Overview:The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art - A recently discovered book manuscript by the celebrated artist Mark Rothko offering a landmark discussion of his views on topics ranging from the Renaissance to contemporary art, criticism, and the role of art and artists in society One of the most important artists of the twentieth century, Mark Rothko (1903-1970) created a new and impassioned form of abstract painting over the course of his career. Rothko also wrote a number of essays and critical reviews during his lifetime, adding his thoughtful, intelligent, and opinionated voice to the debates of the contemporary art world. Although the artist never published a book of his varied and complex views, his heirs indicate that he occasionally spoke of the existence of such a manuscript to friends and colleagues. Stored in a New York City warehouse since the artist's death more than thirty years ago, this extraordinary manuscript, titled The Artist's Reality, is now being published for the first time. Probably written around 1940-41, this revelatory book discusses Rothko's ideas on the modern art world, art history, myth, beauty, the challenges of being an artist in society, the true nature of "American art," and much more. The Artist's Reality alsoincludes an introduction by Christopher Rothko, the artist's son, who describes the discovery of the manuscript and the complicated and fascinating process of bringing the manuscript to publication. The introduction is illustrated with a small selection of relevant examples of the artist's own work as well as with reproductions of pages from the actual manuscript.The Artist's Reality willbe a classic text for years to come, offering insight into both the work and the artistic philosophies of this great painter.

This book is on page /88f0ff300130a9332bf7ee8997e69000/book/1603725708-9780300115857. It was written by the following authors: Mark Rothko, Kate Prizel Rothko, Christopher Rothko. Book The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art, which can be read online, published by the company: Yale University Press. Other books on similar topics can be found in sections: Art, Spirituality, Beliefs, Fashion, Photography. The book was published on 2006-03-31 00:00:00. It has 176 pages and is published in Paperback format and weight 352 g. File for download The Artist's Reality: Philosophies of Art has PDF format and is called the-artists-reality-philosophies-of-art.pdf. Other books you can download below. Our nottedeiricercatoriaq.it site is not responsible for the content of PDF files.


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