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Rex Ray : art + design / foreword by Douglas Coupland ; essay by Michael Paglia ; afterword by Steven Skov Holt

Catalog Data

Artist:
Ray, Rex  Search this
Writer of foreword:
Coupland, Douglas  Search this
Writer of added text:
Paglia, Michael  Search this
Writer of afterword:
Holt, Steven 1957-  Search this
Publisher:
Chronicle Books (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Ray, Rex  Search this
Ray, Rex  Search this
Physical description:
1 volume (unpaged) : chiefly color illustrations ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Catalogs
Date:
2007
Contents:
What do you know about Rex Ray? / by Douglas Coupland -- Flamboyant formalism: assemblage and decoration in Rex Ray's life and work / by Michael Paglia -- Rexcerpts from an artistic life / by Steven Skov Holt
Summary:
"From album covers and concert posters for some of the world's biggest rock stars to prints featured by interior designers to paintings and collage in fine art collections, Rex Ray's artwork is a rare combination of pop sophistcation, commercial design, and handmade craft. This is the first monograph to span Rex Ray's career in various media. Paper cutouts, mixed-media collages, paintings, digital prints, and the highly acclaimed graphic design and music packaging that launched his visual career ... are all brought together in a treasure trove of Rex Ray's unique and alluring aethetic ..." -- From inside front cover.
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_837795