Download e-book for kindle: Blue Territory: a meditation on the life and art of Joan by Robin Lippincott

By Robin Lippincott

Blue Territory is a poetic immersion into the lifestyles and artwork of Joan Mitchell, the good American summary expressionist painter. a modern of Jackson Pollock and Willem De Kooning, she isn't really to boot often called her male opposite numbers simply because she used to be a lady and likewise simply because she spent so much of her operating existence in France. nonetheless, in 2013, Bloomsburg Business indexed Mitchell because the bestselling woman artist of all time. whilst requested to speak about her work, Joan Mitchell frequently replied, “If i may say it in phrases, I’d write a book.” here's her booklet. straight away exact and common, Blue Territory is at its middle an exploration of affection and lifestyles, and what it skill to like - and stay - what you do. Meticulously researched and lyrically written, it's going to attract an individual drawn to passionate engagement with the area. The e-book eschews photographs in order to permit the phrases to shape them, thereby releasing the reader to visualize the work, a lot as Mitchell must do sooner than deciding upon up her brush.

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