Ironic: The Subtle Irony of Art
This volume explores the many applications of irony in art, from matters of gender to depictions of nature and self-reflexivity. The contributing artists are John Bock, Shannon Bool, Thorsten Brinkmann, Mark Dion, Anton Henning, Brigitte Kowanz, Ragnar Kjartansson, Peter Land, Patrick Mimran, Ahmet Ogut, Sener Ozmen and Claude Wall.26.9 x 20.8cm
Katthy Cavaliere (1972–2012) had a lifelong project of packing, storing and transporting the wreckage of her personal possessions and transforming it into art. Exorcising the past as a waking dream,...
Stieg Persson: History Painting
Considers the moral dimension of painting. The works tackle some of the ethical conundrums of our time by communicating certain attitudes to contemporary events. These works eschew postmodernist irony, or...
Famed for his 24-Hour Psycho, Scottish-born, New York-based artist Douglas Gordon (born 1966) is one of the most influential video and film artists of his generation. Produced in close collaboration...