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Alcoa collection of contemporary art

Alcoa Foundation (Lausanne)

Alcoa collection of contemporary art

comprising works created by international artists between 1949 and 1970.

by Alcoa Foundation (Lausanne)

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Published by Alcoa Foudation in Lausanne .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL20631486M

  Alcoa Foundation gives Museum of Modern Art $, to assemble and mount its major winter exhibit, Four Americans in Paris: The Collections . Pittsburgh’s Alcoa Corporation asked New York architects Harrison and Abramovitz to design a new headquarters building for the company in Manhattan; but Richard King Mellon persuaded Alcoa to remain in Pittsburgh. Subsequently the firm designed two corporate skyscrapers for downtown Pittsburgh almost simultaneously—one for Alcoa () and one for Mellon Ba nk and U.S. Steel ().

Alcoa (formerly the Aluminum Company of America) was founded in and is the third largest producer of aluminum in the world, according to wikipedia. If interested, you can read about the long and storied past of the company here. This post, however, explores a small slice of Alcoa's history. Contemporary Art, Part I. by Sotheby's (New York). and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

The Aluminum Garden. If the first section of Garrett Eckbo's career culminated in the public work of the depression and the war years, its second era reached a high point in the Forecast Garden for the Aluminum Company of America (ALCOA).The Wonderland Park development, in which the garden was located, grew from the cooperative plans for the ill-fated Community Homes in Reseda (see . The Museum of Modern Art 11 west 53 Street, New York, N.v. Tel. Cable: Modernart 3 A MARCH 2A, FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE FOUR AMERICANS IN PARIS;THE COLLECTIONS OF GERTRUDE STEIN AND HER FAMILY PUBLISHED IN HARDCOVER MA The Museun of Modern Art will publish • hardcover edition of Ite selloyt softcover.


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