33 Artists in 3 Acts

A generational touchstone by the leading authority on the art world, a captivating book in three parts which seeks to answer the contentious question 'What is an Artist?'

33 Artists in 3 Acts

Author: Sarah Thornton

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781847089076

Page: 416

View: 482

A generational touchstone by the leading authority on the art world, a captivating book in three parts which seeks to answer the contentious question 'What is an Artist?'

Related Books:

33 Artists in 3 Acts
Language: en
Pages: 416
Authors: Sarah Thornton
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07 - Publisher:

A generational touchstone by the leading authority on the art world, a captivating book in three parts which seeks to answer the contentious question 'What is an Artist?'
33 Artists in 3 Acts
Language: en
Pages: 430
Authors: Sarah Thornton
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-11-03 - Publisher: W. W. Norton

A narrative assessment of today's most influential living artists seeks to humanize and demystify contemporary art by illuminating the process of its creation as a reflection of artist psyches, politics and social networks. 75,000 first printing.
33 Artists in 3 Acts
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Sarah Thornton
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-02 - Publisher: Granta Books

Is being an artist a radical form of entrepreneurship or a vocational calling like the priesthood? Is it an extension of philosophy or an offshoot of entertainment? In three richly interlinked but distinct 'acts' - Politics, Kinship and Craft - Sarah Thornton compares and contrasts answers to the simple but
Okey dokey Konrad Fischer
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Sarah Thornton
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Konrad Fischer is internationally regarded as one of the most important gallerists of the post-war period. He founded his Düsseldorf gallery in 1967, immediately showing American artists such as Bruce Nauman and Carl Andre, for the first time in Europe. This volume explores the gallery's history through unpublished photographs and
Death of the Artist
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Nicola McCartney
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-07-30 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

There exists a series of contemporary artists who continually defy the traditional role of the artist/author, including Art & Language, Guerrilla Girls, Bob and Roberta Smith, Marvin Gaye Chetwynd and Lucky PDF. In Death of the Artist, Nicola McCartney explores their work and uses previously unpublished interviews to provoke a