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Artists living with art

Artists living with art

Goergen, Stacey, author; Benchley, Amanda, author; Gili, Oberto, illustrator

Artists Living with Art invites readers into the homes and personal art collections of some of the world’s most renowned contemporary artists, including Cindy Sherman, Helen and Brice Marden, Chuck Close, Rachel Feinstein and John Currin, Glenn Ligon, and Pat Steir. Here readers will find beautifully renovated lofts in SoHo, 19th-century Brooklyn brownstones, and a restored farmhouse in the Hudson River Valley, all filled with cherished artworks as well as objects, textiles, and ceramics set on display in artful and creative ways. Photographed by Oberto Gili, these gorgeous interiors will inspire readers to rethink the display of their own art and treasured possessions, whether it’s a perfectly placed painting or rocks found on a beach. 

Hardback, Book. English.
Published New York, NY: Abrams, 2015

No copies available at branches.

  • All Saints – Earliest copy due back 5th December

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    18941249 707.5/GOE Two Week Lending Due back 5th December

Details

Statement of responsibility: by Stacey Goergen and Amanda Benchley ; photography by Oberto Gill ; foreword by Robert Storr
ISBN: 1419717820, 9781419717826
Physical Description: 271 pages : illustrations (colour) ; 29 cm
Subject: Art History.; Art and Design.; Artists as art collectors.

Author note

Stacey Goergen is an independent curator and journalist and the director of the nonprofit organization SmartSpaces.
 
Amanda Benchley is an independent filmmaker and journalist whose writing has appeared in the Wall Street Journal, the New YorkObserver, and the Huffington Post.
 
Oberto Gili’s images have appeared in such magazines as House & Garden, World of Interiors, ELLE DECOR, and Vogue for 40 years.
 

Reviews

“Tantalizingly voyeuristic.”
W magazine||“While salivating over the whitewashed walls and spacious home offices of some of the most successful artists working today is certainly enjoyable, we think the most fascinating part of the experience is seeing their coveted art collections, and making connections between artists.”
Artnet