Books by Artists

Guest, Tim and Guest, Tim and Celant, Germano. Books by Artists. Toronto, Ont.: Art Metropole, 1981.

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Abstract (English)

Guest provides a history of the artist's book, linking its development to the dematerialization of the art object. Includes a new translation of Celant's 1981 essay "Book as Artwork: 1960/1972" as well as descriptions of the 59 books in exhibition. With an index of artists' names.

Résumé

Guest décrit l'histoire du livre d'artiste, associant son développement à la dématérialisation de l'objet d'art. Inclut une nouvelle traduction d'un texte de 1971 de Celant intitulé "Le livre comme oeuvre d'art : 1960/72" et les descriptions des 59 livres exposés. Avec un index des noms d'artistes.

Types: Monographs ; Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Guest, Tim (Author); Guest, Tim (Author); Celant, Germano (Author)
Dossier: 800 - LIVRE D'ARTISTE / ARTIST'S BOOK
Location: Double mis dans la réserve (Boîte 3)
Collation: 126 p. : 59 ill. ; 27 x 21 cm
ISBN: 0920956106
Language of Publication: English; French
Publishers: Toronto, Ont.: Art Metropole
Artists: Lewitt, Sol; ART & LANGUAGE; Hiller, Susan; Dejong, Constance; Greyson, John; Knowles, Christopher; Darboven, Hanne; Merz, Mario; Rosler, Martha; Beuys, Joseph; Vostell, Wolf; Higgins, Dick; Maciunas, George; English, Rose; Lansley, Jacky; Potter, Sally; Acconci, Vito; Abramovic, Marina; Ulay; Burden, Chris; Anderson, Laurie; Brecht, George; Filliou, Robert; Applebroog, Ida; Baldessari, John; Burgin, Victor; Fulton, Hamish; Ruscha, Ed; Clemente, Francesco; Ontani, Luigi; Tot, Endre; Snow, Michael; Wieland, Joyce; General Idea (Collective); Carrion, Ulises; Rot, Dieter; Oppenheim, Dennis; Warhol, Andy; Bartolini, Luciano; Gilbert & George; Boetti, Alighiero; Nauman, Bruce; Nannucci, Maurizio; Murray, Ian; Schneemann, Carolee; Schwarzkogler, Rudolf; Brouwn, Stanley; Paolini, Giulio; Broodthaers, Marcel; Duchamp, Marcel
Event Statement: Dates d'exposition: mai 1981 - oct. 1982, Winnipeg Art Gallery ; Galerie nationale du Canada (Ottawa) ; Norman Mackenzie Art Gallery (Regina) ; Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal ; Dalhousie Art Gallery (Halifax) ; Emily Carr College of Art and Design (Vancouver).
Keywords: ARTIST'S BOOK; LIVRE D'ARTISTE; LISSITSKY, EL; MAYAKOVSKY
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 28 Sep 1992
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2013 23:06
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4419
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