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René Magritte (Getting to Know the World"s Greatest Artists)

by Mike Venezia

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Published by Children"s Press (CT) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Magritte, Rene,,
  • Biography & Autobiography - Art,
  • Artists,
  • Surrealism,
  • Juvenile Nonfiction,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Juvenile literature,
  • Art - History,
  • Art - Painting,
  • Painters,
  • 1898-1967,
  • Belgium,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7671625M
    ISBN 100516278142
    ISBN 109780516278148
    OCLC/WorldCa49031858

      The Lovers I, René Magritte () The first impression after I saw The Lovers was trapped. There were two people suffocated by plastic bag around their head, unable to reveal what beneath in it. The plastic bag inspiration came from Fantomas the shadowy hero of the thriller series which first appeared in novel form in. Available for the first time in an English translation, this selection of René Magritte’s writings gives non-Francophone readers the chance to encounter the many incarnations of the renowned Belgian painter—the artist, the man, the aspiring noirist, the fire-breathing theorist—in his own by: 2.

    For René Magritte, painting was a form of thinking. Through paintings of ordinary objects rendered with illusionism, Magritte probed the limits of our perception—what we see and cannot see, the nature of representation—as a philosophical system for presenting ideas, and explored perspective as a method of visual argumentation. "René and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog after the War" is a ballad written and sung by Paul Simon. Simon told a story about being at Joan Baez’s home and waiting for her to get off the phone to rehearse. Simon pulled a book off her shelf of Magritte’s artwork and found a picture with the song title.

    Early life. René Magritte was born in Lessines, in the province of Hainaut, Belgium, in He was the oldest son of Léopold Magritte, a tailor and textile merchant, [1] and Régina (née Bertinchamps), who was a milliner before she got married. Little is known about Magritte. Cinemagritte: René Magritte within the Frame of Film History, Theory, and Practice investigates the dynamic relationship between the Surrealist modernist artist René Magritte (–) and the cinema—a topic largely ignored in the annals of film and art criticism. Magritte once said that he used cinema as "a trampoline for the imagination," but here author Lucy Fischer reverses that.


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René Magritte (–) was an internationally renowned Belgian Surrealist painter who also wrote prolifically on art and other subjects. Jo Levy was a British translator whose translations include Alain Robbe-Grillet’s Ghosts in the Mirror, Hélène Cixous’s Angst, Louis Aragon’s The Libertine, and Arthur Adamov’s Man and Child.

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René Magritte offers a rethinking of Magritte's art from a position informed by contemporary developments in art theory.

The book employs a wide range of literary and philosophical/cultural theoretical frameworks to analyze Magritte's art/5(3). Published in conjunction with a major exhibition organized by The Museum of Modern Art, New York, in collaboration with The Menil Collection, Houston, and The Art Institute of Chicago, Magritte: The Mystery of the Ordinary, – focuses on the breakthrough Surrealist years of René Magritte, creator of some of the twentieth century’s most extraordinary by: 2.

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