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Artschwager, Richard - Richard Armstrong

(Item: BOOK9206)

ARTSCHWAGER, RICHARD

Richard Armstrong

Quarto Paperbound/Wraps

First Edition Paperbound

Book Description: Whitney Museum of Art

In Association with W. W. Norton & Company, Inc., New York, 1988

Book Condition: Very Good/Lightly Bumped/Rubbed

Wavy Pages/Remainder Stamp on Bottom/Lightly Soiled Page Edges

Illustrated

Folio

176 Pages

 Catalogue of an exhibition held at the Museum, Jan.-Apr. 1988, the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, June-Aug. 1988, and the Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles, Sept. 1988-Jan. 1989.

Richard Artschwager, the American painter and sculptor, has always been hard to categorize. In the sixties, he was neither a Pop artist nor a Minimalist, although he was often discussed in the contexts of both. By the 1980s, however, his work seemed extremely prophetic of the emerging Neo-Geo generation. His use of formica, for example--a synthetic simulacrum of wood--found an echo in a younger group of "postmodern" artists who were interested in critiquing "nature" and "originality," among other bromides of received wisdom. This is a well-illustated survey of his work.



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