By (author) Catherine J. Morris
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Cindy Sherman by Catherine J. Morris
Book DescriptionWhen curators at Saint Louis's Contemporary Art Museum asked Cindy Sherman whether there was a moment in her career whose resonance might be underappreciated, one around which she might like to develop an exhibit and a book, she selected her earliest adult creative years, beginning while she was still a student at Buffalo State College in the mid-1970s. Working Girl is full of rarely seen pieces, and it features, for the first time, documentation of and stills from Sherman's 1975 animated short Doll Clothes, which is among the pieces that bring Sherman's early exploration of gender and identity into focus. The mostly small-scale work, including many early black-and-white, hand-colored, and sepia-toned photographs, is culled primarily from the artist's family members' collections and her own, and includes the pieces that laid the groundwork for her first major success, the acclaimed Film Stills series. Working Girl is a unique glimpse into the early development of Sherman's artistic practice, and into the genesis of her inimitable substance and style. It illuminates her conceptual approach to photography and foretells the career that would be launched in the late 1970s, positioning her as one of the most significant artists of our time.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780971219588
(230mm x 180mm x 5mm)
Imprint: Forum for Contemporary Art
Publisher: Forum for Contemporary Art
Publish Date: 1-Oct-2005
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Catherine J. Morris
Judith Scott, Hardback (September 2014)
This fascinating and generously illustrated book offers an in-depth look at the art and life of Judith Scott, and accompanies the first major exhibition of her artworks in the U.S.
Materializing Six Years, Hardback (September 2012)
Published on the occasion of the exhibition The Six Years' Project: Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art, September 14, 2012-February 3, 2013, organized by Catherine Morris, Curator of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center at the Brooklyn Museum, and the independent scholar Vincent Bonin.
Eye on the Modern Century, Hardback (December 2000)
A collection of letters written by Henry McBride, who became a towering figure in art criticism during a long career beginning in 1913. In the letters, McBride describes some of the most important events and personalities of 20th-century modernism.
Claude Monet, Hardback (November 1999)» View all books by Catherine J. Morris
Celebrated during his lifetime and deified after his death, Impressionist painter Claude Monet is now a popular figure of near-mythical proportions. This book looks at his life and work.
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