The Broad Collection
'a collection that simply beggars description' Vogue
'widely regarded as one of the most important collections of postwar and contemporary art in the world' The Guardian
This volume of superb writing and beautiful illustrations pays tribute to the collection within The Broad, a major new museum which opened in Los Angeles in 2015. The 2,000 works of postwar and contemporary art in the Broad collection feature works by Cindy Sherman, Jeff Koons, Andy Warhol, Roy Liechtenstein, John Baldessari and Yayoi Kusama.
This book includes essays by filmmaker John Waters on Jeff Koons; music critic Greil Marcus on Christopher Wool; novelist Siri Husvedt on Anselm Kiefer; travel writer and essayist Pico Iyer on Takashi Murakami; Pulitzer Prize-winning biographer Mark Stevens on Cy Twombly; and former Chief Curator of Painting and Sculpture at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, John Elderfield on Jasper Johns.
- Author: Joanne Heyler, Founding Director, The Broad
- Hardcover: 464 pages
- Date published: October 2015
- Language: English
- ISBN: 978-3791353302