Robin Lippincott's Blue Territory: a meditation on the life and art of Joan PDF

By Robin Lippincott

Blue Territory is a poetic immersion into the lifestyles and artwork of Joan Mitchell, the good American summary expressionist painter. a modern of Jackson Pollock and Willem De Kooning, she isn't besides often called her male opposite numbers simply because she used to be a girl and likewise simply because she spent such a lot of her operating existence in France. nonetheless, in 2013, Bloomsburg Business indexed Mitchell because the bestselling girl artist of all time. while requested to speak about her work, Joan Mitchell frequently answered, “If i'll say it in phrases, I’d write a book.” this is her e-book. instantaneously designated and common, Blue Territory is at its center an exploration of affection and lifestyles, and what it capacity to like - and stay - what you do. Meticulously researched and lyrically written, it's going to attract somebody attracted to passionate engagement with the realm. The booklet eschews pictures in an effort to let the phrases to shape them, thereby liberating the reader to visualize the work, a lot as Mitchell must do earlier than choosing up her brush.

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