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critics, and one can see why for most of her life her work was scanted as "minor,"
an appendage to Pollock's. Yet although she had to contend with bigotry, her
dislike of groups always stopped her from presenting herself as a "feminist artist.
Time, 1982 Jackson Pollock In the field of modern art, the most eagerly awaited
show this winter is certainly the Jackson Pollock retrospective, organized by
Daniel Abadie for the Centre Pompidou in Paris. It is not a full retrospective, but
he was not making symbolic paintings based on the totemic animal or human
figure. Still, if Claes Oldenburg dribbled sticky floods of enamel over his
hamburgers and plaster cakes in the sixties, he did so in homage to Pollock. If
Richard Serra ...
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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