Selz, Peter

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SELZ, Peter

SELZ, Peter. American (born Germany), b. 1919. Genres: Art/Art history. Career: Professor, Dept. of Art History, University of California, Berkeley (Director, University Art Museum, 1965-73). Ed., Art in America, and Arts. Professor of Art History, Institute of Design, Chicago, 1949-55; Chairman, Art Dept., Pomona College, Claremont, CA, 1955-58; Chief Curator of Painting and Sculpture Exhibitions, Museum of Modern Art, NYC 1958-65. Publications: German Expressionist Painting, 1957; New Images of Man, 1959; Art Nouveau, 1960; The Work of Jean Dubuffet, 1962; Emil Nolde, 1963; Max Beckmann, 1964; Mark Rothko, 1961; Alberto Giacometti, 1965; Seven Decades of Modern Art, 1966; Directions in Kinetic Sculpture, 1966; Funk, 1967; Harold Paris: The California Years, 1972; Ferdinand Hodler, 1972; Sam Francis, 1975; Art in a Turbulent Era, 1985; Art in Our Times, 1981; Chillida, 1986; Max Beckmann: The Self Portraits, 1993; Beyond the Mainstream, 1998; (with A.F. Janson) Barbara Chase-Riboud, 2000; Nathan Oliveira, 2002. Address: Dept. of Art History, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, U.S.A.