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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SAN FRANCISCO ART INSTITUTE: Worlds of Collision: Dialogues on Multicultural Art Issues

Villa, Carlos; Louie, Reagan; Featherstone, David. Worlds of Collision: Dialogues on Multicultural Art Issues. San Francisco Art Institute, International Scholars Publications, 1994. ISBN: 1883255465. Unmarked. Bumped corner. Very Good. Paperback. (#25743)

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Drawn from the San Francisco Art Institute’s symposia series, Sources of a Distinct Majority (1989–1991). Contributors include Ruth Asawa, Enrique Chagoya, Angela Davis, Lucy Lippard, Hung Liu, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Jaune Quick-to-See Smith, Greg Tate and others. 300p. Measures 9.25×8 inches.