Vija Celmins

by Vija Celmins

Publisher: Institute of Contemporary Arts in London

Written in English
Published: Pages: 111 Downloads: 917
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  • Celmins, Vija, -- 1939- -- Exhibitions

Edition Notes

Other titlesVija Celmins, works 1964-96
Statement[edited by James Lingwood].
ContributionsLingwood, James, 1959-, Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, England)
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p. :
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22279248M
ISBN 101900300044

Vija Celmins. A quieter, more beautiful book would be hard to find. Featured image, of Vija Celmins' New York studio, , is reproduced from the exquisite new Celmins monograph from Matthew Marks Gallery. Bob Nickas writes, "Above the street in a cool, orderly studio there is a sense of being both near and far—far from city noise and the. Book: All Authors / Contributors: Vija Celmins; Briony Fer; Robert Gober; Lane Relyea. Find more information about: ISBN: OCLC Number: In: Contemporary artists: Description: Seiten: zahlreiche Illustrationen ; 29 cm: Contents: Interview - Noted artist Robert Gober speaks with Celmins about her studio. Vija Celmins book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. American artist Vija Celmins (b. ) is widely admired and respected for he /5(4). About Vija Celmins: American painter, sculptor, object-maker and draughtswoman, of Latvian birth. In her family fled to eastern Germany, eventually /5(5).

Vija Celmins, Joe Scanlan: Recent Works, Jan Mot, Brussels Galaxy & Cosmos, Jason McCoy Inc., New York Artist Rooms; Celmins, Gallager, Hirst, Katz, Martin, Warhol, Woodman, Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, Edinburgh The Russian Linesman, Hayward Gallery, London (catalogue) Artists and the Natural World, McKee Gallery, New York. Vija Celmins American, born Latvia, About this artwork. In the mids Vija Celmins began using photographs from books, magazines, and newspapers that she found in secondhand stores and at yard sales as the point of departure for her paintings. While she produced work in the wake of Pop Art, her interest in the quotidian had nothing to. Vija Celmins book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The beautiful catalogue that accompanies the critically-acclaimed exhib /   New York artist Vija Celmins has made many images of the night sky--paintings, drawings and prints of gorgeous richness. In The Stars, she and her collaborator, the essayist and translator Eliot Weinberger, devote an artist's book to the theme. Celmins created three celestial prints for the project, which she also designed. One print, inspired by the worn binding of an early twentieth .

Vija Celmins, Explosion at Sea belongs to a group of paintings by Vija Celmins on the themes of war, technology, and devastation. In the mids, the artist began to use photographs from books, magazines, and newspapers found at secondhand stores and yard sales as . For Celmins, this obsessive?. redescribing?. of the world is a way to understand human consciousness in relation to lived experience. drawings and paintings as well as sculpture and prints. About Movie Mars.

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