144 pages, 7 1/2 x 9 1/2
121 colour images
Northwest Coast Indian Art
An Analysis of Form, New and Updated 50th Anniversary Edition
By Bill Holm
University of Washington Press
After many years of examining countless artifacts, from Bella Coola toYakutat Bay, and after himself creating objects in the same style,artist-teacher Bill Holm makes available the results of hisinvestigation in this handsomely illustrated volume. With his deepknowledge and understanding of Indian art, the author has recognizedhow these pieces, although varied in origin, material, size, andpurpose, are related to a surprising degree in the organization andform of their two-dimensional surface decoration.
Bill Holm is an artist, author, and art historianspecializing in the visual arts of Northwest Coast Indigenouspeoples as well as a practitioner and teacher of the NorthwestCoast art style.
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