche and Dominic Molon

Label
Art in Chicago, 1945-1995
Title
Art in Chicago, 1945-1995
Statement of responsibility
organized by Lynne Warren ; essays by Jeff Abell ... [and others] ; with contributions from Monique Meloche and Dominic Molon
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Art in Chicago, 1945-1995 examines the unique development of artistic traditions within the cultural, social, and political life of this quintessential American city during the second half of the twentieth century. Capturing the verve and innovation that characterized each decade, the book considers painting, sculpture, photography, drawing, and media arts (film, video, performance) by 150 artists who have either always lived and worked in Chicago or have created
  • significant bodies of work in residence there. Among the artists profiled are Roger Brown, Harry Callahan, Ruth Duckworth, Jeanne Dunning, Leon Golub, Robert Heinecken, Richard Hunt, June Leaf, Kerry James Marshall, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, Archibald J. Motley, Jr., Jim Nutt, Ed Paschke, Hirsch Perlman, Martin Puryear, Arnaldo Roche Rabell, Miroslaw Rogala, Alejandro Romero, Kay Rosen, Hollis Sigler, Aaron Siskind, Nancy Spero, Tony Tasset, H. C. Westermann, Claire Zeisler,
  • and the Zhou Brothers. More than 170 color reproductions are set amidst a running timeline of historical events in both Chicago and beyond, and over 140 black-and-white photographs complement the text
Cataloging source
IOtS
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Warren, Lynne
  • Abell, Jeff
  • Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)
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  • Arts, American
  • Arts, Modern
  • Arts and society
Label
Art in Chicago, 1945-1995, organized by Lynne Warren ; essays by Jeff Abell ... [and others] ; with contributions from Monique Meloche and Dominic Molon
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Issued in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name originated by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, to be held from Nov. 16 through March 23, 1997
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm36076230
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780500237281
Lccn
96060369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36076230
  • (Sirsi) a585775
Label
Art in Chicago, 1945-1995, organized by Lynne Warren ; essays by Jeff Abell ... [and others] ; with contributions from Monique Meloche and Dominic Molon
Publication
Note
  • Issued in conjunction with an exhibition of the same name originated by the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, to be held from Nov. 16 through March 23, 1997
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm36076230
Dimensions
32 cm
Extent
312 pages
Isbn
9780500237281
Lccn
96060369
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)36076230
  • (Sirsi) a585775

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