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Author Simon, Joan, 1949-

Title Sheila Hicks : 50 years / Joan Simon and Susan C. Faxon ; with an essay by Whitney Chadwick

Publ Info Andover, Mass. : Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy ; New Haven [Conn.] : Yale University Press, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  NK3012.A3 H52 2010    AVAILABLE  Oversize
Descript 256 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 31 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Mass., Nov. 5, 2010-Feb. 27, 2011, the Institute of Contemporary Art, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, Mar. 25-Aug. 7, 2011, and the Mint Museum of Craft + Design, Charlotte, N.C., Oct. 1, 2011-Jan. 29, 2012
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Foreword / Brian T. Allen -- Twined thoughts / Susan C. Faxon -- Unbiased Weaves / Joan Simon -- Ancient lines and Modernist Cubes / Whitney Chadwick -- Chronology -- Exhibition Checklist -- Exhibition history
Note Sheila Hicks (born 1934) is a pioneering artist noted for objects & public commissions whose structures are built of colour & fibre. This volume accompanies the first major retrospective of Hicks's work. It documents the divergent scale of her textiles as well as her distinctive use, & surprising range, of materials
LC subject Hicks, Sheila, 1934- -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions
Hicks, Sheila, 1934-
Add Author Hicks, Sheila, 1934-
Faxon, Susan C
Chadwick, Whitney
Addison Gallery of American Art
University of Pennsylvania. Institute of Contemporary Art
Mint Museum of Craft + Design
Alt Title Sheila Hicks : fifty years
ISBN 9780300121643