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Gabo

(ˈɡɑːbəʊ; -bə)
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(Biography) Naum (naʊm), original name Naum Neemia Pevsner. 1890–1977, US sculptor, born in Russia: a leading constructivist
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Kettle's Yard is known as a leading centre of modern British art, but it is in fact thoroughly international, reflecting in part the extended network of Constructivist artists like Naum Gabo whom Ede got to know through British exponents such as Ben Nicholson and Barbara Hepworth.
Drawn from the work of watercolorist Raoul Dufy (Autumn), sculptor Naum Gabo (Construct), portrait painter Han Holbein the Younger (Holbein) and the Precisionism movement (Precision) — among many others, Brentano's new contract textiles perform with eco-conscious finishing and contents.
Palmedo offers schematic historical contexts for Emery's modernist influences in the sculpture of Constantin Brancusi, Naum Gabo, Laszlo Moholy-Nagy, and Isamu Noguchi.
The layering of the glaze defines a pattern of stripes as controlled and refined as any relief by Ben Nicholson or Naum Gabo.
There are small pieces by Naum Gabo, Barbara Hepworth and Ben Nicholson, while the next room confronts Henry Moore's Reclining Figure (1951) with Hepworth's Single Form (Memorial) (1961-62).
Caught out by such inconsistencies, things can get quite messy: for example, Goodway dismisses my identification of Naum Gabo as an anarchist by citing Martin Hammer and Christina Lodder's exhaustive monograph, Constructing Modernity: The Art and Career of Naum Gabo, to the effect that Gabo was close friends with the 'Stalinist crystallographer' J.
Accompanying the plates are essays discussing his life and work, including the origins of his vision, his engagement with primitivism, his relationships with international figures (among them, Naum Gabo, Alberto Giacometti, and Picasso), his founding of the Henry Moore Foundation, and his lasting influence.
The isochronisme concept appears in the history of art, namely in the portraits of Picasso or the sculptures of Naum Gabo, a Russian constructivist.
Hepworth and Nicholson were joined by Naum Gabo and St Ives became known for its abstract avant-garde art which was both international in outlook but strongly rooted in the locality.
I was keen to visit the Tate, which this season features an exhibition by Richard Long, Kosho Ito and Russian-born Naum Gabo who moved to Cornwall in 1939.
Some of the more important exiles were Antoine Pevsner, Naum Gabo and Alexander Rodchenko.
It was there that he became interested in avant-garde artists such as Piet Mondrian and Naum Gabo.