Power of Invention : Drawings from Seven Decades by Tony Urquhart

Urquhart, Tony and Heath, Terrence. Power of Invention : Drawings from Seven Decades by Tony Urquhart. London, Ont.: Museum London; St. John's, Nfld: s.n., 2002.

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Abstract (English)

For this catalogue from an exhibition of his drawings, Urquhart comments on specific pieces in the show, their genesis, and the long-standing influence of the Old Masters (particularly Ingres). Reviewing the drawings on view, Heath concludes that Urquhart mastered his technique early, but continues to invent new ways of expressing exterior/interior worlds. List of works. Bio-bibliography 3 p. 3 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Urquhart, Tony (Artist); Urquhart, Tony (Author); Heath, Terrence (Curator); Heath, Terrence (Author); Meehan, Brian (Prefacer); Grattan, Pat (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - URQUHART, TONY
Collation: 46 p. : 132 ill. (14 col.) ; 23 x 21 cm
ISBN: 1895800676
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, Ont.: Museum London; St. John's, Nfld: s.n.
Artists: Urquhart, Tony
Critics / Curators / Historians: Heath, Terrence
Event Statement: Exhibition organised by Museum London. Itinerary: 5 Apr. - 26 May 2002, Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador (St. John's) ; 9 Sept. - 27 Oct. 2002, Kitchener Waterloo Art Gallery ; 20 Sept. - 14 Dec. 2003, Museum London.
Keywords: DRAWING; PERSONAL HISTORY; DEATH; LANDSCAPE; PROCESS; SERIES; TIME; ABSENCE; BIOGRAPHY; DURATION; EUROPEAN ART; FANTASY; FIGURE / GROUND; INTIMACY; INVENTION; MIRROR IMAGE; NEOCLASSICISM; PANORAMA; TRAVEL
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Date Deposited: 29 Oct 2003
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 21:48
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/15099
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