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Pace Gallery

Overview
Works: 579 works in 1,168 publications in 2 languages and 22,082 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Sources  Portraits  Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc  History  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc 
Roles: Other, Editor, Organizer of meeting
Classifications: ND653.M76, 759.9492
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Most widely held works by Pace Gallery
Je suis le cahier : the sketchbooks of Picasso by Pablo Picasso( Book )

16 editions published between 1986 and 2006 in English and held by 1,084 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Picasso considered all of his works to be entries in his diary; he excluded nothing. The sketchbooks are generic chapters inextricable from his oeuvre. In Picasso's paintings the spontaneity of gesture is deceptive since the manner is which he leaves his tracks visible superficially suggests minimal preparation. Although most of Picasso's solutions appear to be immediately worked out on the canvas, this was far from the fact. Many paintings sprang fully formed as the fulfillment of preconscious models, but very often others were the product of the process of trial solution and discovery through drawing. There are eight sketchbooks for Les Demoiselles d'Avignon, five for the saltimbanques, four for the Luncheon on the Grass series, and two for The rape of the Sabines. In sketchbook No. 171, Picasso inscribed: "La peinture est plus forte que moi elle me fait faire ce qu'elle veut" ("Painting is stronger than I am; it makes me do what it wants"). The sketchbook itself is the statement's validation."--Publisher
Being and circumstance : notes toward a conditional art by Robert Irwin( Book )

5 editions published between 1983 and 1985 in English and held by 443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Robert Irwin, who is one of the most important artists of this era, was a seminal figure in "Light and Space" art. He began as an Abstract Expressionist painter in the 1950s, and was for some time (but is no longer) an artist who produced no art obejcts. Irwin's philosophical and aesthetic theories are so far-reaching that only now, some twenty years after they were first posited, has the art world begun to recognize that his questions about perception come to bear upon the definition of art itself. In the 1960s, his disc paintings succeeded in "breaking the edge of the canvas," with the resultant effect that the space surrounding the work became equally important. In the 1970s, Irwin created room-environment pieces of a phenomenal or non-object nature across the United States. Comprised solely of light, string, or nylon scrim, these works placed the responsibility upon the viewer in order to bring him to a position where he could "perceive himself perceiving" - "The Mondrian was no longer on the wall - the viewer was in the Mondrian." In the last ten years, Irwin's sculptural aesthetic and his philosophical theories have merged to provide the impetus behind a major body of sculpture created in response to a specific site, situation, or locale. Irwin's importance as an artist lies not only in the beauty and clarity of his precendent-setting work, but in his theoretical contribtion, which provides a framework by which all phenomenal works can be examined. This book, written by the artist, lays out his theoretical position and documents the working processes behind seventeen major sculpture projects created over the past decade. -- from dust jacket
The sculpture of Picasso : September 16-23 October 1982, the Pace Gallery, 32 East 57 Street, New York 10022 by Pablo Picasso( Book )

7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Rothko : notes on Rothko's surrealist years by Robert Rosenblum( Book )

4 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Piet Mondrian by Hans Ludwig C Jaffé( Book )

7 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book presents a comprehensive survey of the work of Piet Mondrian, an artist who has exercised a vast influence on the art of our time - and not only on painting and architecture, but also on the minor arts: interior decoration, furniture design, advertising displays, typography, and book design. Though for many years he was regarded as the most ultra-refined of twentieth-century artists, Mondrian's pervasive presence can now be discerned in innumerable contexts - among them the pages of popular household magazines, the lobbies of apartment houses, and even women's fashions
Artists 1950-81, a personal view by Hans Namuth( Book )

2 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Tony Smith : Ten elements and Throwback ; the Pace Gallery, April 27-9 June 1979 by Tony Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 232 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

African spirit images and identities : [catalog of an exhibition held] April 24-May 29, 1976, Pace Primitive and Ancient Art by Pace Gallery( Book )

7 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 212 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevelson : sky gates and collages, May 4-8 June, 1974, The Pace Gallery ... New York by Louise Nevelson( Book )

2 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Isamu Noguchi : 75th birthday exhibition, 16 February - 15 March 1980, Andre Emmerich Gallery ... New York, and the Pace Gallery ... New York by Isamu Noguchi( Book )

13 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 200 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Close, recent work : [exhibition] October 26-24 November, 1979, the Pace Gallery by Chuck Close( Book )

3 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mark Rothko, paintings, 1948-1969 : April 1-30 1983, the Pace Gallery by Mark Rothko( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Schnabel : November 2-1 December 1984, the Pace Gallery ... by Gert Schiff( Book )

7 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 183 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The sublime is now : the early work of Barnett Newman : paintings and drawings, 1944-1949 by Jeremy Strick( Book )

6 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 181 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Simulacres. [Exhibition, Nov. 8-Dec. 10, 1969, at] the Pace Gallery, New York by Jean Dubuffet( Book )

2 editions published in 1969 in English and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Noguchi : steel sculptures : [exhibition] the Pace Gallery ... New York, May 10-June 20, 1975 by Isamu Noguchi( Book )

2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 159 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julio Gonzalez, sculpture & drawings, October 2-31, 1981 by Julio González( Book )

6 editions published in 1981 in English and Italian and held by 158 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Picasso, the Avignon paintings : January 30-14 March 1981, the Pace Gallery by Pablo Picasso( Book )

3 editions published in 1981 in English and held by 154 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nevelson : maquettes for monumental sculpture : [exhibition] May 2-27 June 1980 : The Pace Gallery, New York by Louise Nevelson( Book )

7 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Chuck Close : February 25-26 March 1983 by Chuck Close( Book )

2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 141 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Je suis le cahier : the sketchbooks of Picasso
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