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Adel Abdessemed: Otchi Tchiornie / L'Antidote

Adel Abdessemed: Otchi Tchiornie / L'Antidote
Library Shelf Location 18.ABDE
Publication Date Jun 2018
Description

The Algerian-born French artist Adel Abdessemed (b. 1971) works in a wide variety of media including animation, installation, performance, sculpture, and video; through his art he addresses contemporary themes and he reflects the bleak picture of the present day. His works, unsettling in their simultaneous beauty and raw reality, have made Abdessemed one of the most visible international artists of our time. This volume is composed of two distinct parts, each showcasing and examining one of two series of brand new, site-specific works created by Abdessemed for the Museum of Contemporary Arts in Grand-Hornu and the Mus e d'Art Contemporain in Lyon.

ISBN 9780300236880
Quantity 1
Pages 256p; 21 x 27.5 cm
Authors Denis Gielen, Thierry Raspail, Eric de Chassey, Donatien Grau, Mark Nash
Format Paperback
Publisher Yale University Press, New Haven and London
Related Artist Adel Abdessemed
Categories Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team), Installation, Sculpture, Live Art/Performance, Film/Video/Projections etc, Drawing
Artist's Nationality Algerian
Languages English, French

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