Joe Sleep : Retrospective

Ferguson, Bruce and Pearse, Harold. Joe Sleep : Retrospective. Halifax, NS: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia, 1981.

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Abstract (English)

Ferguson discusses Sleep's stenciled and colored images, the formal qualities and meanings of naive art, and the implications of seriality and originality in his work. Pearse describes Sleep's life and attitudes towards his work.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Ferguson, Bruce (Curator); Ferguson, Bruce (Author); Pearse, Harold (Author); Riordon, Bernard (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - SLEEP, JOE
Collation: [30] p. : 28 ill. (4 col.) ; 23 x 21 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Artists: Sleep, Joe
Critics / Curators / Historians: Ferguson, Bruce
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 26 Mar. - 31 May 1981, Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (Halifax).
Keywords: NAIVE ART
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 29 Jun 1989
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:30
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/886
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