Oyvind Fahlstrom: Manipulate the World: Connecting Oyvind Fahlstrom (3 vols.)

Oyvind Fahlstrom: Manipulate the World: Connecting Oyvind Fahlstrom (3 vols.)
Library Shelf Location 18.FAHL
Publication Date Dec 2017

Swedish artist Öyvind Fahlström (1928-76) was one of the 20th century's most innovative, versatile and multidimensional artists. Rather than developing a single characteristic style, he worked with a variety of mediums and techniques, such as poetry, theater, journalism, criticism, drawing, painting, film, television, happenings, radio, graphic design and installation. All these forms were mobilized by the artist to investigate economic, political and social issues. Fahlström "manipulated the world" in order to challenge the viewer to think critically. 

Öyvind Fahlström: Manipulate the World is the culmination of three years of research into the artist's work undertaken by the Moderna Museet in Stockholm, producing a fuller understanding of Fahlström's oeuvre and the contemporary resonance of his ideas.

ISBN 9783960982036
Quantity 1
Pages 256p; 17.1 x 2.5 x 23.5 cm
Authors Barnabas Bencsik, Maria Berrios, Daniel Birnbaum, Katie Kitamura, Fredrik Liew, Ann-Sofi Noring, Jesper Olsson, Hito Steyerl
Format Paperback
Publisher Verlag der Buchhandlung Walther Konig
Related Artist Oyvind Fahlstrom
Categories Artist (relating to a single artist/collaborative team), Drawing, Painting, Film and Artists' Moving Image
Artist's Nationality Swedish
Language English

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