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Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi

Author: Hayden Herrera
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 2016. ©2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : First paperback editionView all editions and formats
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"From the author of Arshile Gorky, a major biography of the great American sculptor that redefines his legacy"--
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Isamu Noguchi; Isamu Noguchi; Isamu Noguchi
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Hayden Herrera
ISBN: 9780374281168 0374281165 9780374535988 0374535981 9780374712969 0374712964
OCLC Number: 908628852
Description: viii, 575 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 21 cm
Contents: Parents --
Dear Baby --
Tokyo --
Chigasaki --
St. Joseph College --
Interlaken --
La Porte --
I became a sculptor --
I will rival the immortals --
Out from the shadow of a big tree --
Head buster --
To find nature's reasons --
A close embrace of the Earth --
Lonely traveler, social lion --
Toward a sculpture of space --
Art with a social purpose --
Mexico --
New York, 1936-39 --
California --
Poston --
MacDougal Alley --
Letters to Ann --
Noguchi and Martha Graham, passionate collaborators --
The rock and the space between --
Tara --
1946-48 --
Impasse --
Bollingen travels --
Harbinger pigeon --
Shinbanraisha --
Mitsukoshi exhibition --
Yoshiko Yamaguchi --
Kita Kamakura --
My solace has always been sculpture --
UNESCO : a somewhat Japanese garden --
Changed visions --
Priscilla --
Working with Noguchi --
Levitating rocks, wings of prayer --
Toward an autobiography --
A primer of shapes and functions --
The wheat itself --
"Red cube, black sun" --
The stone circle --
"To intrude on nature's way" --
A place for people to go --
Imaginary landscapes --
"California scenario" --
Bayfront Park --
All things worthwhile must end as gifts --
Kyoko --
No beginnings, no endings.
Responsibility: Hayden Herrera.

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"From the author of Arshile Gorky, a major biography of the great American sculptor that redefines his legacy"--

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