Alberto Giacometti, 1901-1966

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Giacometti, Alberto, -- 1901-1966., Sculptors -- France -- Biogr
StatementValerie J. Fletcher ; with essays by Silvio Berthoud and Reinhold Hohl.
ContributionsBerthoud, Silvio., Hohl, Reinhold., Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden.
LC ClassificationsNB553.G4
The Physical Object
Pagination250p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19803110M
ISBN 10085331540X

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Alberto Giacometti, [Alberto Giacometti; Toni Stooss; Patrick Elliott; Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art.; Royal Academy of Arts (Great Britain); Kunsthalle Wien.] -- A giant of twentieth-century art, Alberto Giacometti () stands beside Picasso and Matisse as an artist who has defined the way our century is perceived, and alongside them as one.

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This retrospective focuses on the artist's so-called “crisis period” after and during the Second World War, which coincided with a larger critical.

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Beginning inhe lived and worked mainly in Paris but regularly visited his hometown Borgonovo. 10 October: birth of Alberto Giacometti in Borgonovo, a small village in the Val Bregaglia region of Switzerland, near the Italian border.

The eldest child of Swiss Impressionist painter and engraver Giovanni Giacometti () and Annetta Stampa (), he later has two brothers, Diego () and Bruno (born ), and a sister, Ottilia (). Giacometti. Published by Hatje Cantz. Text by Ulf Küster, Pierre-Emanuel Martin-Vivier, Véronique Wiesinger.

Alberto Giacometti Preface by Felix Baumann. The isolate and emaciated figures of Alberto Giacometti () speak of the extremes Alberto Giacometti solitude, but the artist's own social and familial world was populous, composed of a greatly and diversely talented family on a par with the Duchamps.

3 Original-Kugelschreiberzeichnungen und eigenhändiger Texteintrag des Schweizer Künstlers Alberto Giacometti (in Jack Ehrlich. Un moment de faiblesse. Paris, GallimardS, und ). by Giacometti, Alberto (). and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Alberto Giacometti (–) is one of the few artists of the last century whose work is almost more recognizable than his name.

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Alberto Giacometti. Ein Klassiker der Moderne Skulpturen, Gemälde, Zeichnungen, Bücher by HARTMANN, Hans (Hrsg.) & Bündner Kunstverein (Hrsg.) & GIACOMETTI, Alberto & DUPIN, Jacques & ROETHLISBERGER, Marcel (Übers.) & ROETHLISBERGER, Georges (Übers.) and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Tate Modern presents the UK ’s first major retrospective of Alberto Giacometti for 20 years.

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Enter Giacometti's world through the photographs of Ernst Scheidegger. Celebrated as a sculptor, painter and draughtsman, Giacometti ’s distinctive elongated figures are some of the most instantly recognisable works of modern art.

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Starting with a brief introduction to the life of Alberto Giacometti (–), an important Italian sculptor best known for his distinctive elongated figures, the book then offers a series of creative activities that explore prominent themes and ideas in the artist’s work.

Alberto Giacometti is best known for his elongated, withered representations of the human form, including his sculpture Walking Man I, which in broke the record for a work of art at auction at $ experimenting with Cubism and Surrealism in forms influenced by primitive art, psychoanalytic theory, and toys, Giacometti broke from Surrealism and began his radical Nationality: Swiss.

Giacometti, Alberto, Alberto Giacometti: artist file: study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation. [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York].

Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection: creatorOf: De Herrera, Gloria, Alberto Giacometti (Italian pronunciation: [alˈbɛrto dʒakoˈmetti]; 10 October – 11 January ) was a Swiss sculptor, painter, draftsman and printmaker. Beginning inhe lived and worked mainly in Paris but regularly visited his hometown Borgonovo to see his family and work on his art.

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Patrick de Vries, a specialist in art history and East Asian literature, focuses on the drawings of Swiss artist Alberto Giacometti ()—known primarily for his figurative sculptures—examining them against more than letters between Author: Isabella Boorman. Alberto Giacometti: Orangerie Des Tuileries: [exhibition catalogue] by Giacometti, Alberto, Publication date Publisher Paris: Reunion des Musees Nationaux Collection Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

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The book and show explores the art of Alberto Giacometti (–) and Bruce Nauman (b. ) through a fascinating juxtaposition of their ideas and work. The book features essays by writers and artists including exhibition curator Esther Schlicht and critic.

Alberto Giacometti ( - ) was one of the most important sculptors of the twentieth century. This catalogue is the first book dedicated to an extensive resentation of Giacometti's portrait art, which runs through his entire oeuvre. More than any other area of his work, it shows the personality and artistic world view of the artist.

Alberto Giacometti, Beelden, Schilderijen, Tekeningen, Grafiek (Dutch Edition): ISBN () Softcover, Haags Gemeentemuseum, Founded inhas become a leading book price comparison site.Alberto GIACOMETTI ( - ) Swiss sculptor and painter born in Borgonovo in Val Bregaglia, 10 October, and died in Chur, 11 January It was at the Galerie Maeght in where Alberto Giacometti could once again have a solo exhibition after the war.—Alberto Giacometti.

Alberto Giacometti (–) devoted much of his career to the struggle between matter and meaning, engaging in an extended exploration of how to reduce the figure’s mass as far as possible while imbuing it with essential force.