CHRISTIE’S: Ruth Asawa: Objects and Apparitions

Book Cover. Ruth Asawa: Objects and Apparitions Ruth Asawa: Objects and Apparitions Christie’s, 2013. Unmarked. Very Good. Paperback. (#30231)

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Catalog of May 6-31, 2013 exhibition at Christie’s Private Sales Gallery, New York, New York. Includes bibliographical references. Color and Black/white illustrations of her work. 125p.

This catalogue traces Asawa’s artistic journey from her early works on paper to her pioneering modernist sculptures. Essays by John Yau, poet and art critic, and Nicholas Fox Weber, Executive Director of the Josef and Anni Albers Foundation.

Also includes vintage photographs of the artist and her work taken by the renowned photographer Imogen Cunningham.

Ruth Asawa (1926-2013) was an American sculptor known for her intricate, abstract wire sculptures and organic expressions.

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CALIFORNIA HISTORICAL SOCIETY: California History (Volume 68, No 3, Fall 1989)

California History (Volume 68, No 3, Fall 1989). California Historical Society, 1989. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#29430) $14.00

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Includes “Dust Bowl Legacies: The Okie Impact on California 1939-1989” by James N. Gregory, “Biddy Mason’s Los Angeles 1856-1891” by Dolores Hayden, the Japanese Americans of “Delta” by Richard K. Beardsley (edited and with an introduction by Lane Ryo Hirabayashi), and the an article on Lorenzo Asisara.

Illustrated. Measures 8.5×11 inches. pp74-136.

LIM, WJ: Won Ju Lim

Won Ju Lim, book cover Won Ju Lim. Da2 Domus Artium, 2013. ISBN: 8493434485. Factory sealed. Like New. Paperback. (#29394) $20.00

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Text in English and Spanish. Catalog of an exhibition held at Domus Artium 2002, Salamanca, Spain, April 14 to June 12, 2005.

Includes essays and an interview with the artist by Astrid Mania.

Won Ju Lim is a Korean-American artist. Her work examines the dialogue between real and imaginary space as they relate to fantasy, memory, and longing.