Tag Archives: Anthony Caro

Katherine Gili

This 1974 work by Katherine Gili seems to meet many of the demands of the new English metal sculpture school, as laid out by Robin Greenwoood in his critique of Caro. It is planar, but has more than one flat … Continue reading

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Table Pieces

Anthony Caro’s Table Pieces are really great, and as far as I can see they are all great, and there are literally hundreds.

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Character

The Caro piece I put up in an earlier post is an interior, and the window is one of the great modern images, used by both Picasso and Matisse, among others. When Caro’s work is landscape, or any kind of … Continue reading

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Drawing in Space

“Drawing in space” is a very important technical development in modern sculpture. Shep Steiner’s study of David Smith’s Hudson River Landscape, and other works, which he kindly let me read, is, as usual, brilliant, and opened up this topic for … Continue reading

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Anthony Caro

Just heard the news about the death of Anthony Caro. Although he’s been less on the critical radar in recent years, he was truly a great artist. My feeling about his work was always that it was light, and clearly … Continue reading

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