Bryant, Julius, Caro , c2012
Caro : close up / Julius Bryant and Martina Droth with an essay by Robert Storr.
- New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012.
- Physical Description:
- x, 230 pages : illustrations (some col.) ; 27 cm.
- Reference LibraryNJ18.C225 B793 2012 (LC)Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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- Issued in connection with an exhibition held October 18-December 30, 2012, Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut.
"With a career spanning more than sixty years, Anthony Caro (b. 1924) is one of Britain's most acclaimed and best-known sculptors. Caro: Close Up accompanies the first survey exhibition of his work in an American museum since his retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art in 1975. Although celebrated for his large, brightly painted abstract sculptures, Caro has also produced drawings and small-scale works of a more private nature throughout his career. The full range of his oeuvre includes works on paper, sculptures constructed in paper and cardboard, and abstract works of steel, bronze, and clay.Featuring new photography of more than sixty works drawn almost entirely from Caro's studio and family collections, this publication examines the critical responses that Caro's work has elicited from the 1950s to the present and considers his role in current artistic practice. The authors explore the ways the sculptor has used the physical properties of his materials, while Caro himself discusses his exhibition and installation practices"-- Provided by publisher.
- Subject Terms:
- Caro, Anthony, 1924-2013 -- Exhibitions.