David Smith

Several publications on David Smith have recently appeared.

David Smith Invents is at the Phillips Collection through May; the catalog is by Susan Behrends Frank with essays by Sarah Hamill and Peter Stevens (Yale; Amazon).

David Smith: Cubes and Anarchy is at LACMA through July; the catalog is by Carol S. Eliel (Prestel; Amazon).

David Smith: Works, Writings, Interviews has text by Sarah Hamill and an interview with Frank O’Hara (DAP; Amazon).

In 2006 the Guggenheim showed David Smith: A Centennial; reviews by Mark Stevens, Karen Wilkin, Holland Cotter, and Alex Potts (Amazon). Tate Modern held a symposium with talks by Anne Wagner, Potts, David Anfam, and Jeremy Lewison.

Among the numerous other studies are books by Sam Hunter (1957), Jane Harrison Cone (1966), Edward Fry (1969), Rosalind Krauss (1971), Cleve Gray (1972), Garnett McCoy (1973), Krauss (1977), Paul Cummings (1979), Miranda McClintic et al. (1979), Wilkin (1981), E. A. Carmean (1982), Fry (1982), Stanley Marcus (1983), Wilkin (1984), Trinkett Clark (1985), Joern Merkert et al. (1986), Gray (1989), Michael Brenson (1995), Dore Ashton et al. (1997), Krauss et al. (1998), Candida Smith et al. (1999), Marjorie B. Cohn et al. (2002), and Steven Nash (2005).