In April 2002 the Philadelphia Museum of Art held a symposium in conjunction with a major retrospective of the work of Barnett Newman (1905-1970). This volume publishes the proceedings of the event. With contributions from notable specialists in the field, including art historians, museum curators, critics, conservators, and fellow artists, the book pays homage to Newman and sheds new light on his work as a theoretician and innovator. The essays collected in "Rediscovering Barnett Newman "discuss""the artist's famous "zip," ...

Reconsidering Barnett Newman 2005, Philadelphia Museum Distribution, Philadelphia, PA

ISBN-13: 9780300109337

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