• What's with Modern Art?

    What's with Modern Art? (Paperback) By (author) Professor Frank O'Hara


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    DescriptionCultual Writing. Art Criticism. In the process of gathering material for his marvelous comprehensive bibliography of Frank O'Hara's writings (Garland Publishing, 1980), Alexander Smith, Jr. (1948-1987) discovered Teens Quiz a Critic What's With Modern Art? He also retyped practically all of the short reviews O'Hara wrote for Art News. Alex's typescripts formed the basis from which the present selection was made. (from Acknowledgments) This delightful book includes a small but wide-ranging assortment of art reviews by Frank O'Hara, from paragraphs on Jane Freilicher, Paul Klee, and Bob Rauschenberg to comments on Fairfiled Porter, Joseph Cornell, and Robert De Niro (the actor's father). Robert De Niro is one of the most orginal and powerful younger painters showing today ... (March 1955). The inclusion of O'Hara's response to the Teen Quiz make this a useful volume both for those interested in O'Hara and for those interested in interesting high school kids in art. Q: Is art on its way out?, I

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    What's with Modern Art?
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Professor Frank O'Hara
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 33
    Width: 145 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 3 mm
    Weight: 45 g
    ISBN 13: 9780967103501
    ISBN 10: 0967103509

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.1
    LC classification: N
    B&T General Subject: 140
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC E4L: ART
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    BIC subject category V2: ACX
    BISAC V2.8: ART009000
    Abridged Dewey: 701
    BISAC V2.8: ART015100
    Mike & Dale's Press
    Imprint name
    Mike & Dale's Press
    Publication date
    01 December 1999