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Jasper Johns" paintings and sculptures, 1954-1974

"the changing focus of the eye"

by Roberta Bernstein

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Published by UMI Research Press in Ann Arbor, Mich .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Johns, Jasper, 1930-,
  • Art -- Themes, motives

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Roberta Bernstein.
    SeriesStudies in the fine arts., no. 46
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6537.J6 B47 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 249 p. :
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3020841M
    ISBN 100835716015
    LC Control Number85000998

    Jasper Johns: A Retrospective is the most complete and authoritative book on the artist to date, containing color plates illustrating his work in all its facets--paintings, drawings, sculptures, and prints. Accompanying essays review Johns' essential themes; analyze his many methods of referring to predecessor artists; and explore how his. Search for the book on E-ZBorrow. E-ZBorrow is the easiest and fastest way to get the book you want (ebooks unavailable). Use ILLiad for articles and chapter scans. Make an ILLIAD request. If your book is not available on E-ZBorrow, you can request it through ILLiad (ebooks unavailable). You can also use ILLiad to request chapter scans and.

    Jasper Johns is an American artist whose work is associated with Abstract Expressionism, Neo-Dada, and Pop Art. His artwork varies from painting to sculpture as well as printmaking. He was born in and is currently still living (so this makes him a contemporary artist). In this alphabet painting for kids art project, the alphabet, an. “In , Johns completed two works that stand alongside Flag as his most important early paintings,” writes Professor Isabelle Loring Wallace in our Jasper Johns Phaidon Focus book. “Entitled Target with Four Faces and Target with Plaster Casts they gave rise to several additional pieces in various media, all of them linked via the.

    Aug 1, - Explore Art & Jimmy's board "Jasper Johns paintings, sculpture and photographs", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Jasper johns, Jasper johns paintings, Jasper pins. Blog Home The Abstract in Jasper Johns Artwork. Jasper Johns artwork can be understood as being abstract, although his approach is usually descibed as representational. The artist is usually associated with the The Walker Art Center in Minneapolis which has Jasper Johns artworks in its permanent collection.


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Jasper Johns" paintings and sculptures, 1954-1974 by Roberta Bernstein Download PDF EPUB FB2

Jasper Johns (born ) is an American painter, sculptor and printmaker whose work is associated with abstract expressionism, Neo-Dada, and pop is well known for his depictions of the American flag and other US-related topics. Johns' works regularly sell for millions of dollars at sale and auction, including a reported $ million sale in Known for: Painting, printmaking.

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(STUDIES IN THE FINE ARTS AVANT-GARDE)Format: Hardcover. Jasper Johns' Paintings And Sculptures, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for 1954-1974 book.

Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. In subsequent decades, Johns’s art has increasingly engaged issues of memory and mortality, often incorporating references to admired artistic predecessors.

This definitive 5-volume catalogue raisonné documents the entire body of painting and sculpture made by Johns from throughencompassing paintings and 86 sculptures.

Summary of Jasper Johns. Jasper Johns's playful, enigmatic paintings interrogate the very ways in which we see and interpret the world. Beginning in the mids, Johns eschewed an art cut off from everyday life and made common signs, such as flags and targets, the subject of his work. Flag. Johns's first major work broke from the Abstract Expressionist precedent of non-objective painting with his representation of a recognizable everyday object - the American flag.

Jasper Johns paintings and sculptures, instead of using oil paint applied to the canvas with a brush, Johns built the flag from a dynamic surface made up of shreds of newspaper dipped in encaustic, allowing snippets of text to remain. An acclaimed artist since the s, Jasper Johns has produced paintings, prints and sculptures.

His best-known art features ordinary items like flags and maps. Jasper Johns's ongoing stylistic and technical experimentation place him at the forefront of American art.

His richly textured paintings of maps, flags, numbers, and targets laid the groundwork for Pop art, Minimalism, and Conceptual New York in the s, Johns was part of a community of artists, including Robert Rauschenberg, seeking an alternative to the emotional nature of Abstract.reigned supreme.

Johns achieved this most famously by covering supports with symbols like flags, targets, and maps that, abstracted and reconsidered, only seemed to have fixed meanings and actually suggested more questions than answers.

What, then, can we say about Jasper Johns and the purposefully inscrutable art that made him one of the most celebrated artists of the. When asked about Johns’ ale cans in an interview shortly be­fore his death, Duchamp claimed that the painting of the cans was “absolutely mechanical.”’12 This negation of the pains­taking, sensuous execution of the sculpture is an expression of Duchamp’s own artistic concerns, not those of Jasper Johns.

Johns sought to make the. Inhe met Frank O'Hara (author), and was invited to do the illustrations and art work for the book (In Memory of My Feelings). In the s, Jasper Johns met with another author, Samuel Beckett, who requested that he would design the art work for his written piece, Fizzles.

Jasper Johns is an iconic American artist who came to define the period between Abstract Expressionism and Pop Art. In Flag (–), perhaps his most famous work—a collage of paper, encaustic oil, and fabric—Johns makes a formal abstraction from the American stars and stripes while also muting its power.

“I think that one wants from a painting a sense of life,” the artist mused. Jasper Johns. Jasper Johns has been a central figure in contemporary art since his arrival in New York in the s, where he quickly formed friendships with Robert Rauschenberg, John Cage, and Merce Cunningham and began to make paintings of familiar iconography like targets, numbers, letters, the.

Bernstein, R. Jasper Johns' paintings and sculptures, - UMI Research Press - Ann Arbor, Mich. An Art of Changes: Jasper Johns Prints, When: Feb. Sept. Where: Walker Art Center, Vineland Place, Mpls. Opening party: p.m. Sat. featuring. BYJasper Johns had left his boyhood in rural South Carolina behind for New York City, where, by his own account, he spent several years yearning to be an artist rather than actually being.

Title: White Flag Artist: Jasper Johns (American, born Augusta, Georgia, ) Date: Medium: Encaustic, oil, newsprint, and charcoal on canvas Dimensions: 78 5/16 x 3/4 in.

( x cm) Classification: Paintings Credit Line: Purchase, Lila Acheson Wallace, Reba and Dave Williams, Stephen and Nan Swid, Roy R.

and Marie S. Neuberger Foundation Inc., Louis and Bessie Adler. Johns used the J Sunday strip for this painting (identified by Ray Snodgrass). Color copy from Jasper Johns by Michael Crichton, New York: Abrams, pl. Bernstein, Roberta.

Jasper Johns' Paintings and SculptureAnn Arbor: UMI. About this Item: The Emily Lowe Gallery, Hofstra University, Hempstead, Long Island, NY, Softbound. Light gray and stapled wraps. 16 pp., 49 BW illus. Issued in conjunction with a exhbiition of work by American contemporary painter and printmaker Jasper Johns (b.

), With essays by Roberta Bernstein and Robert R. Littman, that offer an illustrated and in-depth analysis of the. Get this from a library!

Jasper Johns' paintings and sculptures, Jasper Johns is an American artist who stands as an important bridge between abstract expressionism and pop and minimal art. Printmaking has long been an important part of the process for the artist.Jasper Johns (b) is regarded as one of the most influential American artists of the last sixty years.

When he broke onto the New York art scene in the s, Johns and his lover Robert Rauschenberg established a decisive new direction in an art world that had .