Purity is a Myth The Materiality of Concrete Art from Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay
ISBN: PB: 9781606067239, Getty Publications, August 2021
304 pp., 25x15 cm, illus.
Presenting new scholarship, this publication is the first comprehensive technical study of the Concrete art movement in Latin America. "Purity Is a Myth" presents new scholarship on Concrete art in Argentina, Brazil, and Uruguay from the 1940s to the...
Lucio Fontana On the Threshold
ISBN: HB: 9781588396822, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, February 2019
236 pp., 26.7x21 cm, 156 colour illus., 74 duotone illus.
A major figure of postwar European art and a binational resident of Argentina and Italy, Lucio Fontana (1899-1968) blurred numerous boundaries in his life and art, crossing borders both literally and figuratively. This volume takes a fresh look at th...
Making Art Concrete Works from Argentina and Brazil in the Coleccion Patricia Phelps Cisneros
ISBN: HB: 9781606065297, Getty Publications, August 2017
192 pp., 25x15 cm, illus.
In the years after World War II, artists in Argentinaand Brazil experimented with geometric abstractionand engaged in lively debates about the role of theartwork in society. Some of these artists used novelsynthetic materials, creating objects that o...
Lucio Fontana The Artist's Material
ISBN: PB: 9781606061145, Getty Publications, July 2012
152 pp., 25.5x19.1 cm, 76 colour illus., 18 black&white illus.
This is the first English language technical study of one of the most important Italian artists of the post-WWII period. Lucio Fontana (1899-1968) is widely regarded as one of the most influential and innovative post-World War II Italian artists. Bes...