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Robert Smithson

Spiral Jetty

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Published by University of California Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Individual artists,
  • Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms,
  • Smithson, Robert.,
  • History - Contemporary (1945- ),
  • Criticism,
  • Utah,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Smithson, Robert,
  • Art,
  • USA,
  • History - General,
  • Individual Artist,
  • Art / General,
  • Spiral jetty,
  • Reference,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Earthworks (Art)

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsLynne Cooke (Editor), Karen Kelly (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7712091M
    ISBN 100520245547
    ISBN 109780520245549

    le-jasmin-briancon.com Passion for books.. Sign On My Account Basket Help. Menu. Sep 29,  · Robert Smithson (), the internationally renowned pioneer of the earthworks movement who is best known for his earthwork Spiral Jetty (), is considered one of the most iconoclastic artists of the 20th century. Published on the occasion of the exhibition Robert Smithson in Texas at the Dallas Museum of Art, this book contains essays and illustrations that examine .

    Robert Smithson's earthwork Spiral Jetty () is located at Rozel Point peninsula on the northeastern shore of Great Salt Lake. Using over six thousand tons of black basalt rocks and earth from the site, Smithson formed a coil 1, feet long and 15 feet wide that winds counterclockwise off . This fully illustrated page book accompanies the first comprehensive American retrospective of Robert Smithson's (–) complex and highly influential career. Straddling the movements of minimalism and land art, Smithson, who died in a plane crash at the age of 35, had a profound impact on the cultural landscape that resonates to this day.

    Sep 29,  · The Spiral Jetty, and more: Utah’s most famous artwork — from A to Z. Books • Art historian Hikmet Sidney Loe chronicles the many influences on . Robert Smithson: Learning From New Jersey and Elsewhere sets a new standard of scholarship. It is essential reading for anyone interested in Smithson, the 60s, contemporary art, film studies, and the roots of critical postmodernism.


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Robert Smithson: The Collected Writings [Robert Smithson, Jack Flam] on le-jasmin-briancon.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Since the publication of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Robert Smithson's significance as a spokesman for a generation of artists has been widely acknowledged and the importance of his thinking to contemporary artists and art critics continues to le-jasmin-briancon.com by: Robert Smithson [Eugenie Tsai, Robert Smithson] on le-jasmin-briancon.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This fully illustrated page book accompanies the first comprehensive American retrospective of Robert Smithson's (–) complex and highly influential career. Straddling the movements of minimalism and land artPrice: $ Mar 11,  · Robert Smithson book.

Read 7 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Since the publication of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Rober /5. Since the publication of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Robert Smithson's significance as a spokesman for a generation of artists has been widely acknowledged and the Robert Smithson book of his thinking to contemporary artists and art critics continues to grow.

In addition to a new introduction by Jack Flam, The Collected Writings includes previously unpublished essays by Smithson and gathers. Robert Smithson (January 2, – July 20, ) was an American artist known for sculpture and land art who often used drawing and photography in relation to the spatial arts.

His work has been internationally exhibited in galleries and museums and is held in public collections including the Museum of Modern Art, New York, the Smithsonian American Art Museum, Solomon R.

Guggenheim Museum Education: Art Students League of New York. Robert Smithson's earthwork sculpture The Spiral Jetty was done in Not too long after that it was submerged as the Great Salt Lake rose throughout the 80s. Now with its reappearance, this book is especially timely, historical and memorable.

Anyone interested in Smithson, the artist, filmaker, philosopher and writer will want to read this 4/5. Apr 01,  · About the Book. Since the publication of The Writings of Robert Smithson, Robert Smithson's significance as a spokesman for a generation of artists has been widely acknowledged and the importance of his thinking to contemporary artists and art critics continues to le-jasmin-briancon.com addition to a new introduction by Jack Flam, The Collected Writings includes previously unpublished essays by.

Book Description University of California Press, United States, Paperback. Condition: New. Annotated ed. Language: English.

Brand new Book. This fully illustrated page book accompanies the first comprehensive American retrospective of Robert Smithson's () complex and highly influential career/5(48). Robert Smithson was born in in Passaic, New Jersey and died in a plane crash while flying over one of his earthworks to examine it in His father, Irving, worked for Auto-Lite, a company that dealt in car parts, but later went into real estate, and then into banking.

The contributors to this comprehensive publication consider Smithson's sculpture in relation to its eponymous companions—a text work and a film.

this book makes evident why Smithson's art and writings have had such a powerful impact on art and art theory for over thirty years. Robert Smithson was born in Passaic, New Jersey, in In Robert Smithson, Ann Reynolds elucidates the complexity of Smithson's work and thought by placing them in their historical context, a context greatly enhanced by the vast archival materials that Smithson's widow, Nancy Holt, donated to the Archives of American Art in Robert Smithson expressed a profound interest in the arts from an early age.

While still attending high school in Clifton, New Jersey, during the mid s, he attended art classes on the side in New York City. For two years, he was enrolled at The Art Students League in New York and, for a briefer period, at The Brooklyn Museum School.

Nationality: American. Spiral Jetty is an earthwork sculpture constructed in April that is considered to be the most important work of American sculptor Robert Smithson. Smithson documented the construction of the sculpture in a minute color film also titled Spiral le-jasmin-briancon.com: Robert Smithson.

Updated: Nov. 17, The artist Robert Smithson is best known for the "Spiral Jetty," which has lain in the Great Salt Lake since Born in Passaic, N.J., inSmithson died at 35 in an. Jan 01,  · Robert Smithson, American sculptor and writer associated with the Land Art movement.

His large-scale sculptures, called Earthworks, engaged directly with nature and were created by moving and constructing with vast amounts of soil and rocks.

Smithson preferred to. The monumental earthwork Spiral Jetty () was created by artist Robert Smithson and is located off Rozel Point in the north arm of Great Salt Lake.

Made of black basalt rocks and earth gathered from the site, Spiral Jetty is a foot-wide coil that stretches more than 1, feet into the lake. Undoubtedly the most famous large-scale. Apr 24,  · Buy Robert Smithson: The Collected Writings (Documents of Twentieth-Century Art) 2Rev Ed by Jack Flam (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders.5/5(4). View the profiles of people named Róbert Smithson. Join Facebook to connect with Róbert Smithson and others you may know. Facebook gives people the power. Note: Citations are based on reference standards.

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"This fully illustrated page book accompanies the first comprehensive American retrospective of Robert Smithson's () complex and highly influential body of work. May 01,  · About the Book. This innovative study of two of the most important artists of the twentieth century links the art practices of Allan Kaprow and Robert Smithson in their attempts to test the limits of art--both what it is and where it is.Robert Smithson: learning from New Jersey and elsewhere User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict.

Basing her study of leading Sixties artist Robert Smithson () on a collection of his personal papers and his library, which were donated in to the Smithsonian Institution's Archives of.Robert Smithson was a seminal American artist and writer known for pioneering the Land Art movement.

View Robert Smithson’s artworks on artnet. Learn about the artist and find an in-depth biography, exhibitions, original artworks, the latest news, and sold auction le-jasmin-briancon.comality: American.