The Circus as a Parallel Universe

The Circus as a Parallel Universe

by Gerald Matt
     
 
The Circus as a Parallel Universe takes the circus as a metaphor for the art world--a platform for transgression against the existing world order. Artists brought forward to exemplify this perspective include Diane Arbus, Matthew Barney, Alexander Calder, Roni Horn, Bruce Nauman, Ulrike Ottinger, Marion Peck, Ugo Rondinone, Joe Scanlan and Cindy Sherman.

Overview

The Circus as a Parallel Universe takes the circus as a metaphor for the art world--a platform for transgression against the existing world order. Artists brought forward to exemplify this perspective include Diane Arbus, Matthew Barney, Alexander Calder, Roni Horn, Bruce Nauman, Ulrike Ottinger, Marion Peck, Ugo Rondinone, Joe Scanlan and Cindy Sherman.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783869843179
Publisher:
Moderne Kunst Nurnberg
Publication date:
08/31/2012
Pages:
312
Product dimensions:
7.60(w) x 5.10(h) x 0.50(d)

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