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Title Pacific standard time : Los Angeles art 1945-1980 / edited by Rebecca Peabody [and others] ; with Lucy Bradnock

Publ Info Los Angeles : Getty Research Institute and the J. Paul Getty Museum, [2011]
Los Angeles : Getty Research Institute and the J. Paul Getty Museum, [2011]
 RWU Main Library  ND235.L6 P33 2011    AVAILABLE
Descript xxi, 330 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
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Note "This volume is published on the occasion of Pacific Standard Time : Art in L.A. 1945-1980, an initiative of the Getty with arts institutions across Southern California, and accompanies the Getty Research Institute's exhibition Pacific Standard Time : Crosscurrents in L.A. Painting and Sculpture, 1950-1970, held at the J. Paul Getty Museum from 1 October 2011 through 5 February 2012 and at the Martin-Gropius-Bau in Berlin from 15 March through 10 June 2012."--T.p. verso
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Shifting the standard : reappraising art in Los Angeles / Rebecca Peabody ... [et al.] -- Floating structures : building the modern in postwar Los Angeles / Andrew Perchuk and Catherine Taft -- Papa's got a brand new bag : crafting an art scene / Lucy Bradnock and Rani Singh -- For people who know the difference : defining the pop art sixties / Ken D. Allan, Lucy Bradnock, and Lisa Turvey -- Duration piece : rethinking sculpture in Los Angeles / Donna Conwell and Glenn Phillips -- Here, here, or there : on the whereabouts of art in the seventies / Jane McFadden
Chapter sidebars : 1. Case study houses / Lyra Kilston ; The Modern Institute of Art; Collaborative couples; The post-surrealists; Zen in the studio / Catherine Taft ; The anti-square merry-go-round show: Action and politics in Los Angeles / Serge Guilbaut -- 2. In the shadow of the spotlight / Rani Singh ; Name games / Lucy Bradnock ; Tap city circus / Nancy Perloff ; Brittin by Baza / Ken D. Allan ; Instant theatre / Lucy Bradnock ; Clickin' with Clax / Rani Singh ; Roxy's / Alex Potts -- 3. Tooth / Annette Leddy ; Duchamp in Pasadena / Ken D. Allan ; Gemini G.E.L. Lucy Bradnock ; The artists' protest committee / Ken D. Allan ; The Golden State Mutual art collection / Lucy Bradnock ; Riko Mizuno / John Tain ; "Los Angeles meant boys": David Hockney, Bob Mizer and the lure of Physique photography / Richard Meyer -- 4. Jack Brogan: fabricator / Margaret Honda ; Protesting Art and technology / Donna Conwell ; First National Symposium on Habitability / Donna Conwell ; Process painting / Glenn Phillips ; L.A. air / Donna Conwell ; Postmodernism between art and film: Jack Goldstein's Portrait of Père Tanguy / Michael Lobel -- 5. Performing among us: ritual and witness / Irene Tsatsos ; Hermann Nitsch visits Los Angeles / Jane McFadden ; The Estrada Court murals / Dianna Marisol Santillano ; Video at the Long Beach Museum of Art / Catherine Taft ; Close radio / Jane McFadden -- Making the scene: fashioning an artistic identity
LC subject Painting, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions
Sculpture, American -- California -- Los Angeles -- 20th century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions
Add Author Peabody, Rebecca
Bradnock, Lucy
Martin-Gropius-Bau (Berlin, Germany)
J. Paul Getty Museum
Getty Research Institute
Pacific Standard Time (Exhibition)
Alt Title Los Angeles art 1945-1980
ISBN 1606060724