Jack Shadbolt : Act of Painting

Watson, Scott and Shadbolt, Jack and Woodcock, George. Jack Shadbolt : Act of Painting. Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Art Gallery, 1984.

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Abstract (English)

Referring to gesture, experimentation, dada and surrealism, Watson discusses how Shadbolt resolves the conflict between representing nature and abstraction by using a symbolic vocabulary. Woodcock describes Shadbolt's shamanism as a link between modern art and primitive art. The artist outlines the sources and inspirations for his paintings. Biographical notes. 36 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Watson, Scott (Curator); Watson, Scott (Author); Shadbolt, Jack (Artist); Shadbolt, Jack (Author); Woodcock, George (Author); Danzker, Jo-Anne Birnie (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - SHADBOLT, JACK
Collation: 52 p. : 22 ill. (21 col.) ; 30 x 30 cm
ISBN: 0920095496
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Vancouver, BC: Vancouver Art Gallery
Artists: Shadbolt, Jack
Critics / Curators / Historians: Watson, Scott
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 9 Nov. 1984 - 2 Jan. 1985, Vancouver Art Gallery.
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 19 Sep 1991
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 15:11
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3670
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