My Life in the New York Times: An Artist and His Work

byRoss Bleckner

Paperback | October 16, 2012

My Life in the New York Times: An Artist and His Work by Ross Bleckner
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From renowned American artist Ross Bleckner comes this stunning and thought-provoking collection of more than one hundred collages assembled from clippings of New York Times articles. Chosen for their personal significance to Bleckner and for the ways in which they later affected his work, the fragments of text and image in some pieces are unadorned; in others, the artist has painted around the clippings in watercolor and then photographed them in order to create a timeless and meaningful work of art. In My Life in the New York Times these pieces are brought together in a magnificent paperback collection.
Ross Bleckner is an American artist and the current goodwill ambassador to the United Nations. The Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum had a major retrospective of his works in 1995, summarizing two decades of solo shows at internationally acclaimed exhibition venues such as SFMoMA, Contemporary Arts Museum, Stockholm Moderna Museet, and the ...
Title:My Life in the New York Times: An Artist and His WorkFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:222 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.5 inShipping dimensions:222 pages, 10 X 7 X 0.5 inPublished:October 16, 2012Publisher:AllworthLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:158115903X

ISBN - 13:9781581159035

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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