Trenton Doyle Hancock : skin and bones : 20 years of drawing

by Cassel Oliver, Valerie,

Format: Print Book 2014
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Braddock Carnegie Library Non Fiction ART HAN
Location  Braddock Carnegie Library
Collection  Non Fiction
Call Number  ART HAN
Best known for his exuberant paintings centered around semitragic fictional characters called the Mounds, Trenton Boyle Hancock (born 1974) is also a prolific draftsman. The first in-depth examination of his drawings, collages and works on paper, this comprehensive survey brings together works made between 1984 and 2014. Tracing the evolution of Hancock's vision by showing the genesis of his mythology, including that of the epic Mound saga, and his wide range of high and low influences (comics, graphic novels, cartoons, music and film, as well as visual art), this catalogue demonstrates the fundamental, continuing importance of drawing in Hancock's work up to the present day. Also included in this volume is a 32-page comic book.
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Subjects Hancock, Trenton Doyle, -- 1974- -- Exhibitions.
African American artists -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, American -- 20th century -- Exhibitions.
Drawing, American -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Publisher Houston, TX :Contemporary Arts Museum Houston,2014
Other Titles Works.
Skin and bones :
Contributors Anderson, Brooke Davis, author.
Panter, Gary, interviewer (expression)
Whitney, Stanley, 1946- interviewer (expression)
Hancock, Trenton Doyle, 1974- Works.
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston, Tex.), host institution.
Akron Art Museum, host institution.
Studio Museum in Harlem, host institution.
Language English
Notes Catalog of an exhibition held at the Contemporary Arts Museum Houston, April 27-August 3, 2014 ; Akron Art Museum, Ohio, September 6, 2014-January 4, 2015 ; The Studio Museum in Harlem, New York, March 25-June 28, 2015.
Description 151 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm + 1 comic book (30 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm)
Bibliography Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-149).
ISBN 9781933619507
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