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Author Rousseau, Valérie, author.

Title The hidden art : 20th- & 21st-century self-taught artists from the Audrey B. Heckler collection / Valérie Rousseau ; with Jane Kallir, Anne-Imelda Radice, and other contributors ; photography by Visko Hatfield ; interview with Audrey B. Heckler, Anne-Imelda Radice.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Skira Rizzoli : American Folk Art Museum, 2017.

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Description 272 pages : color illustrations (some folded) ; 26 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary 'The Hidden Art' reveals for the first time an exceptional trove of contemporary and historic artworks by an exemplary roster of international self-taught artists from the collection of Audrey B. Heckler. Heckler, who has been building her extensive collection with the highest criteria of quality and rigor since the early 1990s, is celebrated for having an acute instinct for exquisite works. This volume presents exceptional examples of some of the most recognizable artists of the field, including Henry Darger, Bill Traylor, Martín Ramírez, Adolf Wölfli, Aloïse Corbaz, William Edmondson, Thornton Dial, Howard Finster, Morris Hirshfield, Nek Chand, and Achilles Rizzoli. 'The Hidden Art' explains the breadth and significance of Heckler's collection within the context of the field of self-taught art. Elegant yet engaging, this comprehensive volume will be treasured by a wide audience of art lovers, artists, and artisans alike.
Subject Heckler, Audrey B. -- Art collections.
Outsider art -- Private collections -- New York (State) -- New York.
Art brut -- Private collections -- New York (State) -- New York.
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Catalogs.
Art, Modern -- 21st century -- Catalogs.
Added Author Kallir, Jane, contributor.
Radice, Anne-Imelda, contributor, interviewer.
Hatfield, Visko, photographer.
Heckler, Audrey B., interviewee.
Added Title 20th- & 21st-century self-taught artists from the Audrey B. Heckler collection
20th- and 21st-century self-taught artists from the Audrey B. Heckler collection
Twentieth- & twenty-first-century self-taught artists from the Audrey B. Heckler collection
Twentieth- and twenty-first-century self-taught artists from the Audrey B. Heckler collection
ISBN 9780847859023 (hardcover)
0847859029 (hardcover)

 
    
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