Nicolas Krushenick : Electric Soup Hardback
Nicholas Krushenick is a key figure in the history of late 20th-century American art.
Juxtaposing broad black lines with bold, flat Liquitex colors, Krushenick created hard-edged abstractions that fill his canvases from corner to corner.
His energetic forms used experiments in cut paper collage as a springboard, creating an aesthetic all his own that earned him the title "father of Pop abstraction." This book offers a mix of archival writings and interviews with new perspectives on the artist who is largely considered a precursor to Pop Art.
Preparatory drawings, early collages, and scenes of Krushenick in his studio offer insight into the artist's creative process, while newly commissioned essays take a fresh look at a remarkable oeuvre.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 280 pages, 213 colour illustrations
- Publisher: Prestel
- Publication Date: 21/12/2016
- Category: Art & design styles: Pop art
- ISBN: 9783791356181