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Author Armstrong, Elizabeth, 1952-

Title Birth of the cool : California art, design, and culture at midcentury / Elizabeth Armstrong ; with essays by Michael Boyd ... [et al.] ; with contributions by Anna Brouwer, Mary Trent.

Imprint Newport Beach : Orange County Museum of Art ; Munich : Prestel Art, c2007.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    709.794 ARM    Available
Description 301 p . : ill. (some col.) ; 26 x 28 cm.
Note Catalog of an exhibition at Orange County Museum of Art, Newport Beach, California, October 7, 2007-January 6, 2008; Addison Gallery of American Art, Phillips Academy, Andover, Massachusetts, February 15-April 13, 2008; Oakland Museum of California, Oakland, California, May 18-August 17, 2008; The Blanton Museum of Art, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, February 27-May 31, 2009.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p.290-[293]) and index.
Subject Art, American -- California -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Design -- California -- History -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
California -- Civilization -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Boyd, Michael, 1960-
Brouwer, Anna, 1973-
Trent, Mary, 1981-
Orange County Museum of Art (Calif.)
Addison Gallery of American Art.
Oakland Museum of California.
Blanton Museum of Art.
Added Title California art, design, and culture at midcentury
ISBN 3791338781

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