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Edward Hopper
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 678

Edward Hopper

00 Edward Hopper's canvasses are filled with stripped-down spaces and unrelenting light, evocative landscapes, and the lonely aspects of men and women seemingly isolated in their surroundings. What kind of man had this haunting vision, and what kind of life engendered this art? No one is better qualified to answer these questions than art historian Gail Levin, author and curator of the major studies and exhibitions of Hopper's work. In this intimate biography she reveals the true nature and personality of the man himself--and of the woman who shared his life, the artist Josephine Nivison. Edward Hopper's canvasses are filled with stripped-down spaces and unrelenting light, evocative landscapes, and the lonely aspects of men and women seemingly isolated in their surroundings. What kind of man had this haunting vision, and what kind of life engendered this art? No one is better qualified to answer these questions than art historian Gail Levin, author and curator of the major studies and exhibitions of Hopper's work. In this intimate biography she reveals the true nature and personality of the man himself--and of the woman who shared his life, the artist Josephine Nivison.

Hopper's Places
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 166

Hopper's Places

  • Categories: Art

The author pairs her own photographs of the sites with the paintings of Edward Hopper.

Lee Krasner
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 576

Lee Krasner

  • Categories: Art

Perhaps best known as the long-suffering wife of Jackson Pollock, Lee Krasner is now, finally, being recognized as one of the 20th century’s modernist masters. In Lee Krasner, author Gail Levin gives us an engrossing biography of the painter—so memorably portrayed in the movie Pollack by actor Marcia Gay Harden, who won an Academy Award for her performance—a firebrand and trailblazer for women’s rights as well as an exceptional artist who led a truly fascinating life.

Becoming Judy Chicago
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 488

Becoming Judy Chicago

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2019-01-14
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  • Publisher: Unknown

Born to Jewish radical parents in Chicago in 1939, Judy Cohen grew up to be Judy Chicago--one of the most daring and controversial artists of her generation. Her works, once disparaged and misunderstood by the critics, have become icons of the feminist movement, earning her a place among the most influential artists of her time. In Becoming Judy Chicago, Gail Levin gives us a biography of uncommon intimacy and depth, revealing the artist as a person and a woman of extraordinary energy and purpose. Drawing upon Chicago's personal letters and diaries, her published and unpublished writings, and more than 250 new interviews with her friends, family, admirers, and critics, Levin presents a richl...

The Poetry of Solitude
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 80

The Poetry of Solitude

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2007-03-13
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  • Publisher: Universe

Collection of poems inspired by the artistic works of Edward Hopper, which are often imbued with a sense of solitude.

Aaron Copland's America
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 176

Aaron Copland's America

  • Categories: Art

A companion volume to an exhibition at the Heckscher Museum in Huntington, New York, a biographical study of the great American composer discusses Copland's interaction with the world of fine arts and his relationship with painters, choreographers, writers, and fellow musicians.

Edward Hopper
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 332

Edward Hopper

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1995
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Gerson Leiber
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 40

Gerson Leiber

  • Categories: Art
  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2003
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  • Publisher: Unknown

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Marsden Hartley in Bavaria
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 80
Twentieth-century American painting
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 408

Twentieth-century American painting

A detailed analysis of the 128 paintings and drawings in the collection, each work reflecting the staggering number of trends that emerged during this period.