ON&BY Christian Marclay

ON&BY Christian Marclay
Library Shelf Location 18.MARC
Publication Date 2014

Influencing a whole generation of artists, musicians and theorists, since the late 1970s Christian Marclay has explored the interplay between sound, audio cultures and art across a diversity of media: performance, sculpture, photography, collage, musical composition, film, video and installation. Born in 1955, Marclay first became internationally known in the 1980s for his sculptures and reassembled readymades generated from evocative materials such as fragmented vinyl records or album covers. His ambitious multi-screen installations such as Video Quartet (2002), Crossfire (2007) and The Clock (2010) have entranced audiences into contemplating the complexities of time and narrative and the role of sound in their experience and representation. Marclay has also collaborated musically with Shelley Hirsch, the Kronos Quartet, Zeena Parkins, Elliott Sharp, Sonic Youth and John Zorn, among many othe

ISBN 9780854882304
Quantity 1
Author jean-Pierre Criqui
Format Paperback
Publisher Whitechapel Art Gallery, London
Related Artist Christian Marclay
Category Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team)
Keywords Music, Sound Art
Language English

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