Gloucester: Sawyer Free Library



Book

Robert Rauschenberg / Catherine Craft.

  • ISBN: 9780714861517
  • ISBN: 0714861510
  • Description: 145 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits (some color) ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: London, U.K. ; Phaidon Press,

Available copies

Current holds

0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Library Location Call Number Status Due Date
Gloucester Adult New Books New 759.92/Rauschenberg (Text to phone) Checked out 04/18/2014
Melrose Art Department New Books 700.92 Rauschenberg Craft (Text to phone) Checked out 04/28/2014

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (page 145).
Contents Note: Acting in the gap between art and life -- The early years : from Texas to New York -- Photography -- Monochromes and experimental works -- Erased de Kooning drawing -- The Combines -- Monogram -- Transfer drawings, printmaking and the silkscreen paintings -- Dante's Inferno -- Barge -- Beyond painting : the late 1960s and early 1970s -- Technology -- Performance -- Fabric -- Return to painting and photography -- Rauschenberg Overseas Culture Exchange (ROCI) -- Bible Bike (Borealis).
Summary: The work of Robert Rauschenberg has had a profound impact on avant-garde art from the 1950s onwards. A pioneer of multimedia are, this book explores his experimentations from his Combines (works melding painting and sculpture), prints, silkscreen paintings to his use of technology and his collaborations with choreographers such as Merce Cunningham and Trisha Brown. This book explores his work.
Subject: Rauschenberg, Robert, 1925-2008 > Criticism and interpretation.
Art, American > 20th century.
Modernism (Art) > United States.