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Sims, Lowery Stokes

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Works: 149 works in 260 publications in 2 languages and 7,476 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  History  Catalogs  Art 
Roles: Editor, Contributor, Author of introduction, Interviewee
Classifications: ND305.L3, 759.13
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Stuart Davis : American painter by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
9 editions published between 1991 and 1992 in English and held by 959 libraries worldwide
Still life : the object in American art, 1915-1995 : selections from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
10 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 595 libraries worldwide
Wifredo Lam and the international avant-garde, 1923-1982 by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
10 editions published between 2002 and 2003 in English and held by 510 libraries worldwide
A lively portrait of the great Cuban artist explores Lam's influences--including his notable primitivist stage--as well as his important contributions to twentieth century art
Wifredo Lam and his contemporaries, 1938-1952 by Wifredo Lam( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 477 libraries worldwide
The landscape in twentieth-century American art : selections from the Metropolitan Museum of Art by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
5 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 356 libraries worldwide
Fritz Scholder : Indian not Indian by Fritz Scholder( Book )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2011 in English and held by 355 libraries worldwide
Ida Applebroog : happy families : a fifteen-year survey by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
7 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 350 libraries worldwide
Elizabeth Catlett sculpture : a fifty-year retrospective by Elizabeth Catlett( Book )
2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 268 libraries worldwide
"This monograph covers a fifty-year period from 1946-1996 in the life's work of the renowned African-American artist Elizabeth Catlett. Catlett was born and raised in Washington, DC. She received her B.A. in painting from Howard University in Washington and her M.F.A. in sculpture from the University of Iowa. From the beginning of her career as an artist and a teacher in the early 1940s, Catlett's themes have reflected her concerns for social injustice, the human condition, and her life as an African-American woman and mother. Formally, her sculpture draws upon African and pre-Columbian traditions, as well as early modernism in Europe, the United States and Mexico. For a period of twenty years Catlett was involved with the Taller de Grafica Popular, a collaborative print-making workshop that addressed the concerns of working people. She has exhibited her work internationally and it is represented in the collections of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, The Museum of Modern Art and The Studio Museum of Harlem in New York City, among many others."--BOOK JACKET
The global Africa project ( Book )
7 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 267 libraries worldwide
"This book provides a savvy survey of the latest work by designers, craftspeople, and architects of African descent from around the world. Artists and designers of African ancestry--many in Africa but also others throughout Europe, the Americas, and the Far East--are working in a wide array of mediums: fashion, architecture, non-traditional crafts, design, fine art, and photography. Authors Lowery Stokes Sims and Leslie King-Hammond, together with six contributors, challenge presumptions of what constitutes an "African" style or aesthetic, and demonstrate the power and expressive potential of materials, textures and forms. Work by well-known artists such as Yinka Shonibare, MBE and architects including David Adjaye appear alongside those of lesser-known but equally exciting designers whose garments, carpets, baskets, ceramics, furniture, body arts, wall painting, photographs and sculpture blur the distinction between art and craft. The result is an enormously diverse display of young and established talent, and a wide-ranging survey of contemporary African art and design."--Publisher's website
Richard Pousette-Dart (1916-1992) by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
6 editions published between 1997 and 1998 in English and held by 260 libraries worldwide
Romare Bearden by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
4 editions published between 1992 and 1993 in English and held by 221 libraries worldwide
The figure in 20th century American art : selections from the Metropolitan Museum of Art : an exhibition by N.Y.) Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York( Book )
5 editions published in 1984 in English and held by 179 libraries worldwide
The persistence of geometry : form, content, and culture in the collection of the Cleveland Museum of Art by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
8 editions published in 2006 in English and German and held by 177 libraries worldwide
Stokely Webster and his Paris, New York, London, and Venice by Stokely Webster( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Howardena Pindell atomizing art ( visu )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2013 in English and held by 114 libraries worldwide
A biography of African American female artist Howardena Pindell, including extensive interviews and footage of her creating in the studio
The heart of the question : the writings and paintings of Howardena Pindell by Howardena Pindell( Book )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 111 libraries worldwide
Arnold Mesches : a life's work by Arnold Mesches( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 108 libraries worldwide
Challenge of the modern : African-American artists 1925-1945 by Lowery Stokes Sims( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 102 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Sims Laueri
Sims, Lauėri 1949-
Sims, Lowery
Sims, Lowery 1949-
Sims, Lowery S.
Sims, Lowery S. 1949-
Simsom Laueri
Stokes-Sims, Lowery
Stokes Sims, Lowery 1949-
Languages
English (100)
German (1)
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