Mario Merz

Celant, Germano. Mario Merz. New York, NY: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Milan, Italy: Electa, 1989.

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Abstract (English)

Celant traces the development of Merz's paintings and installations, stressing his use of Fibonaccian numerical sequences and organic imagery. Merz's use of found objects and common materials situates his work within Arte Povera. Includes four interviews with Merz and extensive biographical notes. 168 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Celant, Germano (Curator); Celant, Germano (Author); Rivetti, Marco (Prefacer); Krens, Thomas (Prefacer)
Dossier: 440 - MERZ, MARIO
Collation: 297 p. : 272 ill. (125 col.) ; 28 x 25 cm
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: New York, NY: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum; Milan, Italy: Electa
Artists: Merz, Mario
Critics / Curators / Historians: Celant, Germano
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 28 Sept. - 26 Nov. 1989, Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum (New York).
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Date Deposited: 13 Sep 1990
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 15:09
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