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The Resource Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections, Britt Salvesen ; illustrated by Guy Davis

Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections, Britt Salvesen ; illustrated by Guy Davis

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Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections
Title
Guillermo del Toro
Title remainder
at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections
Statement of responsibility
Britt Salvesen ; illustrated by Guy Davis
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Summary
A companion to a new exhibit on the work of visionary director Guillermo del Toro focuses on his creative process, including the well-defined themes that he obsessively returns to in all his films, the journals in which he logs his ideas and the vast and inspiring collection of art and pop culture ephemera that he has amassed at his private man cave, Bleak House
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Salvesen, Britt
Dewey number
791.4302
Intended audience
A
Intended audience source
Childrens Plus, Inc
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Davis, Guy
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  • Toro, Guillermo del
  • Toro, Guillermo del
  • Toro, Guillermo del
  • Horror films
  • Monster films
  • Monsters
Label
Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections, Britt Salvesen ; illustrated by Guy Davis
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Catalog from an exhibition held at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, July 31-November 27, 2016; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota, February 26-May 21, 2017; and, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 30, 2017-January 7, 2018
  • Introduction written by Kaywin Feldman, Michael Govan, and Stephan Jost
Contents
Foreword / Guillermo del Toro -- Introduction / Kaywin Feldman, Michael Govan, and Stephan Jost -- Part One. Collecting monsters -- Chaotic Passions: Guillermo del Toro and Collecting / Britt Salvesen -- An interview with Guillermo del Toro / Keith McDonald and Roger Clark -- The monster in the mirror / Paul Koudounaris -- Part two. Inspiration and obsession / Britt Salvesen and Jim Shedden -- Innocence and childhood -- Victoriana -- Magic, alchemy, and the occult -- Movies, comics, and pop culture -- Frankenstein and horror -- Freaks and monsters -- Death and the afterlife -- Guillermo del Toro: the ecstasy of influence / Jim Shedden
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781608878604
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), portraits
System control number
2005875
Label
Guillermo del Toro : at home with monsters : inside his films, notebooks, and collections, Britt Salvesen ; illustrated by Guy Davis
Publication
Note
  • Catalog from an exhibition held at Los Angeles County Museum of Art, Los Angeles, California, July 31-November 27, 2016; Minneapolis Institute of Art, Minneapolis, Minnesota, February 26-May 21, 2017; and, Art Gallery of Ontario, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, September 30, 2017-January 7, 2018
  • Introduction written by Kaywin Feldman, Michael Govan, and Stephan Jost
Contents
Foreword / Guillermo del Toro -- Introduction / Kaywin Feldman, Michael Govan, and Stephan Jost -- Part One. Collecting monsters -- Chaotic Passions: Guillermo del Toro and Collecting / Britt Salvesen -- An interview with Guillermo del Toro / Keith McDonald and Roger Clark -- The monster in the mirror / Paul Koudounaris -- Part two. Inspiration and obsession / Britt Salvesen and Jim Shedden -- Innocence and childhood -- Victoriana -- Magic, alchemy, and the occult -- Movies, comics, and pop culture -- Frankenstein and horror -- Freaks and monsters -- Death and the afterlife -- Guillermo del Toro: the ecstasy of influence / Jim Shedden
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
151 p.
Isbn
9781608878604
Other physical details
ill. (chiefly col.), portraits
System control number
2005875

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