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Title The art of the motorcycle / Guggenheim Las Vegas.

Imprint New York : Guggenheim Museum, c2001.

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 GDL Central Library Oversized    629.2275 ART    Available
Description 446 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition The art of the motorcycle: Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, New York, June 26-September 12, 1998; The Field Museum of Natural History, Chicago, November 7, 1998-March 21, 1999; Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, November 24, 1999-September 3, 2000; Guggenheim Las Vegas, Fall 2001.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 414-443).
Contents Preface / Thomas Krens -- Issues in the evolution of the motorcycle / Charles M. Falco -- Cycles of paradox / Mark Taylor, José Márquez -- Song of the sausage creature / Hunter S. Thompson -- The art of the motorcycle: Outlaws, animals, and sex machines / Ted Polhemus -- Bikes were always work for me / Dennis Hopper -- Freedom of death: Notes on the motorcycle in film and video / Art Simon -- Bosozoku (motorcycle gangs) / Ikuya Sato -- To the edge: Motorcycles and danger / Melissa Holbrook Pierson -- Inventing the motorcycle: 1868-1919 / Vanessa Rocco -- The machine age: 1922-1929 / Matthew Drutt -- New world orders: 1930-1944 / Matthew Drutt -- Freedom and postwar mobility: 1946-1958 / Greg Jordan -- Popular culture/counterculture: 1960-1969 / Greg Jordan -- Getting away from it all: 1969-1978 / Sarah Botts -- The consumer years: 1982-1989 / Sarah Botts -- Retro/revolutionary: 1993-1998 / Ultan Guilfoyle -- Exhibition checklist -- Motorcycle books / Charles M. Falco.
Subject Motorcycles -- History -- Exhibitions.
Motorfietsen.
Industriële vormgeving.
Added Author Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum.
Museo Guggenheim Bilbao.
Field Museum of Natural History.
Guggenheim Las Vegas.
ISBN 0810969122 (hardcover)
9780810969124 (hardcover)
0892072075 (softcover)
9780892072071 (softcover)

 
    
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