WorldCat Identities

Adams, Brooks

Overview
Works: 45 works in 158 publications in 4 languages and 3,712 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  History  Biography 
Roles: Author, Creator, Contributor, Illustrator, zxx, Other, Editor, Redactor, Author of introduction
Classifications: N6512, 709.7304
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Brooks Adams
American art in the 20th century : painting and sculpture, 1913-1993 by Martin-Gropius-Bau (Berlin)( Book )

16 editions published between 1993 and 1994 in 3 languages and held by 1,079 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensation : young British artists from the Saatchi Collection by Saatchi Collection( Book )

25 editions published between 1997 and 2009 in English and held by 822 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Book features works of 42 British artists under the patronage of Charles Saatchi
The age of modernism : art in the 20th century by Martin-Gropius-Bau (Berlin)( Book )

15 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 613 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Om malerkunst og skulptur i 20. århundrede
Philip Taaffe : the life of forms : works 1980-2008 by Philip Taaffe( Book )

6 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 196 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Young Americans 2 : new American art at the Saatchi Gallery( Book )

3 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Julian Schnabel : Arbeiten auf Papier, 1975-1988 by Julian Schnabel( Book )

9 editions published in 1989 in German and Undetermined and held by 92 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nancy Spero : œuvres sur papier by Nancy Spero( Book )

7 editions published in 2010 in French and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Connue pour ses positions pacifistes et féministes radicales, l'artiste américaine Nancy Spero (1926-2009), est, dans sa jeunesse, élève de l'Art Institute de Chicago, place forte de la peinture figurative. Puis, elle vient à Paris, de 1949 à 1950, où elle étudie à l'École nationale des beaux-arts. Mariée en 1951 avec le peintre Leon Golub ils auront trois enfants, elle revient vivre avec sa famille dans la capitale française de 1959 à 1964. À son retour aux États-Unis, Nancy Spero s'engage contre la guerre au Viêt Nam et traduit son horreur dans les War Paintings (1966-1970). Suivront les Artaud Paintings (1969-1970) puis la célèbre série des Codex Artaud (1971-1972), avec laquelle elle met en place le principe systématique de bandes de papier, verticales ou horizontales, dans la tradition des papyri égyptiens, des rouleaux chinois et des frises antiques. À partir des années 1970, Nancy Spero met la femme au centre de son travail et représente désormais l'homme au sens large sous une apparence exclusivement féminine. Son travail prend alors une tournure radicalement féministe. Elle forge l'image d'une femme transgressant toute limite d'époque et de culture, libre, forte et intemporelle. Le Centre Pompidou organise, pour la première fois en France, une rétrospective consacrée à l'oeuvre de Nancy Spero en réunissant une soixantaine de dessins de l'artiste américaine, disparue l'année dernière à l'âge de 83 ans." P. [4] of cover
Caio Fonseca : April 3-24, 1993 by Caio Fonseca( Book )

2 editions published in 1993 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hunt Slonem, recent paintings by Hunt Slonem( Book )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

David Smith : the last nudes by David Smith( Book )

3 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Frank Moore : March 25-April 22 1995 by Frank Moore( Book )

1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Malcolm Morley : rules of engagement by Malcolm Morley( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sensation : young British artists from the Saatchi Collection( Book )

3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'Sensation' features work by over 40 of the most radical artists working in Britain today as well as erudite essays which analyse the phenomenon of the British art scene from the late 1980s to the present day and place it in its historical context
Philip Smith : recent paintings by Philip Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dangerous pleasures : the art of Judith Linhares : 23 February-27 March 1994 by Brooks Adams( Book )

1 edition published in 1994 in English and held by 23 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Il confine evanescente : arte italiana, 1960-2010( Book )

2 editions published in 2010 in Italian and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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American art in the 20th century : painting and sculpture, 1913-1993Amerikanische Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert : Malerei und Plastik; 1913 - 1993; [anlälich der Ausstellung Amerikanische Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert, Malerei und Plastik 1913 - 1993 im Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, vom 8. Mai bis 25. Juli 1993, ... in der Royal Academy of Arts, London, vom 16. September bis 12. Dezember 1993]
Languages
English (76)

German (30)

French (7)

Italian (2)

Covers
Sensation : young British artists from the Saatchi CollectionThe age of modernism : art in the 20th centuryPhilip Taaffe : the life of forms : works 1980-2008Die Epoche der Moderne - Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert : [dieser Katalog erscheint anlälich der Ausstellung Die Epoche der Moderne - Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert im Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, 7. Mai - 27. Juli 1997]Young Americans 2 : new American art at the Saatchi GalleryAmerikanische Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert : Malerei und Plastik; 1913 - 1993; [anlälich der Ausstellung Amerikanische Kunst im 20. Jahrhundert, Malerei und Plastik 1913 - 1993 im Martin-Gropius-Bau, Berlin, vom 8. Mai bis 25. Juli 1993, ... in der Royal Academy of Arts, London, vom 16. September bis 12. Dezember 1993]Philip Taaffe - das Leben der Formen : Werke 1980-2008 ; [anlässlich der Ausstellung Philip Taaffe - das Leben der Formen. Werke 1980-2008, Kunstmuseum Wolfsburg, 8. März 2008 bis 29. Juni 2008]Sensation : young British artists from the Saatchi Collection