Manifesto Marathon, Serpentine Gallery

Manifesto Marathon, Serpentine Gallery

by Julia Peyton-Jones, Hans Ulrich Obrist
     
 
Manifesto Marathon is the third in Hans Ulrich Obrist's series of Marathon events at London's Serpentine Gallery. Coming at a moment when manifestos, having ceased to spearhead artistic movements, seem ripe for reinvention, Manifesto Marathon collects statements and declarations of all kinds from artists and contributors from the worlds of literature,

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Manifesto Marathon is the third in Hans Ulrich Obrist's series of Marathon events at London's Serpentine Gallery. Coming at a moment when manifestos, having ceased to spearhead artistic movements, seem ripe for reinvention, Manifesto Marathon collects statements and declarations of all kinds from artists and contributors from the worlds of literature, design, science, philosophy, music and film. Highlights include Nicolas Bourriaud's "Altermodern," Paul Chan's "Sex and the New Way, V.I.," Jimmie Durham's "No More Silly Hats," Fritz Haeg's "London: A Manifesto From Your Animals," David Hockney's "Manifesto for Smoking," Adam Pendleton's "Black Dada," Agnès Varda's "What To Do?," Ben Vautier's "I Don't Know What To Do," Ai Wewei's "Despicable Things," Vivienne Westwood's "AR," Lebbeus Woods' "Slow Manifesto," plus interviews with Eric Hobsbawm and Tino Sehgal, and a wealth of photographs from the event.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783865606945
Publisher:
Walther König, Köln
Publication date:
03/31/2010
Pages:
284
Product dimensions:
8.30(w) x 11.70(h) x 1.00(d)

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