skip to content
Nicolas Party : pastel. Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Nicolas Party : pastel.

Author: Nicolas Party; Karma (New York, N.Y.),; Modern Institute (Glasgow, Scotland),
Publisher: New York : Karma ; Glasgow : The Modern Institute, [2017] ©2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Brussels- and Brooklyn-based Swiss artist Nicolas Party (born 1980) creates soft pastel drawings of trees, fruit, humans and landscapes that integrate his appetite for art history in their use of adopted pictorial languages. Party’s works are focused around four consistent visual “characters”: trees, fruit, humans and landscapes, rarely commingled in the same composition. Inspiration for his bare trees comes from  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Catalogs
Exhibition catalogs
Exhibitions
Named Person: Nicolas Party; Nicolas Party
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicolas Party; Karma (New York, N.Y.),; Modern Institute (Glasgow, Scotland),
ISBN: 1942607806 9781942607809
OCLC Number: 1006584367
Notes: "Edition of 1,500"--Colophon.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 30 cm
Other Titles: Works.
Pastel

Abstract:

"Brussels- and Brooklyn-based Swiss artist Nicolas Party (born 1980) creates soft pastel drawings of trees, fruit, humans and landscapes that integrate his appetite for art history in their use of adopted pictorial languages. Party’s works are focused around four consistent visual “characters”: trees, fruit, humans and landscapes, rarely commingled in the same composition. Inspiration for his bare trees comes from Milton Avery; his single-stroke ocean swells from Ferdinand Hodler are occasionally lit by Felix Vallotton sunsets; and the eerie stares of his androgynous figures echo the apocalyptic vacancy of Christian Schad. These colorful pictures incorporate disparate and contradictory elements that create a complex optical effect of instability. Nicolas Party: Pastel documents the artist's 2017 show at Karma, New York, for which he conceived a unique environment in which to present the pastels"--artbook.com

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/1006584367> # Nicolas Party : pastel.
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    library:oclcnum "1006584367" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/nyu> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Topic/pastel_drawing_21st_century> ; # Pastel drawing--21st century
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/classification/N7153> ;
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/709.2/e23/> ;
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Topic/pastel_drawing> ; # Pastel drawing
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Event/2000_2099> ; # 2000-2099
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Person/party_nicolas> ; # Nicolas Party
    schema:alternateName "Pastel" ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Organization/karma_new_york_n_y> ; # Karma (New York, N.Y.),
    schema:copyrightYear "2017" ;
    schema:creator <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Person/party_nicolas> ; # Nicolas Party
    schema:datePublished "2017" ;
    schema:description ""Brussels- and Brooklyn-based Swiss artist Nicolas Party (born 1980) creates soft pastel drawings of trees, fruit, humans and landscapes that integrate his appetite for art history in their use of adopted pictorial languages. Party’s works are focused around four consistent visual “characters”: trees, fruit, humans and landscapes, rarely commingled in the same composition. Inspiration for his bare trees comes from Milton Avery; his single-stroke ocean swells from Ferdinand Hodler are occasionally lit by Felix Vallotton sunsets; and the eerie stares of his androgynous figures echo the apocalyptic vacancy of Christian Schad. These colorful pictures incorporate disparate and contradictory elements that create a complex optical effect of instability. Nicolas Party: Pastel documents the artist's 2017 show at Karma, New York, for which he conceived a unique environment in which to present the pastels"--artbook.com"@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4546825557> ; # Works.
    schema:genre "Catalogs"@en ;
    schema:genre "Exhibition catalogs"@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:name "Nicolas Party : pastel."@en ;
    schema:productID "1006584367" ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Organization/modern_institute_glasgow_scotland> ; # Modern Institute (Glasgow, Scotland),
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Organization/karma_new_york_n_y> ; # Karma (New York, N.Y.),
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781942607809> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/1006584367> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Organization/karma_new_york_n_y> # Karma (New York, N.Y.),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Karma (New York, N.Y.)," ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Organization/modern_institute_glasgow_scotland> # Modern Institute (Glasgow, Scotland),
    a schema:Organization ;
    schema:name "Modern Institute (Glasgow, Scotland)," ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Person/party_nicolas> # Nicolas Party
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Party" ;
    schema:givenName "Nicolas" ;
    schema:name "Nicolas Party" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/4546825557#Topic/pastel_drawing_21st_century> # Pastel drawing--21st century
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Pastel drawing--21st century"@en ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/4546825557> # Works.
    schema:name "Works." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9781942607809>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "1942607806" ;
    schema:isbn "9781942607809" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.