Behold, America! : art of the United States from three San Diego museums : Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the San Diego Museum of Art, Timken Museum of Art / edited by Amy Galpin ; with essays and contributions by Deborah Butterfield [and twelve others].

Title: 
Behold, America! : art of the United States from three San Diego museums : Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, the San Diego Museum of Art, Timken Museum of Art / edited by Amy Galpin ; with essays and contributions by Deborah Butterfield [and twelve others].
Description: 
411 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 32 cm
Other Authors: 
Galpin, Amy, curator, editor of compilation.
Timken Museum of Art, host institution.
San Diego Museum of Art, host institution.
Museum of Contemporary Art, San Diego, host institution.
Bib ID: 
133598
Notes: 
Dan Flavin: p. 306-307.
Gift; CMOG Admin; 2013; 2000014677
Includes bibliographical references (pages 400-407).
Issued in connection with three distinct, related shows, November 10, 2012 through February 10, 2013, at the Timken Museum of Art, San Diego Museum of Art, and Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego.
Contents: 
From spectacle to environment: Albert Bierstadt to Andy Warhol / Patrick McCaughey --
Aggregate nation: the evolution of American art in three San Diego museums / Robert L. Pincus --
American art, museum exhibitions, and national identity: problems and promises / Frances K. Pohl --
Interview with Brian Ulrich --
The forest of the Old Masters: the chiaroscuro of American places / Alexander Nemerov --
The new world discovers Italy / James Grebl --
Gallery: forms, figures, and frontiers --
Interview with Lorna Simpson --
Beholding modern American art / Michael Hatt --
Robert Henri's San Diego / Derrick R. Cartwright --
Interview with Deborah Butterfield --
Mapping as practice, or finding the subject in American art circa 1970 / Patricia Kelly --
An American art for San Diego: rethinking cultural boundaries in Southern California / Amy Galpin --
Interview with Rubén Ortiz-Torres.
ISBN: 
9780937108499 (alk. paper)
0937108499 (alk. paper)