CAMPBELL, KARIN (EDITOR) WITH CONTRIBUTIONS BY TED KOOSER, JASON FARAGO, MONIQUE LƒVI-STRAUSS.
Title Sheila Hicks: Material Voices.
Book Condition Softcover. Brand new book.
Publisher Joslyn Art Museum: 2017.
Seller ID 88808X3
Drawing on global weaving traditions, the history of painting and sculpture, graphic design, and architecture, Sheila Hicks has redefined how fiber is used to create art, influencing a generation of artists. Sheila Hicks: Material Voices explores sixty years of her prolific career through four diverse perspectives. Karin Campbell considers how Hicks's oeuvre has taken shape over time and highlights the essential links between the artist's work and lived experience. Ted Kooser reflects on the aesthetic and poetic power Hicks's work, while Jason Farago delves into Hicks's incomparable eye for color. Finally, a conversation between the artist and Monique Lvi-Strauss looks back to formative experiences from early in Hicks's life and career. 71 color and 2 black-and-white Illustrations, 112 pages, 9" x 11.5".
(Key Words: Sheila Hicks, Karin Campbell, Ted Kooser, Jason Farago, Joslyn Art Museum, Monique Lvi-Strauss, Photography, Textiles, Weaving, Fibers).