Morris Graves

by Richard Svare
Morris Graves
  • ISBN-13: 9781934170427
  • Author(s): Richard Svare
  • Subject: Architecture
  • Publisher: Process
  • Imprint: Process
  • Publication Date: 24-10-2013
  • Format: h/b

Availability: In stock

£42.99
This is the compelling story of the creation and renovation of residences that were home to Morris Graves, a leading figure in Northwest Art, co-founder of the Northwest School art movement and one of the most important American artists of the 20th century. Morris Graves: His Houses, His Gardens concerns itself with four locations - The Rock, Careladen, Woodtown Manor and The Lake. Svare asserts that the world Morris Graves inhabited physically was the world he experienced transcendentally. Graves' path was that of a solitary romantic nourished by his surroundings.
About the book

This is the compelling story of the creation and renovation of residences that were home to Morris Graves, a leading figure in Northwest Art, co-founder of the Northwest School art movement and one of the most important American artists of the 20th century. Morris Graves: His Houses, His Gardens concerns itself with four locations - The Rock, Careladen, Woodtown Manor and The Lake. Svare asserts that the world Morris Graves inhabited physically was the world he experienced transcendentally. Graves' path was that of a solitary romantic nourished by his surroundings.