Nam June Paik Becoming Robot
ISBN: PB: 9780300209211, Yale University Press, October 2014
224 pp., 30.5x22.9 cm, 140 colour illus.
This new, fully illustrated catalogue on the celebrated progenitor of video art, "Nam June Paik (1932-2006)", brings together a host of scholars, artists and Paik's own collaborators to illuminate the work of this innovative artist. An essay by curat...
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Fernand Leger and the Modern City
ISBN: PB: 9780300197662, Yale University Press, December 2013
256 pp., 30.5x25.4 cm, 238 colour images, 11 black&white illus.
With his landmark 1919 painting "The City, Fernand Leger" (1881-1955) inaugurated a vitally experimental decade during which he and others redefined the practice of painting in confrontation with the forms of cultural production that were central to...
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William Wegman, Funney - Strange
ISBN: PB: 9780300114447, Yale University Press, March 2006
320 pp., 25.4x19 cm, 250 colour illus.
This fascinating book reveals the full range of William Wegman's art. Beloved by the general public for signature photographs of his troupe of Weimaraners, Wegman is also an immensely important figure in the contemporary art world.A pioneer video-mak...
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Christo and Jeanne-Claude On the Way to the Gates, Central Park, New York City
ISBN: PB: 9780300104059, Yale University Press, Metropolitan Museum of Art, June 2005
224 pp., 26.9x29.2 cm
This exquisitely produced book celebrates the culmination of the artists' vision for The Gates, a project that began in 1979. Richly illustrated with photographs by Wolfgang Volz, the book features an introduction by Jonathan Fineberg that surveys th...
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Where Art Might Happen The Early Years of CalArts
ISBN: PB: 9783791378091, Prestel Publishing, January 2021
392 pp., 26x19 cm, 200 colour illus.
From Fluxus to conceptualism and feminism, an inside look at how California's legendary school nurtured a generation of exciting, experimental artists. Founded in 1970 by Walt Disney, CalArts was envisioned as a place where students could exchange i...
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40 Years Just Talking About Art
ISBN: PB: 9783791357409, Prestel Publishing, January 2018
340 pp., 29.5x24.8 cm, 114 colour illus., 76 black&white illus.
Michael Auping, one of America's foremost curators of contemporary art, explores process and technique through conversations he has had over the past four decades with many of the most significant artists of our time. At the Modern Art Museum of For...
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Artist's Notebook of Matador R.
ISBN: PB: 9788416248445, Prestel Publishing, La Fabrica, March 2016
24 pp., 40x30 cm, illus.
It is a sketched work which, just like life itself, does not stop and is constantly under construction; the solitude of the traveller, of explorers, within the solitude of the universe. The oeuvre of Usle, one of the most prestigious artists on the i...
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Whitney Biennial 2019
ISBN: PB: 9780300242751, Yale University Press, August 2019
320 pp., 26x20 cm, 500 colour illus., 85 black&white illus.
Since its introduction in 1932, the Whitney Biennial – the Museum's signature exhibition – has charted new developments in contemporary art. The 2019 Biennial is curated by members of the museum's curatorial staff Rujeko Hockley and Jane Panetta, wel...
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Risquons-Tout Planetary Artists Venture into Risk, Unpredictability, and Transgression
ISBN: PB: 9780300257694, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, January 2021
272 pp., 24.1x17 cm, 220 colour and black&white illus.
The unconventional theme underlying the art featured in this book is the struggle between risk-taking and the prediction algorithms that have become a feature of contemporary life. Does the influence of machine intelligence, and the coincident avoida...
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Sophie Whettnall (at) Work
ISBN: PB: 9780300233278, Yale University Press, Mercatorfonds, May 2019
208 pp., 31.8x22.9 cm, 200 colour and black&white illus.
This unconventional publication explores the process of making art through the work and studio practice of Sophie Whettnall (b. 1973), a contemporary Belgian artist whose works range from video art, installation, and performance to sculpture and draw...
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