Delicious Metropolis: The Desserts and Urban Scenes of Wayne Thiebaud Fine Art Book, California Artist Gift Book, Book of Cityscapes and SweetsChronicle Books #ad - Curators, critics, and artists guide the reader through the book via insightful bite-size essays. The layers of a neapolitan cake echo the shadows cast across a street in the late afternoon. This gorgeous hardcover offers fans and newcomers a refreshing and accessible way to enjoy the oeuvre of this iconic American painter.
Delicious Metropolis: The Desserts and Urban Scenes of Wayne Thiebaud Fine Art Book, California Artist Gift Book, Book of Cityscapes and Sweets #ad - The pastel hues of iced sponge cakes match California's candy-colored houses. Photos of art along with short essays by curators, critics, and artists • Cross multicolored page edges evoke the layers of Thiebaud's mouthwatering cakesFans of Wayne Thiebaud Draftsman, Counting with Wayne Thiebaud, and Richard Diebenkorn: A Retrospective will love this book.
This book is perfect for:• fine art buffs• Fans of Wayne Thiebaud• Foodies and bakers• Fans of California and city life. Between the two, fascinating juxtapositions develop. Delicious metropolis brings together two of Wayne Thiebaud's most celebrated bodies of work: desserts and cityscapes.
Counting with Wayne ThiebaudChronicle Books #ad - Counting to 10 has never been so sweet! wayne thiebaud's delectable paintings, etchings, and drawings make Counting with Wayne Thiebaud as much an introduction to contemporary art as it is a delicious first book of numbers.
Wayne Thiebaud: DraftsmanThames & Hudson #ad - A fascinating study of the drawings by american artist wayne thiebaud, published with his cooperationBest known for his luscious paintings of pies and ice-cream cones, American artist Wayne Thiebaud born 1920 has been an avid and prolific draftsman since he began his career in the 1940s as an illustrator and cartoonist.
This book of 116 drawings―compiled with the full cooperation of the artist to accompany a major new exhibition at the Morgan Library Museum―explores the wide range of Thiebaud’s production on paper, and watercolors, including early sketches, luminous pastels, and charcoal drawings made in connection with his teaching.
Wayne Thiebaud: Draftsman #ad - 116 illustrations. In subjects ranging from deli counters and isolated figures to dramatic views of San Francisco’s plunging streets, Thiebaud’s drawings endow the most banal, everyday scenes with a sense of poetry and nostalgia. Fully illustrated and beautifully designed, with illuminating texts, including an extensive interview with the artist, Wayne Thiebaud: Draftsman is the first major publication devoted to his lifelong engagement with drawing.
California Landscapes: Richard Diebenkorn / Wayne ThiebaudRizzoli #ad - Inspired by the environs of the ocean park neighborhood in Santa Monica, where he lived at this time, these works from the 1960s are characterized by geometric abstractions of subtle line and suffused with Californian luminosity. A must-have for anyone interested in these two beloved West Coast artists, best known for their geometric abstractions of the California landscape.
Featuring the pairings of more than 50 paintings, this book shows the connection of these two artists like never before. Included are his works from the early 1970s through 2017, including his dramatic depictions of San Francisco, flattened aerial views of the Sacramento River Delta, and close-ups and cross-section views of mountains and beaches.
California Landscapes: Richard Diebenkorn / Wayne Thiebaud #ad - Wayne thiebaud began producing landscapes in the 1960s, experimenting with perspective to capture his Californian surroundings. Richard diebenkorn and wayne Thiebaud were close friends; they shared the inspiration of California and experimented with perspective to capture their surroundings. The book includes important examples from Diebenkorn’s Berkeley series in addition to several works from the artist’s Ocean Park series.
Delicious: The Art and Life of Wayne ThiebaudChronicle Books #ad - His tasty hot dogs, dizzy streets, delectable cakes, and sleepy deltas have since become icons of twentieth century art. One of the giants of american art, Wayne Thiebaud was at first unappreciated because of the everyday subject matter of his paintings. Now young readers have the chance to explore the development of a fascinating artist while delighting in the very child-friendly art that has made him so acclaimed.
Delicious: The Art and Life of Wayne Thiebaud #ad - With her deft touch, critically-acclaimed non-fiction author Susan Rubin tells the story of the man behind the masterpieces.
Wayne Thiebaud: A Book of PostcardsPomegranate #ad - His food paintings explore society s fascination with, certain culinary items; Thiebaud American, and ritualistic treatment of, b.1920 paints what he has called the tattletale signs of our culture. Thiebaud s formidable talents run to a wide range of other subjects, including figure studies, aerial landscapes, and eerily vertiginous cityscapes.
Oversized postcards measure 6½ x 4¾ in. Instantly recognizable for their sensuous texture and warm, Wayne Thiebaud s images of cakes, pies, luminous palette, and other everyday objects brought him to international prominence in the 1960s. This book of postcards reproduces thirty fine products of Wayne Thiebaud s skewed, sweet-natured, quietly dramatic sensibility.
Wayne Thiebaud: A Book of Postcards #ad - Pomegranate s books of postcards contain up to thirty top-quality reproductions bound together in a handy, artful collection. Thirty color reproductions bound in a handy postcard collection. Postcards are oversized and may require additional postage. Easy to remove and produced on heavy card stock, these stunning postcards are a delight to the sender and receiver.
Wayne ThiebaudRizzoli #ad - At age 94, he looked back over his life and his work, rich with breakthroughs in painting and masterful individuality. This deluxe volume, with more than 200 illustrations, covers Thiebaud’s career as a painter and draftsman from 1959 to 2014. Wayne thiebaud is one of the world’s most popular and respected painters.
Born in 1920, he has lived for most of his life in Sacramento, in particular Laguna Beach, with much of his youth spent in Long Beach; Southern California, remains an area of great sentimentality. The most comprehensive and deluxe monograph on Wayne Thiebaud, a celebrated and active American artist, spanning the length of his career, from the mid-1950s to the present.
Wayne Thiebaud #ad - New essays by a wide range of writers give a fresh perspective on his life and work. It features many of the still lifes of pies, candies, brightly colored, cakes, perfectly composed, and other objects—lusciously painted, desserts, and gently comic—for which he is best known. Such works brought national recognition in 1962 with a seminal exhibition at the Allan Stone Gallery in New York, attracting rave reviews and, to the discomfort of the artist himself, leading critics to see him as part of the Pop Art movement.
For this book he has selected the works himself, an act of autobiography in a sense. The other artistic genres that he cultivated most avidly since then are landscape and cityscape, with special interests in the Sacramento River valley and San Francisco.
Wayne Thiebaud: 1958-1968University of California Press #ad - Thiebaud’s art, like that of the celebrated Pop artists with whom he shared early exhibitions, is ripe for critical reappraisal. Shaped around the seminal exhibitions that marked Thiebaud’s entrance onto the stage of contemporary art, it concludes with a close reading of the artists’ expanded subject matter presented in a major traveling exhibition in 1968.
Organized in close cooperation with the artist, this is the first study of the emergence of Thiebaud’s mature style and the only museum exhibition to date to delve into a specific period of his production, a time that coincides with the start of his teaching career at University of California at Davis.
Wayne Thiebaud: 1958-1968 #ad - Published in association with the Jan Shrem and Maria Manetti Shrem Museum of Art, University of California, Davis. This exhibition takes as its starting point an understanding of Thiebaud’s painterly language—its historical sources and contemporary affiliations. The “soft” nature of thiebaud’s famous subjects, his creamy pies and dripping ice creams, positioned his art as fodder for social-political review on occasion, but rarely for serious historical analysis.
Since the beginning of his career Thiebaud reminded critics of his formal interests and his deep affiliation with the history of painting. Exhibition dates: manetti shrem museum of art, University of California, Davis: January 16–May 13, 2018 . Wayne thiebaud: 1958–1968 examines thiebaud’s ongoing impact on contemporary art through in-depth analysis of the paintings and drawings made at the launch of his career, at a seminal moment when the art world was moving beyond Abstract Expressionism and redefining itself.
Portraits and landscapes now joined the food that prevailed in early exhibitions, and all pictured in the artist’s now signature style of objects deployed in neutral space, bounded by halated light and casting long shadows of saturated color.
David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-lifeRoyal Academy Publications #ad - This vivid series of portraits, executed in bold acrylics, observant and full of life, marks Hockney’s vibrant return to Technicolor form. Also included are a number of fellow artists, curators, and gallerists, including John Baldessari and Larry Gagosian. Reproduced in stunning colorplates the paintings are shown alongside revealing images of the works in various stages of development, which provide an exciting insight into Hockney’s painterly process.
There followed a series of painted portraits, friends, the subjects of which ranged from studio assistants and office staff to family, and long-term acquaintances. The book is introduced with two important new texts. Thames hudson. Following his sweeping exploration of landscape in 2012 at the royal academy of Arts, one of the most famous artists in the world, London, this new volume looks exclusively at a new series of portraits that David Hockney, published in the phenomenally successful David Hockney: A Bigger Picture, has been painting recently.
David Hockney: 82 Portraits and 1 Still-life #ad - In 2012, hockney returned to California, where he had lived and worked for long periods.
Joan EardleyNational Galleries Of Scotland #ad - Contents:the early years; italy and france; glasgow and Childhood; Catterline; The Late Work; Joan Eardley and Photography by Sara Stevenson; Chronology. National Galleries of Scotland. Eardley is cherished as a painter of the Scottish identity in both town and country, who had a unique ability to sum up a community and the timeless drama of the natural world.
This book examines eardley's ouevre and its place in the international and British context and her reputation. It includes paintings and drawings from private collections, which have not been seen for many years, and works from the collection of the Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art, which also holds the Joan Eardley Archive.
Joan Eardley #ad - Thames hudson. Her observations of children in the back streets of Glasgow as well as her expressionistic drawings and oils of the elements on the north-east coast of Scotland have caught the imagination of the Scottish public. Joan eardley was one of the best-loved Scottish artists of the twentieth century.