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Wolfgang Tillmans free pdf Alongside portraits, Tillmans has expanded his subject to include architecture, landscape and still life, and he has produced installations of his work reminiscent of Raymond Pettibon and the collage techniques of the 1960s conceptual artists. From lifestyle magazines spreads Tillmans has moved to room-sized installations, for example of faraway views the concorde flying overhead (Chisenhale Gallery, London, 1997) as well as a series of found photographs of soldiers from newspapers (British Art Show, 1999). In such installations of his unframed photos stuck to the wall with tape like images cut-out of magazines, he references his own non-art origins and his continuing pursuit of breaking down the old-fashioned divisions between art, fashion and photography.

About Peter Halley

Jan Verwoert (Survey) is a young art critic, considered one of Europe's most exciting new voices in contemporary art. In 2001 Verwoert was awarded the art criticism prize by the association of German Kunstvereine. A contributor to such art magazines as Parkett, Camera Austria and frieze, Verwoert was formerly a bass player for the band Sex-pop. Peter Halley (Interview) is a New York artist and theorist. Exhibiting since the 1980s, Halley has presented surveys of his work at the Museum Haus Esters, Krefeld, Germany (1989) and The Museum of Modern Art, New York (1997), among many other museums and galleries worldwide. He has lectured extensively- lecture venues have included at the Art Institute of Chicago and the American Academy in Rome. Halley's publications include Collected Essays 1981-87 (1988) and Recent Essays 1990-1996 (1997). Midori Matsuri (Focus), is an independent art critic, formerly Associate Professor of Modernism and Post Modernism in the Department of American Studies, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan (1991-2001). She is the Japanese correspondent for contemporary art at Flash Art International. For his Artist's Choice Tillmans has selected an extract from Quaker Spirituality (1890) text written by Caroline Stephens (1834-1909), on divine communication and the 'kingdom of heaven' which lies within us. Wolfgang Tillmans' Artists Writings include diaries of his daily life, as well as a new text in which he discusses the ideas and aims behind his artistic practice.

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Author : Peter Halley
Publisher : Phaidon Press Ltd
Data Published : 01 December 2002
ISBN : 0714841927
EAN : 9780714841922
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 160 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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