From Media to Metaphor : Art about AIDS

Sokolowski, Thomas W. and Atkins, Robert. From Media to Metaphor : Art about AIDS. New York, NY: Independent Curators Incorporated, 1991.

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Abstract (English)

Providing comments on the work of the 33 artists or collectives in the exhibition, this catalogue also includes a time-line chronology of AIDS-related events (1981-88) and a discussion between curators Sokolowski and Atkins on AIDS, the art world censorship and representation, and public art.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Sokolowski, Thomas W. (Curator); Sokolowski, Thomas W. (Author); Atkins, Robert (Curator); Atkins, Robert (Author); Sollins, Susan (Prefacer)
Dossier: 700 - ART ET SIDA / ART AND AIDS
Collation: 72 p. : 36 ill., 1 chart ; 30 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0916365343
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: New York, NY: Independent Curators Incorporated
Artists: Art; Johnson, Randy; Meyers, Stephan; Sandin, Dan; Sandor, Ellen; Zanzi, Jim; Bleckner, Ross; Burkhart, Kathe; Burson, Nancy; Evans, Steven; General Idea (Collective); Gonzalez-Torres, Felix; Haring, Keith; Kellard, Adrian; Kunz-Opfersei, Peter; Lemcke, Rudy; Mapplethorpe, Robert; Marcus, Paul; MICHALS, DUANE ; MOFETT, DONALD; Moore, Frank; Neipris, Ellen B.; Neumaier, Diane; Nixon, Nicholas; Nixon, Bebe; Ray, Gypsy; Rhodes, Rod; Rosett, Jane; Sapp, John; Seid, Dui; Shane, Jo; Solomon, Rosalind; Teraoka, Masami; MAX (TORQUE; HAMMETT, DOUG (BRUNO); Vargas, Kathy; Weil, Brian; Wojnarowicz, David; Woodruff, Thomas; Gran Fury
Critics / Curators / Historians: Atkins, Robert; Sokolowski, Thomas W.
Event Statement: Exhibition organized by Independent Curators Incorporated (New York). - Itinerary; Jan. 1992 - Oct. 1992, Hamilton College (Clinton, NY) ; Center on Contemporary Art (Seattle) ; Sharadin Art Gallery, Kutztown University ; Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal ; Grey Art Gallery and Study Center, New York University (New York).
Keywords: AIDS; BODY; VIDEO DATA BANK (Chicago); VISUAL AIDS ARTISTS' CAUCUS (New York); GROUP MATERIAL
Notes:

A translation in French has been published by the Musée d'art contemporain de Montréal under the title: "Art et sida : Des médias à la métaphore" (1992; ISBN 2550266749).

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Date Deposited: 04 Mar 1993
Last Modified: 06 Nov 2013 22:05
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4785
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