Frontiers of Our Dreams : Quebec Painting in the 1940s and 1950s

Davis, Ann. Frontiers of Our Dreams : Quebec Painting in the 1940s and 1950s. Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery, 1979.

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Abstract (English)

Davis examines Quebec art in the 1940s and 1950s, outlining the evolution of the Automatistes and the Plasticiens and looking at the artists' work and ideas on art and its relation to society. Includes chronology (1937-1960) and biographical notes on 17 artists. Circa 65 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Davis, Ann (Author); Selby, Roger L. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 354 - WINNIPEG ART GALLERY (Winnipeg)
Collation: 107 p. : 39 ill. (8 col.) ; 23 x 21 cm
ISBN: 0889150710
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Winnipeg, Man.: The Winnipeg Art Gallery
Artists: Lyman, John; Roberts, Goodridge; De Tonnancour, Jacques; Borduas, Paul-Emile; Barbeau, Marcel; Ferron, Marcelle; Gauvreau, Pierre; Leduc, Fernand; Mousseau, Jean-Paul; Riopelle, Jean-Paul; Pellan, Alfred; Belzile, Louis; Jauran; Jerome, Jean-Paul; Toupin, Fernand; Molinari, Guido; Tousignant, Claude
Art Organizations: Winnipeg Art Gallery (Winnipeg)
Keywords: AUTOMATISME; PLASTICIENS; TACHISME; CONTEMPORARY ARTS SOCIETY; ESPACE DYNAMIQUE; REFUS GLOBAL; PRISME D'YEUX
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 20 Aug 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:34
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3246
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