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Radical Seafaring (Hardcover) (Andrea Grover & Sasha Archibald & Alexander Dumbadze & Dylan Gauthier)
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This exciting and multifaceted book makes adirect connection between today's seafaring artand performance pieces of the 1960s and '70s. Bringing together artistic expressions that take place onbodies of water, this book connects contemporary creativeexplorations at sea with works by Land, Environmental, andConceptual artists. Among the artists included are Atelier VanLieshout, Ant Farm, Chris Burden, Michael Combs, Mark Dion,Buckminster Fuller, Marie Lorenz, Robert Smithson, SimonStarling, and Swoon. Featured projects tackle subjects asdiverse as freedom from the law of the land, Utopian impulses,and seaborne laboratories and studios. Three contributedessays make crucial connections between projects, expoundingon the larger idea of water as a frontier to be explored and avaluable resource that is at once dangerous and life-affirming.
Number of Pages: 152
Sub-Genre: Subjects + Themes / General
Publisher: Prestel Pub
Author: Andrea Grover & Sasha Archibald & Alexander Dumbadze & Dylan Gauthier
Street Date: May 8, 2016
Item Number (DPCI): 248-17-5016
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