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Arshile Gorky.

Arshile Gorky

Arshile Gorky.

by Arshile Gorky

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Published by H. N. Abrams in New York .
Written in


Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 234-235.

StatementText by Julien Levy.
ContributionsLevy, Julien.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND237.G613 L4
The Physical Object
Pagination235 p.
Number of Pages235
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5988511M
LC Control Number66018827

  Arshile Gorky, original name Vosdanik Adoian, (born Ap , Khorkom, Van, Turkish Armenia [now in Turkey]—died J , Sherman, Connecticut, U.S.), American painter, important as the direct link between the European Surrealist painters and the painters of the American Abstract Expressionist movement.. Gorky’s early life was disrupted when his father abandoned . Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features. Try it now. No thanks. Try the new Google Books. Get print book. No eBook available. Penn State Press; Rethinking Arshile Gorky Kim S. Theriault No preview available -

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Nominated for the Pulizter Prize, "the definitive biography of Arshile Gorky--lucid, persuasive, intimate and refreshingly clear-eyed" (Andrew Solomon, The New York Times Book Review) Born in Turkey aroundVosdanik Adoian escaped the massacres of Armenians in only to watch his mother die of starvation and his family scatter in their flight from the by: 7.

This book, a catalogue of an exhibition presently being held at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, gives a valuable and comprehensive overview of the work and life of Arshile Gorky (originally named Vosdanig Manood Adoian).

Gorky's youth was fractured when he was caught up in the disastrous Armenain Genocide. He arrived in the America in Cited by: 1. Any Gorky biography is challenging, as so much of Gorky's life was an invention, and one that changed with every telling, but Herrera's book provides enough information to hold the narrative together without making dogmatic (and unverifiable) statements/5(4).

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Arshile Gorky (är´shīl gôr´kē), c–48, American painter, a as Vosdanig Adoian. He escaped the Turkish slaughter of Armenians, emigrated to the United States instudied at Boston's New School of Design, and moved to New York City in   This book was published for the Tate Modern exhibition staged 10th February to 3rd May'Arshile Gorky: A Retrospective'.

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Gorky’s Life. Arshile Gorky was born Vosdanig Adoian around (there are conflicting accounts of his birth date) in the village of Khorkom, near Lake Van.

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) was one of the central figures in American art's shift toward abstraction during the first half of the 20th century.

Accompanying the first major retrospective of his work in almost thirty years, this stunning book traces the evolution of Gorky's arresting visual style.

In this first full-scale biography of the artist Robert Hughes called "a kind of Bridge of Sighs between Surrealism and America," Nouritza Matossian charts the life of Arshile Gorky, one of the most mysterious of major twentieth-century artists. Born in Armenia, he survived the Turkish genocide begun in and arrived in America in One of the first abstract expressionists, he was a.