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Signifying Art Essays on Art after 1960

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ISBN-10: 052163301X

ISBN-13: 9780521633017

Edition: 1999

Authors: Marjorie Welish, Donald Kuspit

List price: $128.00
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This is a study of the work of a generation of 'respondants' to the New York School who reintroduced pictorialism and verbal content in their paintings and assemblages. Their work, Marjorie Welish argues, often alludes to the history of art and culture.
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Book details

List price: $128.00
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Publication date: 9/28/1999
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 336
Size: 5.94" wide x 9.21" long x 0.87" tall
Weight: 1.452
Language: English

Narrating the Hand
Pail for Ganymede: Rauschenberg's sculpture
Texas, Japan, etc.: Rauschenberg's sense of place
The art of Cy Twombly
The art of being sparse, porous, scattered
Narrating the hand: Cy Twombly and Mary Kelly
When is a door not a door?
Frame of mind: interpreting Jasper Johns
Jasper's patterns
The specter of art hype and the ghost of Yves Klein
Expressionism and Other Expressivites
Harold Rosenberg: transforming the earth
The art of Philip Guston
Gestural aftermath
Contesting leisure: Alex Katz and Eric Fischl
Ideas of Order
Indeterminacy meets encyclopedia: the art of Kestutis Zapkus
A Greenberg retrospective
Abstractions: Barnett Newman and James Turrell
Literature of silence (Nancy Haynes)
Boulders from Flatland: the drawings of Jene Highstein
Box, aspects of (Donald Judd)
Quality through quantity
Maquettes and models: Siah Armajani and Hannes Bruner
Ideas of order (Sol Le Witt)
Contextualizing 'The Open Work'