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Johns, Jasper 1930-

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Jasper Johns by Michael Crichton ( Book )
69 editions published between 1966 and 2009 in 6 languages and held by 2,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Discusses the works of American artist Jasper Johns
Jasper Johns : a print retrospective by Riva Castleman ( Book )
7 editions published in 1986 in English and Undetermined and held by 912 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Well-illustrated exhibition catalogue; over 100 illustrations, many in color. Though Johns is perhaps better known as a painter, he has also contributed more than any other living artist to the printed form of art."--Amazon
Jasper Johns : work since 1974 by Mark Rosenthal ( Book )
12 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and Multiple languages and held by 901 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Painters painting by Emile De Antonio ( Visual )
12 editions published between 1972 and 2010 in English and held by 774 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Emile de Antonio was a close friend to many New York painters long before the art world thrust them into international prominence. De Antonio filmed and interviewed the painters informally in their studios. Artists interviewed include Willem de Kooning, Andy Warhol, Robert Motherwell, Barnett Newman, Jules Olitski, Frank Stella, Robert Rauschenberg, Jasper Johns, Helen Frankenthaler, Kenneth Noland, Larry Poons, Phillip Pavia, and Hans Hoffman
Jasper Johns : an allegory of painting, 1955-1965 by Jeffrey S Weiss ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 723 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume was published to accompany an exhibition of the works of American contemporary artist who works primarily in painting and printmaking, Jasper Johns (b. 1930). In the late 1950's, Johns emerged as force in the American art scene. His richly worked paintings of maps, flags, and targets led the artistic community away from Abstract Expressionism toward a new emphasis on the concrete. Johns laid the groundwork for both Pop Art and Minimalism. The exhibition of works depicted in this book was held at the National Gallery in Washington, concentrating on the pivotal decade 1955-1965 when Johns produced his most famous works. Alongside the full color reproductions of Johns' works are analysis of various diverse aspects of these early years of his career that established him as one of the great figures in modern art and stimulated much in art created by others
The drawings of Jasper Johns by Nan Rosenthal ( Book )
14 editions published in 1990 in English and German and held by 712 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns drawings, 1954-1984 by David Shapiro ( Book )
6 editions published between 1984 and 1985 in English and held by 631 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns : gray by James Rondeau ( Book )
7 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns : 35 years [with] Leo Castelli by Jasper Johns ( Book )
6 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 445 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Foirades/Fizzles : echo and allusion in the art of Jasper Johns ( Book )
5 editions published in 1987 in English and Undetermined and held by 420 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Who gets to call it art? the legend of Henry Geldzahler, 1935-1994 ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Henry Geldzahler (1935-94), star curator and cultural impresario, lived a life worth examining. The first curator of the Department of 20th-Century Art at the Metropolitan Museum, first director of visual arts for the National Endowment of the Arts, and the first full-time commissioner of cultural affairs for New York City, his landmark 1969 show at the Metropolitan is still remembered with awe. "New York Painting and Sculpture: 1940-1970" filled 35 galleries with more than 400 groundbreaking works of contemporary art. This film is not a full biographical examination of this singular figure's life, but rather a portrait in profile, as many of 'his' artists talk about Geldzahler and what his friendship meant to them
North by Tony Towle ( Book )
1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Past things and present : Jasper Johns since 1983 by Joan Rothfuss ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2004 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns by Catherine Craft ( )
7 editions published in 2009 in 3 languages and held by 330 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume displays American contemporary painter Jasper John's (b. 1930) tremendous catalog of artworks and discusses both his influence within the art of the 1960s and later, and his personal and artistic relationships with other major artists from the period. Offering at once a retrospective of Johns's art and a portrait of the American artistic landscape over the past sixty years, this study allows the reader to experience both the historical and contemporary significance of the artist
Cage Cunningham ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 237 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Combines archival material and eight years of world tour footage to document the 50 year collaboration between composer John Cage and dancer/choreographer Merce Cunningham
Jasper Johns : "the business of the eye" by Barbara Hess ( Book )
6 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 210 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This volume presents the life and works of Jasper Johns (b. 1930). Johns is an American contemporary artist who works primarily in painting and printmaking. His work is often described as a Neo-Dadaist, as opposed to Pop Art, even though his subject matter often includes images and objects from popular culture. Using wax-based paint, plaster relief, collage, and even commonplace objects such as brooms and rulers in his paintings, Johns achieves a sculptural texture in his work. He is arguably most known for his flag paintings of the 1950s, though other themes, including targets, numbers, letters, and maps, are also famously recurrent. Johns is widely considered one of the most important American artists of the 20th century. The author has included a chronological summary of Johns' life and work, covering his cultural and historical importance, with some 100 color illustrations with explanatory captions
The target : Alain Robbe-Grillet, Jasper Johns by Ben Stoltzfus ( Book )
4 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 207 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Stoltzfus's essay discusses Johns's art and Robbe-Grillet's metafiction in a postmodern context. Both men subvert cultural stereotypes and realism in art. Their works are self-reflexive and they call attention to themselves and to the language of art. Autopoiesis, that is, the internal recursive loops of the system - the artwork - is one of the many features that they share. In addressing these features the essay deals with chaos theory, strange attractors, psychoanalysis, play theory, the role of the observer(s), and the social function of art." "An appendix to the book describes the rings of Johns's Target and their relationship to the nine objects and nine numbers that Robbe-Grillet assigns to them."--BOOK JACKET
Jasper Johns : drawings : the Menil Collection by Mark Rosenthal ( Book )
5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 167 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns : new paintings and works on paper by Gary Garrels ( Book )
4 editions published in 1999 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jasper Johns : numbers by Roberta Bernstein ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 156 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Johns, J.
ジョーンズ, ジャスパー
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