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Heat waves in a swamp : the paintings of Charles Burchfield

Author: Charles BurchfieldRobert GoberCynthia BurlinghamDave HickeyTullis JohnsonAll authors
Publisher: Los Angeles : Hammer Museum ; Munich ; New York : DelMonico Books/Prestel, 2009.
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A comprehensive overview of the artist's work focuses on Burchfield's expressive watercolors and includes drawing from his 1917 sketchbook, camouflage designs from his tour in the army, and wallpaper designs from the 1920s.
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Genre/Form: Exhibitions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Burchfield, Charles Ephraim, 1893-1967.
Heat waves in a swamp.
Los Angeles : Hammer Museum ; Munich ; New York : DelMonico Books/Prestel, 2009
(OCoLC)653490620
Named Person: Charles Burchfield; Charles Burchfield; Charles Ephraim Burchfield
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Burchfield; Robert Gober; Cynthia Burlingham; Dave Hickey; Tullis Johnson; Nancy Weekly; Hammer Museum.; Burchfield-Penney Art Center.; Whitney Museum of American Art.
ISBN: 9783791343808 3791343807
OCLC Number: 351309250
Notes: Published on the occasion of an exhibition held at the Hammer Museum, Los Angeles, Oct. 4, 2009-Jan. 10, 2010, the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo, New York, Mar. 5-May 23, 2010, and the Whitney Museum of American Art, New York, June 24 2010-Sept. 2010.
"This exhibition was organized by the Hammer Museum in collaboration with the Burchfield Penney Art Center, Buffalo State College."
Description: 182 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: A natural preference: Burchfield and watercolor / Cynthia Burlingham --
Conventions for abstract thoughts / Nancy Weekly --
A seemingly idle diversion: the doodles of Charles Burchfield / Tullis Johnson --
Burchfield's highway / Dave Hickey --
Heat waves in a swamp ... "the healthy glamour of everyday life" / Robert Gober assisted by Becky Kinder --
Works in the exhibition.
Other Titles: Paintings of Charles Burchfield
Responsibility: curated by Robert Gober ; edited by Cynthia Burlingham, Robert Gober ; with contributions by Dave Hickey, Tullis Johnson, Nancy Weekly.

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Offering a comprehensive overview of Charles Burchfield's work, this book presents the artist's expressive watercolors and provides a definitive account of his life and career.  Read more...

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