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In the best of his target paintings, like Song, 1958 (plate 101), he could set a
splashy grey rim whirling around concentric circles of red, black, and blue with an
airy energy that few American painters (and, at the time, no European ones)
The musician's period slang of the title is echoed in the syncopations of the
painting, for Davis believed that jazz was the first real American modernism - a
vernacular, rigorous, free, and spontaneous, to which European prototypes had ...
Paint, we learn, can make anything abstract, even a subject as highly charged as
the American flag. But to use the word "subject" in Johns's case is wrong, since
there is no actual difference between the painting and the flag it purportedly ...
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LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - dbsovereign - LibraryThing
Wonderful pictures - some even full page! Nice overview of the last hundred years or so of art (through the 1980s) -- wow, and to think I've lived through about thirty years of this...(!). Volledige review lezen
LibraryThing ReviewGebruikersrecensie - jcbrunner - LibraryThing
Coming late to the party, this tie-in to an early 1980s TV documentary series, I both like reading his poignant and wide-ranging introduction to 20th century art (that remains very wedded to the 19th ... Volledige review lezen