Performance: Live Art Since the '60s / Edition 1

Performance: Live Art Since the '60s / Edition 1

by Roselee Goldberg
     
 

ISBN-10: 0500282196

ISBN-13: 2900500282198

Pub. Date: 11/28/2004

Publisher: Thames & Hudson

Juxtaposing startling images and texts, this acclaimed book presents the broadest panorama ever of this multi-faceted artform. From Yves Klein and Piero Manzoni to Joseph Beuys, Robert Wilson, Meredith Monk, Laurie Anderson, Pina Bausch, Matthew Barney, Bill T. Jones, Gilbert & George, Mona Hatoum and many others, with scores of works from Europe, the Americas, Japan…  See more details below

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Juxtaposing startling images and texts, this acclaimed book presents the broadest panorama ever of this multi-faceted artform. From Yves Klein and Piero Manzoni to Joseph Beuys, Robert Wilson, Meredith Monk, Laurie Anderson, Pina Bausch, Matthew Barney, Bill T. Jones, Gilbert & George, Mona Hatoum and many others, with scores of works from Europe, the Americas, Japan and Australia, this is a landmark publication indispensable to all those interested in visual culture.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900500282198
Publisher:
Thames & Hudson
Publication date:
11/28/2004
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
240

Table of Contents

Foreword6
Introduction8
Chapter 1Performance, politics, real life36
Chapter 2Theater, music, opera62
Chapter 3The body: ritual, living sculpture, performed photography94
Chapter 4Identities: feminism, multiculturalism, sexuality128
Chapter 5Dance146
Chapter 6Video, rock 'n' roll, the spoken word178
Chronology208
Artists' biographies213
Bibliography229
List of illustrations232
Index237

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