Air Guitar: Art Reconsidering Rock Music

Air Guitar: Art Reconsidering Rock Music
Library Shelf Location 33.MAHO
Publication Date 2002

Published to coincide with the exhibition of the same name at Milton Keynes Gallery (12 July - 1 September 2002) touring to Cornerhouse, Manchester (21 September - 3 November 2002), Angel Row, Nottingham (11 January - 1 March 2003), Tullie House, Carlisle (22 March - 18 May 2003). Air Guitar explores the relationship between art and rock music from the perspective of the artist as rock music fan. Since the 1970s, rock music has provided an enduring frame of reference for a generation of visual artists. For many of the artists exhibiting in Air Guitar rock music is a constant source of inspiration for their work, for others, it is the subtle influence that underpins their practice.

ISBN 0953675572
Quantity 1
Pages 72
Editors Stephen Snoddy, Elisabetta Fabrizi
Authors Mark Wilsher, Elisabetta Fabrizi, Emma Mahony
Format Paperback
Publisher Milton Keynes Gallery
Related Artists Christian Marclay, Douglas Gordon, Paul McDevitt, Sam Durant, Sean Dower, Jonathan Monk, Bob and Roberta Smith, Stephen Willats, Michael Wilkinson, Jessica Voorsanger, Paul Housley, Maike Abertz, Oliver Drescher, Dave Allen, Luke Caulfield, Peter Harris, Scott King, Dave Muller, Seamus Nicolson, James Pyman, Frances Stark, John Strutton, George Shaw, Ross Sinclair
Category Group Exhibition/Multiple Artists
Keyword Music
Related Galleries Angel Row Gallery, Nottingham, Cornerhouse, Manchester, Milton Keynes Gallery, Tuille House Museum and Art Gallery, Carlisle
Related Curator/Producer Emma Mahony
Language English

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