Picasso & Rivera: Conversations Across Time
This generously illustrated exhibition catalogue accompanying an show at LACMA, examines the artistic development of Pablo Picasso and Diego Rivera. The book tells an intriguing story of ambition, competition, and how the ancient world inspired their most important work. It features nearly 150 paintings, sculptures, and prints by both artists, along with objects from their native ancient Mediterranean and Pre- Columbian worlds.
A series of essays accompanies the exquisitely reproduced works, allowing readers to understand how the work of each artist was informed by artworks from the past. Offering valuable insight into the trajectory of each artist, this book draws connections between two powerful figures who transformed modern art.
- Author: Michael Govan, Director of Dia Foundation
- Hardcover: 288 pages
- Date published: December 2016
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-3791355559
- Product Dimensions: 29.7 x 25.7 cm