Maeght family

a passion for modern art
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Maeght family, Maeght family -- Art collections, Art dealers -- France -- Biography, Art -- Collectors and collecting -- France -- Biography, Art, M
StatementYoyo Maeght, Isabelle Maeght, Franck Maubert.
GenreBiography.
ContributionsMaeght, Isabelle.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsN8660.M25 M34 2007
The Physical Object
Pagination309 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16160750M
ISBN 100810930803
ISBN 139780810930803
LC Control Number2006100886
OCLC/WorldCa77116810

Lovely weighty book about the Maeght Foundation founders, lots of lovely colour plates of the artwork and gallery, and interesting black and white photos of the family and various notable friends. The book is more focussed on the artists than the family themselves whom I would have liked to read more about.

A great coffee table book nonetheless/5(4). Miro, Chagall, Mariss, Breton and Duchamp, these are just some of the legendary artists associated with the Maeght family. The original Maeght Gallery was opened in Paris intoday, the Adrien Maegh This is the first and only book to tell the story of the extremely strong friendships that have linked one remarkable family to literally 4/5.

Here for the first time ever in book form is the story of this extraordinary family, filled with illustrations and documents by some of the legendary artists associated with it: Matisse, Braque, Duchamp, Miró, Chagall, Calder, Kandinsky, Giacometti, and many others. Isabelle and Yoyo Maeght recount key events in the family's life.

Buy the Hardcover Book The Maeght Family: A Passion For Modern Art by Isabelle Maeght atCanada's largest bookstore. Free shipping and pickup in store on eligible orders. If modern art has a "first family," it might very well be the Maeghts, whose gallery in Paris provided a literal and figurative base for so many 20th-century.

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Lovely weighty book about the Maeght Foundation founders, lots of lovely colour plates of the artwork and gallery, and interesting black and white photos of the family and various notable friends. The book is more focussed on the artists than the family themselves whom I would have liked to read more about.

A great Maeght family book table book s: 3. The Maeght family originated in Hazebrouck, near Lille, in northern France. Today the renowned name (pronounced Mahg) is shared by art galleries in Paris and Barcelona, publishing houses for books and graphic works, a formidable private art collection, and—perhaps most famous of all—the Maeght Foundation in Saint-Paul-de-Vence, a splendid.

Sert's Maeght Foundation fulfils the criteria for an exemplary Gallery of Modern Art, but in this account it becomes a site of deconstruction.

Using a mass of archival material from Sert and the Maeght family, he explores the relationship between patron, artists and architect, and between the built form of the gallery and the surrounding. Buy The Maeght Family - A Passion for Modern Art, Oxfam, Maeght, Yoyo,Cookies on oxfam We use cookies to ensure that you have the best experience on our website.

If you continue browsing, we’ll assume that you are happy to receive all our cookies. You can change your cookie settings at any time. Buy The Maeght Family: A Passion for Collecting Modern Art 01 by Maeght, Isabelle, Maeght, Yoyo (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Here for the first time ever in book form is the story of this extraordinary family, filled with illustrations and documents by some of the legendary artists associated with it: Matisse, Braque, Duchamp, Miro, Chagall, Calder, Kandinsky, Giacometti, and many others.

Isabelle and Yoyo Maeght recount key events in the family's life, including Author: Isabelle Maeght. The Maeght Foundation is a story of family and friendship. Aimé & Marguerite Maeght came up with the idea and the funding in collaboration with Catalonian architect Josep Lluis Sert.

Their artist friends participated in the design and in bringing the project to fruition, each taking over an. Get this from a library. The Maeght family: a passion for modern art.

[Yoyo Maeght; Isabelle Maeght] -- Miro, Chagall, Mariss, Breton and Duchamp, these are just some of the legendary artists associated with the Maeght family. This book tells the story of the strong friendships that have linked this. The history of a very influential family in the art world of the 20th century.

Beautifully illustrated with family photographs and photographs of artists' work - some in black and white, some in book is a good clean copy, the binding sound. I didn't know about the Maeght Family when I bought the book and it turned out to be a really interesting education.

Definitely recommended. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. 0 Comment Report abuse Chris Reinewald. out of 5 stars mellow family portrait of sly art dealer. Reviewed in the United States on Septem Alexander Calder (/ ˈ k ɔː l d ər /; J – Novem ) was an American sculptor who is best known for his innovative mobiles (kinetic sculptures powered by motors or air currents) that embrace chance in their aesthetic and his monumental public sculptures.

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Born into a family of artists, Calder's work first gained attention in Paris in the s and was soon championed by. A location: The Marguerite and Aimé Maeght Foundation. Overlooking the Colline des Gardettes’ hilltop, the formidable spirit of the Maeght family lives on.

One can still sense the exhilarating escape of a community where painters, sculptors and. artists created their artistic utopia.

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Adrien’s youngest daughter, Yoyo, who eight years ago wrote the family story together with her sister, has just published “La Saga Maeght”, a bitter tell-all book that describes her father.

Item Details. An assortment of six art, design, and architectural books. The assortment includes L.A. Modern by Time Street-Porter, The Maeght Family: A Passion for Modern Art by Yoyo Maeght, Franz West: To Build A House You Start With Roof by Franz West, and more.

Curated by Yoyo Maeght, who is a third generation Maeght Family member and spent most of his childhood with the artist, Joan Miró: Prints, Paintings and Sculptures from the Maeght Collection presents Miró's take on the post-war period with joyous and impassioned colors, as well as the recollections of a long-lasting friendship.

Pilar Juncosa Iglesias, Joan Miró’s wife and benefactor, was born in Palma in Her parents, Lambert Juncosa and Enriqueta Iglesias, were originally from Catalonia and her mother had family ties to Miró’s grandmother, since they were cousins. Warja Lavater (28 September – 3 May ) was born in Winterthur, was a Swiss artist and illustrator noted primarily for working in the artist's books genre by creating accordion fold books that re-tell classic fairy tales with symbols rather than words (or even pictures).

The Maeght Family: A Passion for Modern Art by Isabelle Maeght and Yoyo Maeght (May 1, ) Behind the Mirror: Aimé Maeght and His Artists - Bonnard, Matisse, Miró Calder, Giacometti, Braque by Nicholas Watkins (Nov 1, ) The Marguerite and Aime Maeght Foundation by Cati Chambon (Dec ) La Fondation Marguerite et Aimé Maeght (Jan 1, ).

Maeght also embraced multimedia—in this case, poets and artists collaborating on beautiful, limited-edition art books—long before it was the norm.

Yoyo Maeght, Aimé and Marguerite’s granddaughter, spent her childhood with some of the biggest names in 20th century art (she credits Miró with teaching her to really “see”). Miró, the revered giant of 20th century art, was close friends with the Maeght family, and was deeply involved in the creation of the Maeght Foundation.

The space was formerly a holiday home, a haven for him to meet people and to think—and above all, his open air studio. Fondation Maeght Admission Ticket cancellation policy: For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.

Discover and book Fondation Maeght Admission Ticket on Tripadvisor. The Maeght family recently closed an exhibition in their San Francisco gallery of works from "Behind the Mirror" ( - ). The family explained the publication was "[r]eleased for every exhibition both an exhibition catalog and a review.".

Get this from a library. Modernism and the Mediterranean: the Maeght Foundation. [Jan Birksted] -- "Situated in a Mediterranean landscape, the Maeght Foundation is a unqiue Modernist museum, product of an extraordinary collaboration between the architect, Jose Luis Sert, and the artists whose work.

15 mars - Explorez le tableau «fondation maeght» de Micheline Bendich, auquel utilisateurs de Pinterest sont abonnés. Voir plus d'idées sur le thème Fondation maeght 78 pins. À l'occasion des 50 ans de la Fondation Maeght, Yoyo Maeght retrace pour la première fois l'aventure de sa famille extraordinaire.

Our Stores Are Open Book Annex Membership Educators Gift. Marc Chagall was born in Vitebsk, Byelorussia, in to a poor Hasidic family. The eldest of nine children, Marc Chagall studied first in a heder before moving to a secular Russian school, where he began to display his artistic talent.

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This apartment offers accommodation with free WiFi. The apartment also comes with 1 bathroom. Important Information.Fondation Maeght chemin des Gardette, Saint-Paul-de-Vence Entry €16 Tel: +33 (0)4 93 32 81 63 Open every day from 10hh, September- June, and from 10hh in July and August. Miro’s palette, Fondation Maeght.

Photo: Fern Nesson Work by Miro, Fondation Maeght. Photo: Fern Nesson Work by Miro, Fondation Maeght. Before visiting the institute, take a little time to research the story of the Maeght family and their role in rescuing private art collections during Nazi held Paris, marketing the work of contemporary artists in the mid-twentieth century, and opening their home to art legends of the period.

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