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Constantin Brancusi

Shifting the Bases of Art (Yale Publications in the History of Art)

by Anna C. Chave

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Published by Yale University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Individual artists,
  • Sculpture & other three-dimensional art forms,
  • Individual Sculptors And Their Work,
  • Architecture,
  • Art,
  • General,
  • Sculpture,
  • Art / General,
  • Brancusi, Constantin,
  • Individual Artist,
  • 1876-1957,
  • Brancusi, Constantin,,
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Feminist art criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10318150M
    ISBN 100300055269
    ISBN 109780300055269

    18 quotes from Constantin Brancusi: 'When we are no longer children we are already dead', 'Work like a slave; command like a king; create like a god.', and 'They are imbeciles who call my work abstract. That which they call abstract is the most realistic, because what is real is not the exterior but the idea, the essence of things.'. Get this from a library! Constantin Brancusi. [Doïna Lemny] -- Retrace la carrière du sculpteur d'origine roumaine Constantin Brancusi () et en rappelle les grandes périodes, étudie ses matériaux de prédilection, son processus créatif, le milieu.

      Constantin Brancusi, original name Romanian Constantin Brîncuși, (born Febru , Hobița, Romania—died Ma , Paris, France), pioneer of modern abstract sculpture whose works in bronze and marble are characterized by a restrained, elegant use of pure form and exquisite finishing. A passionate wood-carver, he produced numerous wood sculptures, often with a Missing: book. In Constantin Brancusi, Sanda Miller employs these extensive new resources to better assess Brancusi’s life and work in relationship to each other, providing valuable and innovative insights into his relationships with friends, collectors, dealers and lovers. Miller’s perceptive book allows Brancusi to finally take his rightful place among.

    Read this article on Questia. In a defining anecdote of Modernist art, almost too mythically perfect to be storically true, the painter Fernand Leger is reported to have claimed that he, together with Marcel Duchamp and Constantin Brancusi, attended a Salon of Aviation in Paris in A pioneer of modern sculpture, Constantin Brancusi was a Romanian artist and photographer whose remarkable artistry found expression in marble, bronze, metal and wood creations. He was versatile in the use of materials he imbued with a restrained and sensitive style from .


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Constantin Brancusi. Published by The Museum of Modern Art, New York. Text by Carolyn Lanchner. The elegant and exquisitely shaped sculptures of Constantin Brancusi () are easily among the most iconic sculptures created in the twentieth century. Constantin Brancusi in his studio, Paris, Few artists encapsulate the story of the early twentieth-century avant garde more alluringly than Constantin Brancusi.

The son of Romanian peasants, he arrived in Paris around the same time Picasso did, but on foot. Within a few years, he had somehow managed to apprentice with Rodin. Constantin Brâncuși - Artist Gallery of Career Highlights including his Most Famous Sculptures, Photographs and Drawings.

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Widely considered the patriarch of modern sculpture, Brancusi's abstract work was ground. This book accompanies a major retrospective exhibition of Brancusi's sculpture, drawings, and photographs, organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris. In twentieth-century sculpture, one name towers above all others: Romanian-born Constantin Brancusi ().

This book accompanies a major retrospective exhibition of Brancusi's sculpture. In twentieth-century sculpture, one name towers above all others: Romanian-born Constantin Brancusi (). This book accompanies a major retrospective exhibition of Brancusi's sculpture, drawings, and photographs, organized by the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Centre Georges Pompidou, Paris.4/5(1).

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Brancusi's influence can be seen in a wide range of Western sculptors, including Donald Judd, Carl Andre, Henry Moore, Jean Arp, Barbara Hepworth, Minimalists and land artists. This new book studies the religious and mythical dimensions of Constantin Brancusi's distinctive scultpural forms, the 'eggs', 'fishes', 'heads' and 'columns'.2/5(1).

In Constantin Brancusi Sanda Miller looks beyond the mythology of the artist to show us Constantin the Romanian student, as well as Brancusi the celebrated artist. Using new material, including private correspondence from Brancusi's archive in Paris, works from Romania, and Brancusi's own photos of his studio, the author weaves together and.

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Leda: La série et l'oeuvre unique (Les carnets de l'atelier Brancusi) (French Edition) Jan 1, by Galerie de l'atelier Brancusi Paperback. Author: Carolyn Lanchner; Constantin Brancusi; Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.): Publisher: New York: Museum of Modern Art: Distributed in the United States and Canada by D.A.P/Distributed Art Publishers, ©Summary of Constantin Brâncuși.

Explaining that "The artist should know how to dig out the being that is within matter," Brancusi sought to create sculptures that conveyed the true essence of his subjects, be they animals, people, or objects by concentrating on highly simplified forms free from ornamentation.

The books and articles Nationality: French-Romanian. CONSTANTIN BRANCUSI By James Pearson Constantin Brancusi is one of the greatest of all sculptors, and a key sculptor of the modern era, along with Auguste Rodin and Pablo Picasso. Brancusi's influence can be seen in a wide range of Western sculptors, including Brand: Crescent Moon Publishing.