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Paula Modersohn-Becker

J. Diane Radycki

Paula Modersohn-Becker

the first modern woman artist

by J. Diane Radycki

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women artists,
  • Biography,
  • Artists

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDiane Radycki
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsN6888.M5 R33 2013
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 246 pages
    Number of Pages246
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27147899M
    ISBN 100300185308
    ISBN 109780300185300
    LC Control Number2012033657
    OCLC/WorldCa808316453

    Paula Modersohn-becker, Hardcover by Laukötter, Frank, ISBN , ISBN , Like New Used, Free shipping in the US When Paula Modersohn-Becker&;s artist friends examined her extensive estate a few weeks after her death in , they were Rating: % positive. A ground breaker in early expressionism, Paula Modersohn-Becker sold only a few paintings in her lifetime. Torn between her home in northern Germany and the vibrant art scene of Paris, her subjects of choice were mothers and children, depicting them in ways that made contemporary critics both uncomfortable and excited in equal measure.


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Considered one of the most important of the early German modernists, the painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) challenged traditional representations of the female body in art. She was the first modern woman artist to paint herself nude, as well as mothers and children nude. Diane Radycki provides a persuasive and revelatory argument for the title of her book pronouncing Paula Modersohn-Becker as “The First Modern Woman Artist.” There is no book I know of that has as keen a cutting edge into the artist’s motivations while at the same time placing her convincingly as an important early 20th-century “modern /5(4).

Modersohn-Becker's life is fascinating and yet the author manages to often make it tedious in the telling. The painter lived many lives in her 31 years, and challenged the boundaries of art at the beginning of the 20th century as vehemently as Picasso did--the juxtapositions of Modersohn-Becker's work with other Paula Modersohn-Becker book is one of the books /5.

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Considered one of the most important representatives of early German Expressionism, painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) left behind an oeuvre of still-life paintings, landscape paintings, portraits and self-portraits in a characteristic expressionist style upon her premature death at the age of Famous for her friendship with poet Rainer Maria Rilke and for having influenced.

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Paula Modersohn-Becker book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5. This book is a fine complement to previous volumes of the artist's letters and journals (also edited by Radycki) and a German catalogue raisonné, Paula Modersohn-Becker, – Werkverzeichnis der : Yale University Press.

Paula Modersohn Becker book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers.4/5. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: In French; translations from German. Notes: Published on the occasion of the exhibition "Paula Modersohn-Becker - L'intensité d'un regard" held at the Musée d'art moderne de la ville de Paris, April 8-Aug When Paula Modersohn-Becker’s artist friends examined her extensive estate a few weeks after her death inthey were overwhelmed.

Only gradually did they realize that in the painter, dead at thirty-one, they had had an outstanding artist in their midst. Today Modersohn-Becker is regarded as one of the pioneers of Expressionism. Sculptor Bernhard Hoetger was one of the few people who.

Paula Modersohn-Becker, book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Paula Modersohn-Becker, German painter who helped introduce into German art the styles of late 19th-century Post-Impressionist painters such as Paul Cézanne, Paul Gauguin, and Vincent van Gogh.

Becker was interested in art at an early age and began to study drawing inwhen her family moved to. Efforts at winning for Modersohn-Becker a posthumous American fame cannot be said to have failed, since such efforts were never undertaken.

That is, until the publication, this year, of the book Author: John Colapinto. Paula Modersohn-Becker never received the recognition she deserved during her lifetime.

In her journals and letters there is a definite sense of urgency to create and learn as quickly and as much as possible. Paula Modersohn-Becker: The Letters and Journals by Modersohn-Becker, Paula, Busch, Gunter and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Summary of Paula Modersohn-Becker.

Talented, rebellious, and utterly honest, Paula Modersohn-Becker's groundbreaking life and work expose the scandalous restrictions imposed on women at the turn of the twentieth century, in turn sowing a primary seed for radical ality: German.

Paula Modersohn-Becker: The First Modern Woman Artist, by Diane Radycki, relates the personal story and artistic history of a woman that has much to offer today's audiences.

Radycki's book, which had its origins in a Harvard Ph.D. dissertation, sees Modersohn-Becker as a pioneer and groundbreaker who was trying to navigate "having it all.". The short, obscure, and prolific life of the German expressionist painter Paula Modersohn-Becker (), a significant figure in modernism.

First published in France inBeing Here Is So Much traces the short, obscure, and prolific life of the German expressionist painter Paula Modersohn-Becker ()/5(). Paula Modersohn-Becker: Self-Portrait is a paperback book about Modersohn-Becker last self portrait, completed in 48 pages with 35 : $   Paula Modersohn-Becker is a #NastyWomanArtistandWriter ©Theresa C.

Dintino Works Cited. 1 John Colapinto, “Paula Modersohn-Becker: Modern Painting’s Missing Piece,” The New Yorker, Octo p 2 Diane Radycki, Paula Modersohn-Becker, The First Modern Woman Artist,(New Haven: Yale University Press, )p.

Though Paula Modersohn-Becker’s name rarely appears alongside famous men in the annals of art history, she deserves her own biography, and Author: Ruby Brunton. The Paula-Modersohn-Becker-Museum, Böttcherstraße, Bremen.

The Paula Modersohn-Becker Museum in Bremen, Germany, is the first museum in the world devoted to a female artist. Modersohn-Becker (–) was one of the most important early Expressionists, and the museum features key works from each of her creative periods. Paula Modersohn-Becker (–) is celebrated as one of the first great German Modernists whose remarkable art defied the professional obstacles she faced.

Women were barred from state art academies in Germany until ; instead, Modersohn-Becker took lessons and attended private art schools for women, eventually settling at the artists’ colony of Worpswede in northern. Paula Modersohn-Becker, Günter Busch, Liselotte von Reinken, Arthur S.

Wensinger, Carole Clew Hoey (). “Paula Modersohn-Becker, the Letters and Journals”, p, Northwestern University Press. Modersohn-Becker is the subject of a new biography, Being Here Is Everything, written by the French novelist Marie Darrieussecq, translated beautifully by Penny Hueston, and released in the United States last September by Semiotext(e).The book builds on the first English monograph of her work, written by the art historian Diane Radycki in Author: Julia Bosson.

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Paula Modersohn-Becker is recognized today as one of the great painters of the modern movement. But Modersohn-Becker was also a gifted writer and her large body of letters and journals form a moving, highly readable story of a woman at the twin frontiers of art and life.

Reissued to coincide with the publication of Dear Friend (see page 3), this. The Musée d’Art moderne de la Ville de Paris is presenting France's first monographic exhibition of the work of Paula Modersohn-Becker (–).

Little known to the French public, she is nonetheless a major modern art figure. Despite a brief career – a mere ten years – this artist has left us an extremely rich legacy, revealed in this exhibition by some one hundred paintings and.

The story of Paula Modersohn-Becker is, according to Diane Radycki, ‘the missing piece in the history of 20th-century modernism’. This is a large claim, and the basis for it is Modersohn-Becker’s series of nude self-portraits, the first such works by a woman.

Paula Modersohn-becker, Hardcover by Laukötter, Frank, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US When Paula Modersohn-Becker&;s artist friends examined her extensive estate a few weeks after her death inthey were Rating: % positive.

Paula Modersohn-Becker, widely considered to have been one of the most important independent Expressionist painters of the early twentieth century, was thirty-one years old when she gave birth to her first child.

Following the then-common practice of putting women to bed rest for two-four weeks after delivery, she died of massive pulmonary embolism when she was first allowed to stand, Cited by: 1.

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In a brief career, cut short by her death from an embolism at the age of.Paula Modersohn-Becker: | | ||| | Paula Modersohn-Becker | | | | World Heritage Encyclopedia, the aggregation of the largest online encyclopedias available, and.the art of Paula Modersohn-Becker (Paula, center) InRainer Rilke met Paula Becker in the rural artist colony of Worpswede, Germany and immediately fell in love with her strength of personality and artistic talent.

They were both 24 years old. Though Paula was also drawn to Rilke, she was already betrothed to German.