TITLE

Leonora Carrington

AUTHOR(S)
SADLER, ROSALIN
PUB. DATE
March 1992
SOURCE
Modern Painters;Spring92, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Entertainment Review
ABSTRACT
The article reviews the exhibition "Leonora Carrington, Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture, 1938-1990," in Bristol, England from April 11 to May 10.
ACCESSION #
59698419

 

Related Articles

  • Leonora Carrington at the Serpentine. Godfrey, T. // Art in America;Mar1992, Vol. 80 Issue 3, p128 

    Reviews the Leonora Carrington retrospective at London's Serpentine. It's Carrington's first London exhibition and features more than 60 of the 74-year-old artist's paintings, as well as some drawings and sculptures. Career; Evolution of work.

  • In memoriam.  // Art Newspaper;Jul/Aug2011, Issue 226, p4 

    An obituary is presented for the artist Leonora Carrington.

  • Beasties and ghosties. Hubbard, S. // New Statesman & Society;1/10/92, Vol. 5 Issue 184, p32 

    Reviews the art exhibit `Leonora Carrington' at Britain's Serpentine Gallery. Brief profile of Carrington, a prolific writer as well as a painter; Mythic whimsy of her work.

  • The bestial fictions of Leonora Carrington. Levitt, Annette Shandle // Journal of Modern Literature;Summer96, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p65 

    Focuses on the works of Leonora Carrington, British-born Surrealist writer and artist. References to `The Debutante', a short story included in Andre Breton's `Anthology of Black Humor'; Rebellion as a theme in Carrington's life; Quotations from White Rabbits by Leonora Carrington.

  • Lucy Skaer on Leonora Carrington. Skaer, Lucy // Tate Etc.;Fall2008, Issue 14, p7 

    The article focuses on the works of painter Leonora Carrington in Mexico. Her working life has been lived out through the Nazi invasion of Paris, from where she fled to Spain, then to New York in the early 1940 and on to Mexico City, producing a body of work that is more constant. It also...

  • In Memory of the Most Magical Friend I Have Ever Had: Leonora Carrington. Orenstein, Gloria F. // Femspec;2011, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p124 

    An obituary for author Leonora Carrington is presented.

  • Leonora Carrington. WILTON, KRIS // Art + Auction;Jun2012, Vol. 35 Issue 10, p119 

    The article profiles British-born surrealist artist Leonora Carrington. She was born in England in 1917 and started to draw at the age of four. She became famous because of her paintings including "The Inn of the Dawn Horse, 1937-1938," "The Giantess" or also known as "The Guardian of the Egg,"...

  • Muse Begets Crone: On Leonora Carrington. Chadwick, Whitney; Bee, Susan; Schor, Mira // M/E/A/N/I/N/G: An Anthology of Artists' Writings, Theory & Criti;2000, p418 

    This article focuses on the feministic paintings of Leonora Carrington. While living in Mexico, Carrington began to produce complex paintings whose psychic and spiritual content was created through manipulation of size and scale, the fusing of conscious and unconscious sources in a fabulist...

  • More Than Surreal. Smith, Ali // Tate Etc.;Summer2006, Issue 7, p10 

    The article provides information on the life and works of Leonora Carrington, one of the most original and visionary British artists and writers of the twentieth century. She was known as the ex-debutante wild-child Surrealist muse. Her paintings were characterised by a playfulness. Moreover,...

Share

Read the Article

Courtesy of VIRGINIA BEACH PUBLIC LIBRARY AND SYSTEM

Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics