Marcia Hafif: A Place Apart

Marcia Hafif: A Place Apart
Library Shelf Location 18.HAFI
Publication Date 2018

Influential Los Angeles– and New York–based artist Marcia Hafif (1929-2018) is renowned as a painter of canvases that suggest both minimalism and process art. Highlighting the more personal and intimate side of her drawing practice, this book is the first to examine her paintings within a context of many previously unseen sketches, architectural models, photographs and texts that investigate lived spaces, drawing forms and site-specificity. By presenting Hafif's lesser-known oeuvre alongside her painting, this book demonstrates the range of innovative experiments in art-making that Hafif has explored for over five decades. Marcia Hafif: A Place Apart includes rarely seen drawings and photographs as well as text excerpts from Hafif's forthcoming novel.

ISBN 9780997930610
Quantity 1
Pages 152
Authors Rebecca McGrew, Nidhi Gandhi
Format Hardback
Publisher Pomona College Museum of Art, Los Angeles
Related Artist Marcia Hafif
Categories Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team), Painting, Drawing
Keywords maps, Architecture (subject), Life as art, Place
Language English

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