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Art by Yasmina Reza

The Tony Award-winning play that focuses on the meaning of art (in the form of a solid white painting) as well as the meaning of friendship, to both the man who bought the painting and the two friends who come to see it."

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780571190140
Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Publication date: 03/06/1997
Pages: 80
Sales rank: 478,837
Product dimensions: 5.00(w) x 8.00(h) x 0.17(d)

About the Author

Yasmina Reza, born in Paris in 1959, is an acclaimed playwright, screenwriter, and novelist. Her first play, Conversations Après un Enterrement (Conversations After a Burial) won her the 1987 Molière Award for Best Author along with a Johnson Foundation Award and a SACD New Talent Award. Her other works for the theater include Art and The Unexpected Man, among others. She lives in Paris.

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Art 3.3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 4 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Frankly this play relates rather unrealistic dysfunctional friendships among 3 guys. Their relationship to each other is sad, and hardly funny. A few funny lines here and there, but overall it is an 'emperor's new clothes' play: because it was on Broadway, people feel thay have to say they thought it was funny.
Guest More than 1 year ago
Even though this play is funny, how a piece of moden art can destroy 3 friends that have been friends for 15 odd years, the story line is as dull as the plan white canvas, which Marc sums up to be 'a piece of s**t'..... I would have to agree
Guest More than 1 year ago
An enjoyable read, but a must see! The play is a wonderfully intergrated character study between 3 friends whose personal opinions differ. Each friend is fulled with complexities, depth & COLOR. Something from each of these character's can hit a tender spot within each of us. That makes it so real & amusing to watch at the same time.
Guest More than 1 year ago
I think this is such a wonderfully written play that it is even enjoyable just to read. You don't have to see it up on it's feet...but it does help a bit. Beautifully written characters that together, with their own different quirks, tear apart Life itself by examining a peice of canvas 'Painted white, with white diagonal lines' on it. I LOVE IT!!!!!!