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Man Ray 1890-1976

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Man Ray by Roland Penrose( Book )

16 editions published between 1974 and 1989 in English and Italian and held by 1,074 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Ray's Montparnasse by Herbert R Lottman( Book )

2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 745 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Man Ray, the renowned photographer, was there to document it all. His world was filled with artists, writers, and poets, and his camera was his key, allowing him access to cafes, salons, artists' studios, and writers' homes. Within a year of his arrival, he was invited to be Gertrude Stein's official portraitist and to record the image of Marcel Proust on his deathbed. He photographed Pablo Picasso and Peggy Guggenheim, made films alongside the Dadaists, and played chess with Marcel Duchamp. Illustrated with Man Ray's own photographs, this book chronicles a legendary time and place."--Jacket
Avant-garde : experimental cinema of the 1920s and '30s by Bret Wood( Visual )

8 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 695 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Originally produced as individual silent motion pictures in France, the Netherlands, Germany, and the United States, these twenty-five short films epitomize the avant garde movement of the 1920's and 1930's. The films are drawn from the collection assembled by Raymond Rohauer, one of the nation's foremost proponents of experimental cinema, founder of the Hollywood Film Society, and longtime programmer at the Coronet Theatre in Los Angeles. Rohauer helped preserve and promote avant-garde cinema, and these films from his personal archive are some of the most influential and eclectic short films made during the 20th Century
Man Ray : photographs from the J. Paul Getty Museum by J. Paul Getty Museum( Book )

8 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 594 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

During a career that spanned more than fifty years, two continents, and work in many media, Man Ray (1890-1976) produced a large body of photographic images that continue to command our attention. This volume presents his early work in New York in the 1910s, selections from his sizeable Paris œuvre in the 20s, 30s, and 50s, and photographs taken during his time in Hollywood in the 40s. Though in later years he expressed a desire to be remembered as a painter, Man Ray continued to work with photography throughout his life, pushing the boundaries of the medium with cameraless images, solarized portraits, and other innovations. The Getty Museum's collection of three hundred works by Man Ray includes vintage prints from the 1910s through the 1960s. This volume presents more than fifty photographs, with commentary on each image by Katherine Ware, assistant curator of photographs at the J. Paul Getty Museum. The volume also includes an overview of his life and the edited transcript of a symposium on his career
Man Ray : the rigour of imagination by Arturo Schwarz( Book )

9 editions published in 1977 in 4 languages and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversion to modernism : the early work of Man Ray by Francis M Naumann( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 574 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Conversion to Modernism highlights Man Ray's production from 1907 to 1917. This book is the first comprehensive, fully illustrated work to examine this artist's seminal years, beginning with his high school years in Brooklyn, his studies at the Art Students League and the National Academy of Design in New York, and the time he spent in life drawing classes at the more progressive Ferrer Center."--Jacket
Alias Man Ray : the art of reinvention by Mason Klein( Book )

8 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Dadaist, Parisien surrealist, international portraitist & fashion photographer, this work considers how the career of Man Ray was shaped by his turn-of-the-century Jewish immigrant experience & his lifelong evasion of his past
Man Ray in Paris by Erin C Garcia( Book )

6 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 486 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

American artist Man Ray spend the most productive years of his career, during the 1920s and 1930s, in Paris
Man Ray : bazaar years by John Esten( Book )

5 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Ray's Paris portraits, 1921-39 by Timothy Baum( Book )

7 editions published between 1989 and 1997 in English and held by 363 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New York Dada : Duchamp, Man Ray, Picabia ; Städt. Galerie im Lenbachhaus, München, 15. Dez. 1973-27. Jan. 1974 ; Kunsthalle Tübingen, 9. März 1974-28. April 1974 by Arturo Schwarz( Book )

8 editions published between 1973 and 1974 in 3 languages and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kiki's memoirs by Kiki( Book )

3 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 328 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With the mother she had never known. Her fierce survival instincts immediately translated into a precocious thirst for experience. Soon she discovered the power of artificial geraniums to rouge her cheeks and mouth, and at fourteen she had her "first contact with art" when she began posing nude for a sculptor. Thereafter, she embraced life as the irrepressible Kiki, lover of Man Ray, beloved friend of Soutine and Jean Cocteau - the toast of Montparnasse. One of the
Man Ray in fashion by Man Ray( Book )

7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 304 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The safety of objects : stories by A. M Homes( Book )

1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 285 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Published to overwhelming critical acclaim, this extraordinary collection of short stories established A.M. Homes as one of the most provocative and daring writers of her generation. Here you'll find the cult classic A Real Doll, the tale of a teenage boy's erotic obsession with his sister's favorite doll; Adults Alone, which first introduced Paul and Elaine, the crack smoking yuppie couple whose marriage careens out of control in Homes's novel Music for Torching; and Looking for Johnny, in which a kidnapped boy having failed his abductor's expectations, is returned home. Brilliantly conceived sharply etched, and exceptionally satisfying these stories explore the American dream in ways you're not likely soon to forget. Working in Kodacolor hues, Homes offers an uncanny pictures of a surreal suburbia outrageous and utterly believable
Man Ray 1890-1976 by Kate Ware( Book )

8 editions published between 2000 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Ray : prophet of the avant-garde by François Lévy-Kuentz( Visual )

25 editions published between 1995 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 250 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Man Ray is the quintessential modernist figure: photographer, painter, object maker and collagist, filmmaker and printmaker, poet, essayist and philosopher. Born Emanuel Radnitsky in 1890, he went on to become the leader of the "American avant-garde" and the most enigmatic of the Dada-Surrealists who transformed the Paris art world during the ferment of the 1920's and beyond. This profile follows the creative genius from his youth in Brooklyn to his glory days in Paris and, finally, to his impact on future generations of artist in a variety of fields"--Container. Also includes a never-before-seen interview with Man Ray in which he reminisces about his life and work
Photography as art( Visual )

4 editions published between 2002 and 2012 in English and held by 219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"When specialty cameras, trick photography, and digital manipulation are combined with creative genius, photography becomes and extremely versatile medium of expression and self-exploration. This program examines the history of photography, charting its evolution from a technical craft to a fine art. Works of Tim Macmillan, Catherine Opie, Suky Best, Alison Jackson, and Caroline Molloy are highlighted. Archival clips of Man Ray, Cindy Sherman, Bill Brandt, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Andreas Feininger, Robert Mapplethorpe, and Duane Michals, Richard Avedon, and Elsie Hill are included"--Container
Man Ray, 1890-1976 by Man Ray( Book )

5 editions published between 2001 and 2012 in English and German and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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Erik Satie, l'inconnu d'Arcueil : 1965 : les documentaires de création radiophonique( )

1 edition published in 2002 in French and held by 193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Man Ray : human equations : a journey from mathematics to Shakespeare by Man Ray( Book )

3 editions published in 2015 in English and held by 190 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

How does one make sense of a purported link between mathematics, William Shakespeare, and art? The answer lies within the oeuvre of Man Ray (1890-1976). The publication sets out to unravel the Surrealist puzzle beginning with his photographs of mathematical models he encountered at the Institut Henri Poincaré in Paris in the thirties. Moreover, it charts a path culminating in his Shakespearean Equations (1947-1954) series of oil paintings, which were inspired by the photographs and painted in Hollywood over a decade later. The arc the images strike from painting back to photography reveals the ease with which Man Ray moved between various disciplines and forged his own path. An inveterate experimenter, he pioneered artistic activities in the realms of painting, object making, film, and photography, challenging conventional boundaries and blurring established aesthetic categories
 
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Man Ray's Montparnasse
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Man Lei, 1890-1976

Man Ray.

Man Ray 1890-1976

Man Ray Amerikaans filmregisseur

Man Ray amerykański artysta fotografik

Man Ray photographe et cinéaste américain

Man Ray pittore, fotografo e regista statunitense

Man Ray US-amerikanischer Maler und Fotograf

Man Rei

Man Rei 1890-1976

Mens Rejs

Radenski, Emmanuel

Radenski, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Radnitsky, Emmanuel.

Radnitsky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Radnitzky, Emmanuel

Radnitzky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Radnitzsky, Emanuel, 1890-1976

Ray, Man

Ray Man 1890-1976

Rey, Man 1890-1976

Rudnitsky, Emmanuel

Rudnitsky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Rudnitszky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Rudnitzky, Emmanuel

Rudnitzky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Rudnizky, Emmanuel

Rudnizky, Emmanuel 1890-1976

Rudzitsky, Emmanuel

Μαν Ραίη

Ман Рей

Ман Рэй французский и американский художник, фотограф и кинорежиссёр

Мен Реј

Эммануэль Рудзицкий

מאן ריי

מאן ריי, 1890-1976

מן ריי, 1890-1976

רדניצקי, עמנואל, 1890-1976

مان راي

من ری

მან რეი

マン・レイ

マン·レイ 1890-1976

レイ, マン

曼·雷

曼雷, 1890-1976

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Man Ray : photographs from the J. Paul Getty MuseumConversion to modernism : the early work of Man RayAlias Man Ray : the art of reinventionMan Ray in ParisMan Ray's Paris portraits, 1921-39Kiki's memoirsMan Ray 1890-1976Man Ray : prophet of the avant-gardeMan Ray, 1890-1976