Carolee Schneemann: Kinetic Painting

Carolee Schneemann: Kinetic Painting
Library Shelf Location 18.SCHN
Publication Date 2015

This fully illustrated monograph is devoted to the full range of Carolee Schneemann s pioneering work. .

Unapologetically incorporating her body into her works of art,Carolee Schneemann emerged as one of the leading forcesin the feminist art movement of the 1970s. This wide-rangingbook follows Schneemann's remarkable career in its entirety.The monograph shows the immense range of Schneemann'soeuvre: paintings, assemblages, performances, experimentalfilms and video installations. Including the controversial worksfor which she is most famous, such as Eye Body, Meat Joy,and Interior Scroll, this volume takes a critical look at variousthemes in the artist's career, focusing particularly on whatthe artist termed "kinetic painting." Essays on Schneemann'spersonal politics, her experimental film, and the purposefulambiguities of her pieces offer clear-eyed perspectives on thebrilliance of her work. Illustrations of her work are accompaniedby Schneemann's own commentary. Schneemann's workemerges as a celebratory, liberating, and important aspect ofcreative expression that stands in its own right-and stands thetest of time.

ISBN 9783791355085
Quantity 1
Pages 320p; 24.6 x 3.3 x 28.6 cm
Editor Sabine Breitwieser
Authors Brandon W Joseph, Mignon Nixon, Ara Osterweil, Judith Rodenbeck
Format Hardback
Publisher Prestel Publishing, New York, London, Munich
Related Artist Carolee Schneemann
Category Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team)
Language English

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