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New Work by Wesselmann

Tom Wesselmann

New Work by Wesselmann

[exhibition catalogue]

by Tom Wesselmann

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Published by Janis Gallery in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsJanis Gallery
The Physical Object
Pagination16 p. :
Number of Pages16
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26622022M

  Famous for his Great American Nude series, American painter Tom Wesselmann ( – ) is widely regarded as one of the leading figures in the vanguard of American Pop Art. Alongside his contemporaries Andy Warhol, Roy Lichtenstein, and James Rosenquist, he forged a new movement using the materials and images of everyday popular culture.   ‘Still Life #61,’ , Oil on shaped canvas in 4 parts, 8’″ x 32’7″ x 6’7″, ©Estate of Tom Wesselmann/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY Born in Cincinnati in , Wesselmann was an influential figure in the Pop Art world, with his massive paintings that recontextualized images from popular culture, like the Volkswagen Beetle.

Tom Wesselmann: Standing Still Lifes Written by Ara H. Merjian, Contribution by Michael Craig-Martin and Lauren Mahony and Jeffrey Sturges. This vibrant edition examines Tom Wesselmann's important series of Standing Still Lifes, monumental works that are both pictorial and sculptural. Accompanying an exhibition at Gagosian New York, this catalogue explores nine of Tom Wesselmann's monumental.   Wesselmann and his New York art pals were like a hive mind, dipping into pop culture in their work in a surprisingly uniform, straight-faced reaction to the angry, angsty aesthetics of the Author: Kevin Conley. Tom Wesselmann is considered one of the major artists of New York Pop Art, along with Roy Lichtenstein and Andy known for his s series “Great American Nude,” which featured flat figures in an intense palette of red, white, blue, and other patriotic colors, Wesselmann, in an effort to reject Abstract Expressionism, made collages and assemblages that incorporated everyday Brand: Tom Wesselmann.

This book examines the work of Tom Wesselmann, one of the great American Pop artists alongside Roy Lichtenstein and Andy Warhol, and sheds new light on his distinctive contributions to art history. Exploring Wesselmann's steadfast focus on the fundamentals of art making, this generously illustrated volume casts him as.   His work has been up front and center at the most important recent art fairs and this spring it’s the subject of a number of New York shows, including “Tom Wesselman: Sunset Nudes” at the Robert Miller Gallery and “Tom Wesselmann: The Sixties” at . Wesselmann died in New York on 17 December His choice of trivial motifs, thier monumentalisation, reduction to stereotypes, sexual embelematic as well as the use of bright colours made Wesselmann a co-founder of the American Pop-Art during the s. The years following Wesselmann’s death were marked by a renewed interest in his work.


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See more ideas about Pop art, Toms and Art pins.Stein, Jerry. “New Book Profiles Cincinnati Artist.” The Ebook Post, May Findsen, Owen, “Nudes No More,” The Cincinnati Enquirer, J pp. B Kandel, Susan. “Surveying Phases of Wesselmann’s Work.” Los Angeles Kevin, “The Wholesome Eroticism of Tom Wesselmann”, T New York Times Style Magazine.