Space Invaders

Nairne, Sandy and Ferguson, Bruce W. and Allington, Edward and Blacker, Kate and Borofsky, Jonathan and Brener, Roland and Brown, Tony and Lavier, Bertrand and Little, Ken and Vilmouth, Jean-Luc and Woodrow, Bill. Space Invaders. Regina, Sask.: Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery, 1985.

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Abstract (English)

According to Ferguson, avant-garde artists have reaffirmed the position of the subject in a society of simulation by incorporating images from mass culture into their work. Nairne traces the history of the use of found objects in sculpture. Includes statements by the nine artists and biographical notes. Circa 300 bibl. ref.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Nairne, Sandy (Curator); Nairne, Sandy (Author); Ferguson, Bruce W. (Curator); Ferguson, Bruce W. (Author); Allington, Edward (Artist); Allington, Edward (Author); Blacker, Kate (Artist); Blacker, Kate (Author); Borofsky, Jonathan (Artist); Borofsky, Jonathan (Author); Brener, Roland (Artist); Brener, Roland (Author); Brown, Tony (Artist); Brown, Tony (Author); Lavier, Bertrand (Artist); Lavier, Bertrand (Author); Little, Ken (Artist); Little, Ken (Author); Vilmouth, Jean-Luc (Artist); Vilmouth, Jean-Luc (Author); Woodrow, Bill (Artist); Woodrow, Bill (Author); Phillips, Carol A. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 355 - MacKENZIE ART GALLERY (Regina)
Collation: 128 p. : 57 ill. (9 col.) ; 28 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0920922325
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Regina, Sask.: Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery
Artists: Allington, Edward; Blacker, Kate; Borofsky, Jonathan; Brener, Roland; Brown, Tony; Lavier, Bertrand; Little, Ken; Vilmouth, Jean-Luc; Woodrow, Bill
Critics / Curators / Historians: Ferguson, Bruce; Nairne, Sandy
Art Organizations: Mackenzie Art Gallery (Regina)
Event Statement: Exhibition dates: 1 Feb. - 24 Mar. 1985, Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery (Regina) ; 1 June - 31 Aug. 1986, Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal.
Keywords: FOUND OBJECT; MASS CULTURE
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 1991
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:34
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/3181
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