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Bourgeois, Louise 1911-2010

Overview
Works: 861 works in 1,628 publications in 7 languages and 24,608 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Biography  Catalogs  Sources  Pictorial works  Documentary television programs 
Roles: Illustrator, Interviewee, Translator, Engraver, Artist, Lithographer, Creator, Narrator, Contributor, Actor, Other, Printer of plates, Honoree, Dedicatee, Author of introduction
Classifications: NB237.B65, 709.2
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Louise Bourgeois
Louise Bourgeois by Deborah Wye ( Book )
7 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Bourgeois by Marie-Laure Bernadac ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 2001 in English and held by 633 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A chronological overview of the life and work of sculptor Louise Bourgeois, from her symbolic works on paper to her newest works
Louise Bourgeois by Robert Storr ( Book )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2008 in English and German and held by 623 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interview - Survey - Focus - Artist's choice - Artist's writings - Chronology
Louise Bourgeois by Louise Bourgeois ( Book )
15 editions published between 2007 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 608 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Developed in close collaboration with the artist and accompanying a major retrospective exhibition that is touring internationally, this book provides a comprehensive overview of Bourgeois's entire career. Designed as an illustrated glossary to her life and work it covers everything from A for Abandonment to W for Words, via F for Family, Father Figures, and Feminism and S for Sexuality, Studio, and Suicide. Also included are selected writings by Bourgeois herself and a full chronology making it the most thorough and up-to-date publication on the artist available."--Jacket
Fantastic reality : Louise Bourgeois and a story of modern art by Mignon Nixon ( Book )
3 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 487 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prints of Louise Bourgeois by Deborah Wye ( Book )
2 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 396 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Her increasing recognition since then culminated with the selection of her work to represent the United States at the 1993 Venice Biennale
Louise Bourgeois the spider, the mistress and the tangerine ( Visual )
6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A comprehensive and dramatic documentary on the life and work of sculptor Louise Bourgeois
Art city ( Visual )
4 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 334 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In vol. 1 artists, collectors, and dealers bring to life the art capital of the world, New York, as it plunges into the 21st Century. The film discusses inspiration, aesthetics, & the meaning of success. Vol.2 travels from Taos and Santa Fe, to Brooklyn, Manhattan, Woodstock, Las Vegas and Los Angeles, to takes viewers on a revealing trip into the studios and lives of a group of singular artists. In vol. 3 many artists use the pain, exhilaration and resolution of private desires to express themselves. This film focuses on intense personalities who've used their art to explore the emotional impact of psychological truths
Louise Bourgeois by Marie-Laure Bernadac ( Book )
10 editions published between 2006 and 2007 in English and French and held by 249 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une monographie sur cette artiste d'origine française connue pour ses sculptures monumentales dont l'oeuvre sculpturale se situe à la jonction de Brancusi et de Giacometti. L'ouvrage comprend un long essai rétrospectif, de nombreux entretiens avec l'auteur, ainsi qu'une biographie
Louise Bourgeois by Louise Bourgeois ( Book )
21 editions published between 1989 and 1995 in 5 languages and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Książka towarzysząca wystawie w Frankfurter Kunstverein, Frankfurt am Main ; Rijsksmuseum Kröller-Müller, Otterlo ; Fundació Antoni Tàpies, Barcelona
Louise Bourgeois : la famille by Thomas Kellein ( Book )
9 editions published in 2006 in 3 languages and held by 213 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
It is almost that : a collection of image+text work by women artists & writers ( Book )
1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 211 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"It is almost that collects twenty-six visionary works by women artists and writers."--Page [4] of dust jacket
Louise Bourgeois : Konstruktionen für den freien Fall by Christiane Meyer-Thoss ( Book )
5 editions published in 1992 in German and English and held by 197 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hans Bellmer, Louise Bourgeois : double sexus by Elfriede Jelinek ( Book )
6 editions published in 2010 in 3 languages and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Bourgeois : the blind leading the blind by Mâkhi Xenakis ( Book )
2 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hebdomeros : with Monsieur Dudron's adventure, and other metaphysical writings by Giorgio De Chirico ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 129 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Surrealistische roman en andere metafysisch getinte teksten van de Grieks-Italiaanse kunstenaar en schrijver (1888-1978)
(In search of) the perfect lover : werke von/works by Louise Bourgeois ... [et al.] aus der/from the Sammlung Hauser und Wirth ( Book )
3 editions published in 2003 in German and held by 114 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Louise Bourgeois : the secret of the Cells by Rainer Crone ( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 110 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Since the 1930s Louise Bourgeois has worked with materials ranging from rubber and fabric to glass and cement, through which she has told the stories of her own life and the lives of others. This book traces her life from her Paris youth, through her experiences with the leading artists of the New York School, to her famed installations
Art city making it in Manhattan ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moves into lofts, studios and galleries for intimate scenes of artists at work. They discuss inspiration, aesthetic issues, the meaning of success, and how they overcame hardship to pursue a lifetime in art
Wonderwater : Alice Offshore by Roni Horn ( Book )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Each volume contains texts written in response to the same selection of Horn's titles/phrases. The annotaters are sculptor Louise Bourgeois, writers Anne Carson and Hélène Cixous, and film director John Waters
 
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Alternative Names
Bourgeois, L. 1911-2010
Bourgeois, Louise 1911-
Bourgeois, Louise Joséphine 1911-2010
Goldwater, Louise 1911-2010
L. B 1911-2010
Louise Bourgeois
ブルジョワ, ルイーズ
Languages
English (225)
German (39)
French (17)
Italian (5)
Spanish (3)
Multiple languages (3)
Finnish (2)
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