Anish Kapoor

McEvilley, Thomas. Anish Kapoor. London, England: The British Council, 1990.

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Abstract (English)

McEvilley surveys Kapoor's sculpture from 1980 to 1990, focusing on how his work reflects modernism's aspirations towards transcendence, by evoking a timeless place in the subconscious, while seemingly dematerializing the object through the use of powdered pigments. Referring to colour, sexuality, transcendence and the void, Kapoor and Allthorpe-Guyton discuss his relationship to modernism. Biographical notes. Circa 100 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: McEvilley, Thomas (Author); Kapoor, Anish (Interviewee); Allthorpe-Guyton, Marjorie (Interviewer); Hughes, Henry Meyric (Prefacer); Rogers, Brett (Prefacer); Hardy, Malcolm (Prefacer)
Dossier: 440 - KAPOOR, ANISH
Collation: 77 p. : 27 ill. col. ; 31 x 28 cm
ISBN: 0863550983
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: The British Council
Artists: Kapoor, Anish
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: May - Sept. 1990, British Pavilion, XLIV Venice Biennale.
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 17 Sep 1991
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 15:10
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3610
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