The Eye's Mind

The Eye's Mind : Bridget Riley - Collected Writings, 1965-99

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This is a compendium of Bridget Riley's candid writings and interviews, revealing her thoughts on art, the development of her own work and her views on other artists including Seurat, Mondrian and more

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  • Paperback | 238 pages
  • 170 x 230mm | 660g
  • Thames & Hudson Ltd
  • London, United Kingdom
  • 49 illustrations, 22 in colour
  • 0500281653
  • 9780500281659

Table of contents

Part 1 Autobiographical: personal interview by Nikki Henriques, 1988; the pleasures of sight, 1984; student at the RCA - 1952-1955, 1988; continuing, 1991; the hermaphrodite, 1975; the artist and society, talking to David Thompson, 1973; holidays talking to Vanya Kewley, 1996. Part 2 Development as painter: in conversation with Maurice de Sausmarez, 1967; perception is the medium, 1965; interview with David Sylvester, 1967; statement, 1970; in conversation with Robert Kudielka, 1972; working with nature, 1973; into colour in conversation with Robert Kudielka, 1978; a visit to Egypt and the decoration for the Royal Liverpool Hospital, 1984; according to sensation, in conversation with Robert Kudielka; the experience of painting, talking to Mel Gooding, 1988; something to look at, in conversation with Alex Farquharson, 1995. Part 3 On art and other artists: the flowering of the abstracts, 1983; the colour connection, in conversation with Robert Kudielka, 1977; the artist's eye - Seurat, 1992; Mondrian perceived, 1997; Mondrian - the "universal" and the "particular", 1995; painting now, 1996; Nauman's more
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