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Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925 : how a radical idea changed modern art

[organized by] Leah Dickerman ; with contributions by Matthew Affron ... [et al.].
  • New York : Museum of Modern Art : Distributed in the United States and Canada by Artbook/D.A.P., ©2012.
  • 376 pages : illustrations(some colored) ; 32 cm.
Also known as
  • How a radical idea changed modern art
Subjects
Contents
  • Inventing abstraction / Leah Dickerman
  • Pablo Picasso : the Cadaqués experiment / Yve-Alain Bois
  • Colors and games : music and abstraction, 1909 to 1912 / David Lang
  • Vasily Kandinsky, without words / Leah Dickerman
  • Mr. Kupka among verticals / Lanka Tattersall
  • On the move / Hubert Damisch
  • Abstraction chez Delaunay / Gordon Hughes
  • Contrasts of colors, contrasts of words / Matthew Affron
  • Léopold Survage's paper cinema / Jodi Hauptman
  • With color / Rachael Z. Delue
  • Francis Picabia : abstraction and sincerity / Michael R. Taylor
  • Fernand Léger : metallic sensations / Matthew Affron
  • Giacomo Balla : the most luminous abstraction / Ester Coen
  • Parole in libertà / Jodi Hauptman
  • Music, noise, and abstraction / Christoph Cox
  • Vorticism : planetary abstraction / Matthew Gale
  • Painting stripped bare / David Joselit
  • Decoration and abstraction in Bloomsbury / Matthew Affron
  • Against the circle / Rachael Z. Delue
  • Early Russian abstraction, as such / Masha Chlenova
  • 0.10 / Masha Chlenova
  • Piet Mondrian : toward the abolition of form / Yve-Alain Bois
  • 3 De Stijl models / Yve-Alain Bois
  • The spatial object / Maria Gough
  • The language of revolution / Maria Gough
  • Sense and non-sense / Hal Foster
  • Danced abstraction : Rudolf von Laban / Mark Franko
  • Danced abstraction : Mary Wigman / Mark Franko
  • The color grid / Lanka Tattersall
  • The abstract environment / Maria Gough
  • Early abstraction in Poland / Jaroslaw Suchan
  • White shadows : photograms around 1922 / Susan Laxton
  • Rhythmus 21 and the genesis of filmic abstraction / Philippe-Alain Michaud
  • The absolute film / Anton Kaes
  • Concrete abstraction / Peter Galison
  • Abstraction in 1936 : Barr's diagrams / Glenn D. Lowry
  • Abstraction in 1936 : Cubism and abstract art at the Museum of Modern Art / Leah Dickerman.
Other information
  • "Organized by Leah Dickerman, Curator, with Masha Chlenova, Curatorial Assistant, Department of Painting and Sculpture"--p. 375.
  • "Published in conjunction with the exhibition Inventing Abstraction, 1910-1925 at The Museum of Modern Art, New York, December 23, 2012-April 15, 2013"--p. 375.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN
  • 9780870708282
  • 0870708287
Identifying numbers
  • LCCN: 2012950682
  • OCLC: 794364488
  • OCLC: 794364488