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Vija Celmins /

by Relyea, Lane [author.]; Fer, Briony [author]; Gober, Robert [author]; Celmins, Vija [artist].
Type: materialTypeLabelBookSeries: Contemporary artists: Publisher: London : Phaidon, 2004Description: 160 pages : illustrations(some color), ports. ; 30 cm.ISBN: 0714842648; 9780714842646.Subject(s): Celmins, Vija, 1938- | Celmins, Vija, 1938- -- Criticism and interpretation | Painting, American
Contents:
Interview. Robert Gober in conversation with Vija Celmins -- Survey. Vija Celmin's Twilight Zone / Lane Relyea -- Artist's Choice. Funes the Memorious (extracts), 1941 / Jorge Luis Borges -- Artist's Writings. Interview with Chuck Close (extracts), 1991 / Vija Celmins -- Chronology -- Bibliography.
Scope and content: "Vija Celmins was born in Latvia but has lived most of her life in the US. Exhibiting since the 1960's, Celmins has updated the genres of landscape and still life through her unique, technically impeccable paintings and drawings of vast, undefinable spaces: the American freeway, the sea, or the night sky, among others." - back cover.
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Book Book Main library Non-fiction IA CEL 2004 (Browse shelf) 1 Available 2014-2523
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Series statement on jacket.

Includes bibliographical references (p. 159)

Includes writings by and interviews with the artist.

Includes bibliographical references (pages 159)

Interview. Robert Gober in conversation with Vija Celmins -- Survey. Vija Celmin's Twilight Zone / Lane Relyea -- Artist's Choice. Funes the Memorious (extracts), 1941 / Jorge Luis Borges -- Artist's Writings. Interview with Chuck Close (extracts), 1991 / Vija Celmins -- Chronology -- Bibliography.

"Vija Celmins was born in Latvia but has lived most of her life in the US. Exhibiting since the 1960's, Celmins has updated the genres of landscape and still life through her unique, technically impeccable paintings and drawings of vast, undefinable spaces: the American freeway, the sea, or the night sky, among others." - back cover.

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