Theaster Gates: Heavy Sketches by Darby EnglishTheaster Gates: Heavy Sketches by Darby English

Theaster Gates: Heavy Sketches

byDarby English

Hardcover | November 28, 2017

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A book on the internationally renowned artist known for his blend of social practice, sculpture, and urban development.
Gates has created a series of works that utilize bronze along with repurposed stone and wood, tar, and ceramics to explore the forms and imagery of African masks. Documentation of the works will be accompanied by images from the artist's expansive archives of anthropological slides, stills from a video performance, and a conversation between Gates and scholar Darby English.
Darby English is the Carl Darling Buck Professor of Art History at the University of Chicago, where he teaches modern and contemporary art and cultural studies, with a focus on American and European art produced since the Second World War. He is the author of 1971: A Year in the Life of Color (University of Chicago Press 2016), and How...
Title:Theaster Gates: Heavy SketchesFormat:HardcoverDimensions:80 pages, 11 × 9.5 × 0.98 inPublished:November 28, 2017Publisher:RizzoliLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:8857234789

ISBN - 13:9788857234786