THE MAD SQUARE: MODERNITY IN GERMAN ART, 1910-37. Ed. by Jacqueline Strecker. Art Gallery of New South Wales, Sydney, 2011. Distributed in the U.S.A. by Prestel-Verlag, Munich. 324 pp. with 240 ills. (177 col.). 29 x 23 cm. ISBN 9783791346762 In English.
Taking its title from a painting by Felix Nussbaum (1904-1944) depicting Berlin's famous city square Pariser Platz, this catalogue documents the first major Australian exhibition to focus on the art of the Weimar Republic, featuring works on loan from various Australian, European and American museums, including paintings, drawings, prints, collages, photographs, sculptures and posters by such figures as Beckmann, Dix, Grosz, Heartfield, Kirchner, Klee, Kollwitz, Lissitzky, Moholy-Nagy, Pechstein, Sander, Schad and Schwitters, along with a representative selection of furniture, textiles, ceramics and glassware by such designers as Breuer, Stolzl and Wagenfeld.
Indexing: Western, Europe — Germany — 1900-1945 — Several Media
Worldwide Number: 034266
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