Josh Smith: 2000 Words

Josh Smith: 2000 Words
Library Shelf Location 18.SMIT
Publication Date 2013

Through painting, collage, artist books, sculpture and ceramics, Josh Smith's work is dominated by spontaneous, gestural brushstrokes and vibrant colors and characterized by systematic processes, replication, and serial repetition. Using his signature to structure the space of the picture, Smith investigates notions of authorship, authenticity and originality. Part of the 2000 Words series, conceived and commissioned by Massimiliano Gioni, and published by the Deste Foundation, 2000 Words: Josh Smith presents the entirety of the American artist's works in the Dakis Joannou Collection and includes an essay by Anne Pontegnie that examines how the artist explicitly seeks to open up a different pictorial space

ISBN 9786185039004
Quantity 1
Pages 92 pages
Editors Karen Marta, Massimiliano Gioni
Author Anne Pont├ęgnie
Format Paperback
Publisher DESTE Foundation for Contemporary Art
Related Artist Josh Smith
Categories Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team), Painting, Sculpture, Collage, Artists' Books, Contemporary Craft
Artist's Nationality American (USA)
Language English

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