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Synopsis: To say that Ann Silver is a remarkable person is to miss the mark. While barely 20 years old Ann Silver along with a few others started the Deaf Art Movement. By age 40 she had created an international symbol of sign language interpreting and had her design work published on over 2000 book covers. Five years later after rededicating her life to studio art Silver had completed over 150 pieces and defined a new art genre Deaf Pop Art. This book leads the reader through the life and art of this incredible Deaf artist. James W. Van Manen; 2012 187 pages; soft cover.. Item Weight - 2 lbs.
About the Author: James W. Van Manen was born in Sonoma CA, the second son to Deaf parents. He is a CODA (Child of Deaf Adults). Dr. Van Manen earned a BA in Teaching English to Speakers of Other Languages (TESOL) from the University of Northern Iowa. He earned his MA in Linguistics of Signed Languages from Gallaudet University in 1997 and completed his Ph.D. in Administration, also from Gallaudet University. He has worked as a college professor in Chicago IL, Indianapolis IN, and Fremont, OH, He was the director of Deaf and Hard of Hearing Services in Indiana for eight years and has worked as an an ASL-English Interpreter in Iowa, Ohio, Washington DC, Maryland, Virginia, Indiana, and Illinois. He has loved Pop Art since he first saw it in the 1970s. Keith Haring and Ann Silver have been his favorite artists since he learned of their art. In 2003, he bought one piece of art by Silver that had an impact on his life. While he has never been a full-time artist, he has been a strong supporter of Deaf Art and Deaf artists. Van Manen proudly lives in downtown Chicago. He is Associate Professor in the ASL-English Interpretation Department at Columbia College Chicago.
Title: Ann Silver: ONE WAY, DEAF WAY
Publisher: Empyreal Press
Publication Date: 2012
Book Condition: Good
Edition: F First Edition.
Book Description Harris Communications, 2012. Paperback. Condition: BRAND NEW. Seller Inventory # 0985698209_abe_bn
Book Description Empyreal Press, 2012. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. f first edition edition. 198 pages. 11.00x8.50x0.47 inches. This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # zk0985698209