Wiener Aktionismus

Wiener Aktionismus
Library Shelf Location 04.ACTI
Publication Date 2005
Description 293 color and duotone illustrations - goo-smeared naked bodies, mutilations, hangings, bindings, decapitations and other shocking artworks from the Viennese Actionism art movement which began in Austria in the 1950's and peaked in the 1960's, featuring Otto Muehl and Hermann Nitsch and others - intro. essay by Hubert Klocker - Peter Gorsen on Viennese Actionism and the celebration of psychophysical naturalism and on the movement's photography - Michaela Poschl on the truth of the bodies, action and representation in Vienna Actionism and post-Actionism - list of works.
ISBN 9788820217303
Quantity 1
Pages 266
Authors Hubert Klocker, Peter Gorsen, Michaela Poschl
Format Paperback
Publisher Mazzotta
Related Artists Gunter Brus, Hermann Nitsch, Otto Muhl, Rudolf Schwarzkogler
Category Art Styles and Movements
Keywords Body Art, Viennese Actionism
Related City/Region Vienna
Related Country/Global Region Austria
Languages German, English

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