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The Resource Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi, Hayden Herrera

Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi, Hayden Herrera

Label
Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi
Title
Listening to stone
Title remainder
the art and life of Isamu Noguchi
Statement of responsibility
Hayden Herrera
Title variation
Art and life of Isamu Noguchi
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"From the author of Arshile Gorky, a major biography of the great American sculptor that redefines his legacy"--
Summary
From the author of Arshile Gorky, a major biography of the great American sculptor that redefines his legacy
Writing style
Award
  • Booklist Editors' Choice, 2015
  • Los Angeles Times Book Prize for Biography, 2015.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2015
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10414056
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Herrera, Hayden
Dewey number
  • 730.92
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Noguchi, Isamu
  • Sculptors
  • Japanese American sculptors
  • BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / General
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the art and life of Isamu Noguchi
Label
Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi, Hayden Herrera
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parents -- Dear Baby -- Tokyo -- Chigasaki -- St. Joseph College -- Interlaken -- La Porte -- I became a sculptor -- I will rival the immortals -- Out from the shadow of a big tree -- Head buster -- To find nature's reasons -- A close embrace of the Earth -- Lonely traveler, social lion -- Toward a sculpture of space -- Art with a social purpose -- Mexico -- New York, 1936-39 -- California -- Poston -- MacDougal Alley -- Letters to Ann -- Noguchi and Martha Graham, passionate collaborators -- The rock and the space between -- Tara -- 1946-48 -- Impasse -- Bollingen travels -- Harbinger pigeon -- Shinbanraisha -- Mitsukoshi exhibition -- Yoshiko Yamaguchi -- Kita Kamakura -- My solace has always been sculpture -- UNESCO : a somewhat Japanese garden -- Changed visions -- Priscilla -- Working with Noguchi -- Levitating rocks, wings of prayer -- Toward an autobiography -- A primer of shapes and functions -- The wheat itself -- "Red cube, black sun" -- The stone circle -- "To intrude on nature's way" -- A place for people to go -- Imaginary landscapes -- "California scenario" -- Bayfront Park -- All things worthwhile must end as gifts -- Kyoko -- No beginnings, no endings
Control code
ocn879582754
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 575 pages
Isbn
9780374281168
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014031274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)879582754
Label
Listening to stone : the art and life of Isamu Noguchi, Hayden Herrera
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Parents -- Dear Baby -- Tokyo -- Chigasaki -- St. Joseph College -- Interlaken -- La Porte -- I became a sculptor -- I will rival the immortals -- Out from the shadow of a big tree -- Head buster -- To find nature's reasons -- A close embrace of the Earth -- Lonely traveler, social lion -- Toward a sculpture of space -- Art with a social purpose -- Mexico -- New York, 1936-39 -- California -- Poston -- MacDougal Alley -- Letters to Ann -- Noguchi and Martha Graham, passionate collaborators -- The rock and the space between -- Tara -- 1946-48 -- Impasse -- Bollingen travels -- Harbinger pigeon -- Shinbanraisha -- Mitsukoshi exhibition -- Yoshiko Yamaguchi -- Kita Kamakura -- My solace has always been sculpture -- UNESCO : a somewhat Japanese garden -- Changed visions -- Priscilla -- Working with Noguchi -- Levitating rocks, wings of prayer -- Toward an autobiography -- A primer of shapes and functions -- The wheat itself -- "Red cube, black sun" -- The stone circle -- "To intrude on nature's way" -- A place for people to go -- Imaginary landscapes -- "California scenario" -- Bayfront Park -- All things worthwhile must end as gifts -- Kyoko -- No beginnings, no endings
Control code
ocn879582754
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
viii, 575 pages
Isbn
9780374281168
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014031274
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)879582754

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