Leon Golub: echoes of the real [2nd ed.]

Bird, Jon (2010) Leon Golub: echoes of the real [2nd ed.]. Reaktion Books, London. ISBN 9781861897657

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Abstract

The book examines Golub's relationship to Modernism and post-war American art. The author argues for Golub's practice as one of 'critical realism', focusing on two themes: how his art figures the body as a sign for social and psychic identity, and the symbolic expression of social space.

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First edition published in 2000 to accompany an exhibition at the Irish Museum of Modern Art, Dublin, 5 July - 15 October 2000 and then touring to South London Art Gallery, 3 November - 17 December, 2000; Albright-Knox Art Gallery, Buffalo, 19 January - 15 April, 2000; Brooklyn Museum of Art, Spring/Summer 2000.

Hardback ISBN of 2nd ed.: 9781861897831

Research Areas:Middlesex University Schools and Centres > School of Art and Design > Art & Design
Middlesex University Schools and Centres > School of Art and Design > Visual Arts > Visual Culture and Curating cluster
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