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Henry Moore on Sculpture (The Documents of 20th-century art)

Philip James

Henry Moore on Sculpture (The Documents of 20th-century art)

by Philip James

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Published by Viking Adult .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Art / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages327
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7641100M
    ISBN 100670019208
    ISBN 109780670019205
    OCLC/WorldCa211714

      The Art Gallery of Ontario is known internationally for its extraordinary and extensive collection of Henry Moore works. The Henry Moore Sculpture Centre at the AGO originally opened in , to house Moore's original gift to the AGO, now totalling . Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA (30 July – 31 August ) was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on Birth place: Castleford, United Kingdom.

    Hand Nade Cougar by English Artist Henry Moore Genuine Bronze Sculpture Figurine Her muscles flex as she poses on a large rock. This sculpture draws you in to the action and lets your imagination run wild as you join her on her walk across the wide open plains of the outdoors. Henry Moore (, British) decided to become a sculptor at only eleven after hearing of Michelangelo's achievements. In his twenties, Moore became interested in non-Western art, filling sketchbooks with drawings of South American and Pre-Colombian sculpture perhaps most tellingly of Chac Mool figures.

    Description: Henry Moore's reputation as one of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century is unassailable. But his words, both written and spoken, are often as thought-provoking, as moving, and as profound as his works. Few sculptors have spoken as eloquently as Moore has about their art; none with the same modesty, candour, and charm. In Irina's Garden With Henry Moore's Sculpture by Stephen Spender and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - In Irina's Garden with Henry Moore's Sculpture by Stephen Spender - AbeBooks.


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Henry Moore on Sculpture (The Documents of 20th-century art) by Philip James Download PDF EPUB FB2

What Moore has to say about his own sculptures, Henry Moore's reputation as one of the greatest sculptors of the 20th century is unassailable. But his words, both written and spoken, are often as thought-provoking, as moving, and as profound as his works/5. What Moore has to say about his own sculptures, the work of other artists, his full and active life, and the craft of sculpture in general will prove to be of deep and enduring interest to all sculptors, artists, and those interested in modern art.

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Henry Moore, Complete Sculpture Vol. 3: by Moore, Henry and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Henry Moore Complete Sculpture - AbeBooks Passion for books. Sign On My Account Basket Help. This site is a tribute to Henry Moore, the modern sculpture artist specializing in abstractions and organic shapes.

Contains a store and shop, as well as many links of interest. Books - Henry Moore - Modern Abstract, Organic Sculpture. Henry Moore Foundation Shop Following government advice regarding the Coronavirus (COVID), our venues are currently closed and we are operating our headquarters with social distancing in.

Henry Moore: Writings and Conversations completes and complements the catalogues of his sculpture, drawings, and prints. It will be indispensable for scholars and engrossing reading for Cited by: 4.

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Moore made the towering sculpture inpartly drawing on his memories of the bundled figures taking shelter in the London : Maev Kennedy.

Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA was an English artist. He is best known for his semi-abstract monumental bronze sculptures which are located around the world as public works of art.

As well as sculpture, Moore produced many drawings, including a series depicting Londoners sheltering from the Blitz during the Second World War, along with other graphic works on paper. His forms are usually Education: Leeds School of Art, Royal College of Art. Sculpture book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.3/5(1). "Henry Moore: Ideas for Sculpture" sheds new light on the work of Henry Moore (), recording the much-admired contemporary architect Zaha Hadid's design of a display environment for the exhibition of Moore's sculptures and drawings.

Hadid and Moore share a proclivity for fluid organic form, and for this project Hadid created curvaceous white linen walls and a giant horseshoe-shaped plinth. Henry Moore was born in Castleford, Yorkshire, England in He was a teacher and was in the army before going to Leeds School of Art to learn to become a sculptor.

He was inspired by nature. He sketched the hills near where he grew up and collected interesting stones, animal bones and tree roots on his regular walks in the countryside.

Henry Moore; Sculpture And Drawings, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(2). Often regarded as the father of modern British sculpture, Henry Moore’s large-scale bronze and marble sculptures can be found in public parks and plazas around the world.

Working in various styles and mediums, Moore is perhaps best known for his highly abstract and interpretive renditions of the human figure, often portrayed in the reclining ality: British. Stunning book which sets Henry Moore's own words about his life and art next to photographs by John Hedgecoe.

These photographs, far from just being illustrations, are works of art in themselves and seem almost magically to capture the spirit inside what is being said.

Moore discusses his childhood in a mining village, his earliest exposure to 5/5(7). Henry Moore Remembered: The Collection at the Art Gallery of Ontario in Toronto -by Alan G Wilkinson -a Signed Copy in Slipcase (Sculptor / Sculpture, Drawings, Prints)(AGO) Published by Toronto, ON: Key Porter Books / Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO).Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA RBS (30 July -- 31 August ) was an English sculptor and artist.

He was best known for his semi-abstract monumental bro An excellent video showcasing Henry Moore's prominent works. Henry Spencer Moore OM CH FBA RBS July -- 31 August was an English sculptor and artist pins. Counter to the complexity of producing the book, Messier’s aim is simple: to get out of the way of the reader’s experience, “to make the objects real for people.” “ Bill Brandt | Henry Moore” will be published Feb.

7 by Yale Center of British Art in association with Yale University Press.