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H.C. Westermann at War

Art and Manhood in Cold War America

by David McCarthy

  • 6 Want to read
  • 18 Currently reading

Published by University of Delaware Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History of art & design styles: from c 1900 -,
  • Individual artists,
  • United States,
  • Artists,
  • Art,
  • Westermann, H. C,
  • Art & Art Instruction,
  • Psychology,
  • Moral and ethical aspects,
  • General,
  • Individual Artist,
  • 1922-,
  • War,
  • (Horace Clifford),,
  • Art and war

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages171
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8381448M
    ISBN 10087413871X
    ISBN 109780874138719

    H.C. Westermann is known for his folkloric sculptures and works on paper that pair strong moral commentary with playfulness and humor, particularly in his recurring image of the Death Ship. Influenced by his combat experience in World War II and Korea, he frequently depicted scenes of ships burning or sinking among doomed human figures in rat Brand: H.C. Westermann. Art Workers Radical Practice in the Vietnam War Era by Julia Bryan Wilson available in Trade Paperback on lapachecachica.com, also read synopsis and reviews. During the late s and early s, in response to the political turbulence generated by the Author: Julia Bryan Wilson.

    Feb 10,  · An expert on 20th-century American art, he is the author of The Nude in American Painting, –, Pop Art, and H. C. Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America, as well as essays in American Art, Art Bulletin, and Art Journal. A graduate of Gettysburg College and the University of Delaware, his research has been supported by. Apr 09,  · “H.C. Westermann,” on view at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden through May 12, was organized by the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA) in Chicago, where it opened last year. The exhibition travels to the Museum of Contemporary Art in Los Angeles (June 9 to September 8) and The Menil Collection in Houston (October 4 to January 5, ).

    Beginning with responses to fascism in the s and ending with protests against the Iraq wars, David McCarthy shows how American artists—including Philip Evergood, David Smith, H. C. Westermann, Ed Kienholz, Nancy Spero, Leon Golub, Chris Burden, Robert Arneson, Joyce Kozloff, Martha Rosler, and Coco Fusco—have borne witness, registered dissent, and asserted the enduring ability of. Oct 01,  · Unlike the wide-ranging approach of the MCA catalogue, McCarthy's H.C. Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America is a slim monographic study illustrated with black and white images (which are unfortunately of rather poor, blurry quality and printed on flimsy paper, a real shame for a book published by a prestigious academic press Author: Jo Applin.


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Aug 23,  · H.C. Westermann [Dennis Adrian, Michael Rooks] on lapachecachica.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The irony and antic sense of humor that animate the work of H. Westermann ( ) and make it so accessible are evident on every page of this volume5/5(2).

Westermann (Horace Clifford "Cliff" Westermann) (December 11, – November 3, ) was a highly influential and important American sculptor and printmaker whose art constituted a scathing commentary on militarism and lapachecachica.com sculptures frequently incorporated traditional carpentry and marquetry techniques.

From the late s until his death inWestermann worked with Born: December 11,Los Angeles, California. This book examines the antiwar work of one American artist in relation to the cultural history of the Cold War.

The study provides new and detailed information on this important artist, while also contributing to the study of masculinity, dissent, art, violence, and war in the last half of the twentieth century.

Get this from a library. H.C. Westermann at war: art and manhood in cold war America. [David McCarthy; H C Westermann] -- "Drawing extensively upon archival materials, oral histories, popular culture, previously unpublished correspondence and drawings, as well as classic and contemporaneous American literature, H.C.

H.C. Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America [David McCarthy, H. Westermann] on lapachecachica.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This book examines the antiwar work of one American artist in relation to the cultural history of the Cold War.

The study provides new H.C. Westermann at War book detailed information on this important artist5/5(1). Jan 01,  · H.C. Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America David McCarthy Newark, DE: University of Delaware Press,pp., pages, black-and-white illustrations, $ clothbound.

The sculptor H.C. Westermann has always occupied an anomalous role in histories of mid-twentieth century American art. Oct 01,  · Instead, McCarthy's work is a study in some depth of just one theme: the artistic significance of the fact that his subject was a combat marine in World War II and Korea.

McCarthy convincingly demonstrates that “the experience of war stands at Author: John Ibson. Following the war, Westermann enrolled at the Art Institute of Chicago where he studied painting. From toWestermann served a tour of duty in Korea. Inhe was given his first solo exhibition at the Allan Frumkin Gallery in Chicago, entitled H.C.

Westermann: Recent Work. the artist in over 20 years. Published to accompany a major traveling exhibition of Westermann's. sculpture, the book looks at how defining themes central to 20th-century America—the horror and disillusionment of war, the mythology of the American utopia, and Hollywood and mass media—shaped his thought and his lapachecachica.com: Dennis Adrian.

A US Marine in World War II, H. Westermann (–) is the only artist associated with the Monster Roster to have reenlisted and been deployed in Korea, where his experiences made an indelible and excruciating impression that would reappear endlessly in. H.C. Westermann is known for his folkloric sculptures and works on paper that pair strong moral commentary with playfulness and humor, particularly in his recurring image of the Death Ship.

Influenced by his combat experience in World War II and Korea, he frequently depicted scenes of ships burning Gender: Male. Jul 01,  · About the Book. Beginning with responses to fascism in the s and ending with protests against the Iraq wars, David McCarthy shows how American artists—including Philip Evergood, David Smith, H.

Westermann, Ed Kienholz, Nancy Spero, Leon Golub, Chris Burden, Robert Arneson, Joyce Kozloff, Martha Rosler, and Coco Fusco—have borne witness, registered dissent, and asserted. Nov 06,  · An H.C. Westermann Retrospective Melds Humor and Provocation “See America First,” an overview of H.C.

Westermann’s career at Venus (formerly Venus Over. H.C. Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America by David McCarthy; H.

Westermann. H.C. Westermann at War Art and Manhood in Cold War America by David; Westermann, H. McCarthy ISBN ISBN X Hardcover; University of Delaware Press; ISBN Biblio is a marketplace for book.

Westermann, the retrospective of his work currently on view at the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, offers a splendid, if often bumpy, opportunity to acquaint oneself with this singular figure.

Some twenty-one years after his death, Westermann's art is as raucous and contradictory as ever. The Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía presents H. Westermann: Goin’ Home, an exhibition dedicated to the artist Horace Clifford Westermann (–), an unusual figure who does.

This is a comprehensive look at the sculpture work of H. Westermann. Excellent paper stock, solid binding, and large, full-color illustrations throughout. This really is one of the best books production-wise and of course, the artwork is excellent.

With this book it felt like the definitive story. Dec 18,  · An expert on 20th-century American art, McCarthy also is the author of The Nude in American Painting, –, Pop Art, and H.

Westermann at War: Art and Manhood in Cold War America, as well as essays in American Art, Art Bulletin, and Art Journal. His research has been supported by Luce Foundation and Smithsonian fellowships.

Start studying Name, Artist, Year (Exam 2). Learn vocabulary, terms, and more with flashcards, games, and other study tools. H.C. Westermann. The Evil New War God (SOB). Similar. Like an evil toaster. H.C. Westermann, Death Ship Run Over by a '66 Lincoln Continental, A wooden box containing a wooden toy with tire tracks on it.

Mar 07,  · This research workshop is based on the exhibition H. lapachecachica.com’ Home, conceived as a kaleidoscope to shed light on a maverick account of post-war American lapachecachica.comed as an artists’ artist, Westermann married the critical commitment of sculptors and painters schooled in Chicago — he studied at the Art Institute of Chicago himself on two occasions — with the iconoclastic.

Westermann, age 9, Los Angeles H. C. Westermann. Marine Corps portrait. 96 Enterprise severely damaged in kamikaze attack, and Wes- termann returned to the United States. After two and a half years at sea, Westermann was court-martialed for drunk- .Whaam! is a diptych painting by the American artist Roy lapachecachica.com is one of the best-known works of pop art, and among Lichtenstein's most important paintings.

Whaam! was first exhibited at the Leo Castelli Gallery in New York City inand purchased by the Tate Gallery, London, in It has been on permanent display at Tate Modern since Artist: Roy Lichtenstein.H.C.

Westermann. H.C. Westermann is the first posthumous retrospective of American sculptor H.C. Westermann and will present a comprehensive survey of the artist's innovative sculptural work from the early s throughthe year of his death.

The exhibition features approximately sculptures and 20 works on paper and incorporates works never seen before in public, including 11 of the.