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Caro : Park Avenue series / editor, Mark Francis.

Caro : Park Avenue series / editor, Mark Francis.
Caro, Anthony, 1924-2013
London : Gagosian Gallery, [2013]

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Additional Authors
  • Francis, Mark, 1952-
  • Caro, Anthony, 1924-2013.
  • Gagosian Gallery (London, England), host institution.
82 pages : chiefly color illustrations; 30 cm
"Steel pipes, beams, disks, and agricultural tools make up Caro's latest abstract sculptures, which reveal fresh aspects from every viewpoint. The works evolved out of the planning process for an enormous public sculpture he envisioned for a busy thoroughfare in New York City, and as such are prompted by a sense of ground-parallel speed. The long, low pipes of Clouds, for example, create a latitudinal setting for smaller, curved parts that evoke lighter forms moving through space. Solitude is composed of curved and crumpled steel sheets that seem to float around an upright, cannon-like component. Art historian Michael Fried describes the Park Avenue sculptures as 'conspicuously open', an apt characterization given the exciting dynamism they achieve with few parts"--Publisher.
Alternative Title
  • Park Avenue series
  • Anthony Caro : Park Avenue series
Exhibition catalogs
  • Catalog of an exhibition held at Gagosian Gallery, London, June 6-July 27, 2013.
  • Issued with: Caro at Museo Correr.
Processing Action (note)
  • committed to retain
V. [1]. Caro at Museo Corner -- v. [2] Caro, Park Avenue series.
  • 9781935263807
  • 1935263803
  • 855263828
  • SCSB-10396550
Owning Institutions
Harvard Library