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Author Kamps, Toby.

Title The old, weird America : folk themes in contemporary art / Toby Kamps ; with essays by Michael Duncan, Colleen Sheehy.

Publication Info. Houston, Tex. : Contemporary Arts Museum Houston ; New York, N.Y. : Available through D.A.P./Distributed Art Publishers, [2008]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Rockford University Stacks - RKC-ILDS  N6512 .K326 2008    AVAILABLE
Description 159 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Catalog of the exhibition held at the Contemporary Arts Museum, Houston, May 10-July 20, 2008; and at the Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Aug. 23, 2008-Jan. 4, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The old, weird America / Toby Kamps -- American soul underground / Michael Duncan -- Waking the dead : music, art, and the basement noise of history / Colleen Sheehy -- Plates. Eric Beltz ; Jeremy Blake ; Sam Durant ; Barnaby Furnas ; Deborah Grant ; Matthew Day Jackson ; Brad Kahlhamer ; Margaret Kilgallen ; McDermott & McGough ; Aaron Morse ; Cynthia Norton ; Greta Pratt ; David Rathman ; Dario Robleto ; Allison Smith ; Kara Walker ; Charlie White -- Catalogue of the exhibition -- Artists' biographies and bibliographies / compiled by Natalia Ferreyra-Beasley.
Subject Art, American -- 20th century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.
Art, American -- 21st century -- Themes, motives -- Exhibitions.
Folk art -- United States -- Influence -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Duncan, Michael, 1953-
Sheehy, Colleen J. (Colleen Josephine), 1953-
Contemporary Arts Museum.
Frederick R. Weisman Art Museum.
ISBN 9781933619125

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