Bruce Barber : Reading Rooms

Barber, Bruce and Bolton, Richard. Bruce Barber : Reading Rooms. Halifax, NS: Eye Level, 1992.

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Abstract (English)

Definitive monographic collection of documentation on the critical work of Barber since 1978. Focusing on a series of three installations ("Reading Rooms") - respectively, critiques of corporate advertising, the war in Vietnam, and the cult of masculinity and its representation in the media -the book also comprises four introductory essays on Barber and on political art in museums, as well as texts by the artist on advocacy and subversion in performance and film. Biographical notes; index. Circa 110 bibl. ref.

Types: Monographs
All Contributors: Barber, Bruce (Interviewee); Barber, Bruce (Author); Curnow, Wystan (Interviewer); Bolton, Richard (Author); Cheetham, Mark A. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 410 - BARBER, BRUCE
Collation: 132 p. : 78 ill. (7 col.) ; 28 x 22 cm
ISBN: 0969249632
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Halifax, NS: Eye Level
Artists: Barber, Bruce
Keywords: POLITICAL ART
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Date Deposited: 08 Mar 1993
Last Modified: 13 Apr 2012 15:17
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/4823
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