James Nares


This long-awaited comprehensive monograph on James Nares brings together his paintings and films. Upon his arrival in New York in 1974, British-born James Nares became a central member of the city's vibrant No Wave art scene, making experimental Super 8 films, playing in downtown bands, and staging live performances. The following decade, he turned to painting, using handmade brushes to create monumental strokes that are almost three-dimensional in their detail and depth. Today, Nares continues to employ the mediums of film and paint to explore physicality, motion, and the unfolding of time, as seen in his 2011 video "Street, " exhibited to great acclaim at such institutions as the Metropolitan Museum of Art, read more

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ISBN:

9780847842575

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

272

Dimensions:

31cm x 26cm

RRP:

$165.00

Category:

Art and Photography , Biography and Memoir

Publisher:

Rizzoli International

Published:

01 May 2014

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Amy Taubin