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Cremaster 3

Barney, Matthew

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ISBN 10: 0892072539 / ISBN 13: 9780892072538
Editorial: Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, U.S.A., 2002
Condición: As New Encuadernación de tapa blanda
Librería: Book Beat (Oak Park, MI, Estados Unidos de America)

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AS new, in original unopened publisher's shrinkwrap. The Third Cremaster book in Matthew Barney's strange universe. Celebrated as a sculptor and performance artist, Barney has caused quite a stir in the contemporary art world with his Cremaster films. The cycle of films is a fevered, sometimes delirious, and often beautiful exploration of the competing forces of artistic creation and destruction. Cremaster 3 is the largest and final film of the five-part series begun in 1994 and shot out of sequence. Largely textless and filled with images of corpselike racehorses, dental torture, and a half-woman, half-cheetah figure, the scenes often take on a nightmarish quality. Shifting from New York sets to outdoor settings in Ireland and Scotland, Barney weaves concepts of mythology, architecture, and freemasonry together with the wool suits and hats of a 1930s gangster movie. The book is published in conjunction with an exhibition of films, stills, and photographs organized by the Guggenheim Museum and traveling to Germany and France in 2002-03. While this book of film stills and photographs cannot capture the same drama and emotion as the moving film, it nevertheless presents the artist's ideas in a whirling tapestry of extreme beauty, violence, horror, and compelling narrative. Recommended for libraries with strong contemporary art collections. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. N° de ref. de la librería 022202

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Título: Cremaster 3

Editorial: Solomon R Guggenheim Museum, New York, New York, U.S.A.

Año de publicación: 2002

Encuadernación: Original Wraps

Condición del libro:As New

Condición de la sobrecubierta: No Jacket

Edición: First American Edition.

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The Book Beat is an independent bookstore, opened since 1982, specializing in Art, Photography, African-American culture, performing arts, artist books, folk-art, Children's books, Architecture, Design, and Music .. We are a freestanding bookstore, open to the public seven days a week. We also maintain a stock of vintage 19th and 20th century photography. Our gallery holds exhibitions in photography, contemporary art and folk-art We sometimes publish art catalogs, CD's, DVDs, artist books and items related to the artist collective 'Destroy All Monsters'. We are always interested in purchasing art, photo books and original documents in our fields of interest. Store Hours: Mon-Fri 10 AM-9 PM, Sat: 10 AM- 7 PM, Sun.12-5 PM, we are located just North I-696, between 10 and 11 mile road at 26010 Greenfield in Oak Park. We accept all major credit cards for payment. Phone us at 248-968-1190 for more information.

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