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Nature transformed : wood art from the Bohlen Collection

Author: Sean M UlmerJanice BlackburnTerry MartinDavid Revere McFaddenUniversity of Michigan. Museum of Art.All authors
Publisher: Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Museum of Art ; New York ; Manchester : Hudson Hills Press, ©2004.
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"Nowhere is the vision, audacity, technical mastery, and sophistication of contemporary wood art better represented than in the collection of Robert Bohlen and Lillian Montalto Bohlen." "Employing many different types of wood from the common place to the exotic as well as different carving, turning, and finishing techniques, the artists represented have created works that amuse, astonish, and inspire. Their efforts  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Exhibitions
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Nature transformed.
Ann Arbor, Mich. : University of Michigan Museum of Art ; New York ; Manchester : Hudson Hills Press, ©2004
(OCoLC)643862121
Named Person: Robert Bohlen; Lillian Montalto Bohlen; Robert Bohlen; Bohlen (famille)
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sean M Ulmer; Janice Blackburn; Terry Martin; David Revere McFadden; University of Michigan. Museum of Art.; Mobile Museum of Art.; Museum of Arts and Design (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN: 1930561083 9781930561083
OCLC Number: 56131649
Notes: Published in conjunction with an exhibition of the same title held at the University of Michigan Museum of Art, Ann Arbor, June 12-Oct. 3, 2004 ; the Mobile Museum of Art, Oct. 7-Dec. 31, 2005 ; and the Museum of Arts and Design, New York, 2006.
Description: 175 pages : color illustrations ; 31 cm
Contents: Director's Foreword / James Christen Steward --
An Art of Our Time: Wood Sculpture Today / David McFadden --
Wood Art: The Alignment of Intent with Nature's Bounty / Terry Martin --
Turning to Wood: A Curator Responds to the Art Form / Janice Blackburn --
Conversations with the Artists / Sean M. Ulmer --
The Vessel Unleashed --
Sculptural Tendencies --
Allusions to Nature.
Responsibility: Sean M. Ulmer, editor ; Janice Blackburn, Terry Martin, David McFadden [authors].

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"Nowhere is the vision, audacity, technical mastery, and sophistication of contemporary wood art better represented than in the collection of Robert Bohlen and Lillian Montalto Bohlen." "Employing many different types of wood from the common place to the exotic as well as different carving, turning, and finishing techniques, the artists represented have created works that amuse, astonish, and inspire. Their efforts broaden our understanding of what art can be and enrich our experience of the world around us, challenging us anew to think about materials, forms, and textures. Through essays and interviews that explore the evolution of wood art as well as current concerns and practices in the field, Nature Transformed: Wood Art from the Bohlen Collection offers a comprehensive look at a unique contemporary art form at a vital moment in its evolution. Its publication is a welcome event for those who already know and love wood art - and a revelation to those who have not yet fully explored its possibilities."--Jacket.

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