Unexpected Journeys: The Art and Life of Remedios Varo

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Abbeville Press, 1988 - Art - 286 pages
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Traces the life of the Spanish artist, shows examples of her paintings and drawings, and discusses her use of surrealism

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Review: Unexpected Journeys: The Art and Life of Remedios Varo

User Review  - Kathleen Zimmerman - Goodreads

Wonderful account of her life which the most in depth look at her artwork I have seen. The collection of her artwork would be enough to make it one of my favorite books. Read full review

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User Review  - Birdief - Goodreads

One of my favourite books about one of my favourite artists. Varo's work is amazing, and her life, though sadly short, was rich and productive. Kaplan gives a good account of both, and my only ... Read full review

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JANET KAPLAN's poems have appeared in many journals, including The Paris Review, American Letters & Commentary, the Denver Quarterly Review, Western Humanities Review, and on the Internet on Poetry Daily. Her previous collection, The Groundnote, won the Alice James Books New England and New York Competition and was hailed by Richard Howard as possessing "a voice sustained in all extremes high and low." Kaplan lives in Brooklyn, New York.

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