Nothing if not critical: selected essays on art and artists
Essays on art and artists, from Holbein and Caravaggio to contemporaries including Hockney and Schnabel, by the noted Australian expatriate art critic, Robert Hughes. He not only discusses the particular skill of each artist but also addresses matters such as art teaching, art and the marketplace, and art as a social function.
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... Schnabel 299 Jean-Michel Basquiat: Requiem for a Featherweight 308 Willem
de Kooning 312 Francis Bacon 316 Francesco Clemente 320 James Rosenquist
322 Alex Katz 325 Susan Rothenberg 327 Anselm Kiefer 329 Elizabeth Murray ...
... sculptors Magdalena Abakanowicz, Nancy Graves, William Tucker and Joel
Shapiro; in England, Frank Auerbach, Howard Hodgkin and R. B. Kitaj), to such
younger artists as Anselm Kiefer, Susan Rothenberg, Neil Jenney, Sean Scully, ...
Susan. Rothenberg. There are a few living American artists whose latest show
one would always feel eager to see. Susan Rothenberg is high on the list. Her
seriousness and talent are beyond dispute. At forty-two ...
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - philipjohn - LibraryThing
Robert Hughes must be one of the finest users of language at work in the field of art criticism. His comments, whether you agree with them or not, are always a joy to read. Read full review
Nothing if not critical: selected essays on art and artistsUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
This collection brings together over 90 essays, many of which have already appeared in major journals. Hughes considers the Masters, 19th-century art and artists, the Modernist spirit, American and ... Read full review