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Alina Szapocznikow : awkward objects

Alina Szapocznikow : awkward objects

Author: Alina Szapocznikow; Agata Jakubowska; Joanna Mytkowska
Publisher: Warsaw : Museum of Modern Art in Poland ; Bristol : University Presses Marketing [distributor], 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Conference publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

Born in Kalisz, Poland, in 1926, Alina Szapocznikow studied in Prague and Paris, spent her life in France, and created an impressive number of sculptures and drawings that are defined as  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Congress
exhibition catalogs
Conference papers and proceedings
Exhibition catalogs
Actes de congrès
Actes de congrès
Catalogues d'exposition
Critique et interprétation
Named Person: Alina Szapocznikow; Alina Szapocznikow; Alina Szapocznikow; Alina Szapocznikow; Alina Szapocznikow
Material Type: Conference publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alina Szapocznikow; Agata Jakubowska; Joanna Mytkowska
ISBN: 9788392404460 8392404467
OCLC Number: 777944754
Notes: Publié à l'occasion de la conférence "Alina Szapocznikow : works. Documents. Interpretations" tenue les 15 et 16 mai 2009 au Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw et en conjonction avec l'exposition "Awkward objects. Alina Szapocznikow and Maria Bartuszova, Pauline Boty, Louise Bourgeois, Eva Hesse, and Paulina Olowska" tenue du 14 mai au 26 juillet 2009; Agata Jakubowska et Joanna Mytkowska, commissaires.
Description: 286 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Contents: Awkward objects: creative barbarity --
on Awkward beginnings / Marta Dziewańska --
L'œil de bœuf: finding the key to the works of Alina Szapocznikow / Jola Cola --
Too early and too late: melting solids and traumatic encryption in the sculptural dissolutions of Alina Szapocznikow / Griselda Pollock --
Personalizations / Anda Rottenberg --
Sheer skin: the dissolution of sculptural skin and sculpted skin / Ernst van Alphen --
Alina Szapocznikow's Leg and Goldfinger: between reality and illusion / Agata Jakubowska --
"My American dream": Alina Szapocznikow's take on conceptual art / Manuela Ammer --
Black drips and dark matter --
The luxury gap --
Concept individuel --
Quarry desert: the incommensurable contemporaneity of Alina Szapocznikow / Anke Kempkes --
Alina Szapocznikow's Piotr, or "The flesh of my son" / Paweł Leskowicz --
Alina Szapocznikow in Paris: worlds in action and in retrospect / Sarah Wilson --
Alena Šapočniková in Prague / Tomáš Pospiszyl --
Photographs from the archive of Alina Szapnocznikow --
Alina Szapocznikow: a biography.
Responsibility: edited by Agata Jakubowska.
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