The Artist's Joke

Higgie, Jennifer and Ball, Hugo and Bergson, Henri and Breton, André and Cameron, Dan and Carrington, Leonora and Cixous, Hélène and Duchamp, Marcel and Dumas, Marlene and Farquharson, Alex and Fox, Dan and Freud, Sigmund and Heiser, Jörg and Hickey, Dave and Hoch, Hannah and Isaak, Jo Anna and Kelley, Mike and Kruger, Barbara and Mellors, Nathaniel and Morton, Tom and Oldenburf, Claes and Picabia, Francis and Rainer, Arnulf and Reinhardt, Ad and Schjeldahl, Peter and Schneemann, Carolee and Sedaris, David and Smithson, Robert and Stark, Frances and Stiles, Kristine and Tilroe, Anna and Walker, Hamza and Wagstaff, Sheena and Zizek, Slavoj and Guerilla Girls and et alii. The Artist's Joke. London, England: Whitechapel Gallery; Cambridge, MA: MIT Press, 2007.

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Abstract (English)

"This anthology traces humour's role in transforming the practice and experience of art, from the early twentieth-century avant-gardes, through Fluxus and Pop, to the diverse, often uncategorizable works of some of the most influential artists today" -- p. [4] of cover.

Types: Anthologies, essays, collections
All Contributors: Higgie, Jennifer (Author); Higgie, Jennifer (Editor); Ball, Hugo (Author); Bergson, Henri (Author); Breton, André (Author); Cameron, Dan (Author); Carrington, Leonora (Author); Cixous, Hélène (Author); Duchamp, Marcel (Author); Dumas, Marlene (Author); Farquharson, Alex (Author); Fox, Dan (Author); Freud, Sigmund (Author); Heiser, Jörg (Author); Hickey, Dave (Author); Hoch, Hannah (Author); Isaak, Jo Anna (Author); Kelley, Mike (Author); Kruger, Barbara (Author); Mellors, Nathaniel (Author); Morton, Tom (Author); Oldenburf, Claes (Author); Picabia, Francis (Author); Rainer, Arnulf (Author); Reinhardt, Ad (Author); Schjeldahl, Peter (Author); Schneemann, Carolee (Author); Sedaris, David (Author); Smithson, Robert (Author); Stark, Frances (Author); Stiles, Kristine (Author); Tilroe, Anna (Author); Walker, Hamza (Author); Wagstaff, Sheena (Author); Zizek, Slavoj (Author); Guerilla Girls; et alii
Collation: 238 p. ; 21 cm
ISBN: 9780262582742
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: London, England: Whitechapel Gallery; Cambridge, MA: MIT Press
Artists: Ader, Bas Jan; Bowery, Leigh; Cattelan, Maurizio; Chapman, Dinos; Chapman, Jake; FISCHLI & WEISS; Fraser, Andrea; Kippenberger, Martin; Landers, Sean; Lucas, Sarah; Mccarthy, Paul; Nauman, Bruce; Pettibon, Raymond; Pope, William L.; Prince, Richard; Ruscha, Ed; Shrigley, David; Ström, Annika; Walker, Kara; Warhol, Andy
Copyright Statement: Whitechapel Gallery Ventures Limited, texts and authors, unless otherwise stated
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Includes extracts taken from previously published texts.
Includes bibliographical references and index.

Series Name: Documents of Contemporary Art
Deposited by: Artexte Catalogueur
Date Deposited: 22 Nov 2013 17:05
Last Modified: 27 Nov 2013 20:16
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