Art, Performance, Media
Edited by Nicholas Zurbrugg
Art, Performance, Media by Nicholas Zurbrugg
Book DescriptionThe book features interviews with Kathy Acker, Charles Amirkhanian, Laurie Anderson, Robert Ashley, Beth B, David Blair, William S. Burroughs, Warren Burt, John Cage, Richard Foreman, Kenneth Gaburo, Diamanda Galas, John Giorno, Philip Glass, Brion Gysin, Dick Higgins, Jenny Holzer, Mike Kuchar, Robert Lax, Jackson Mac Low, Meredith Monk, Nam June Paik, Yvonne Rainer, Steve Reich, Rachel Rosenthal, Bill Viola, Larry Wendt, Emmett Williams, Robert Wilson, Nick Zedd, and Ellen Zweig. Introductory notes to each interview provide context and connect the work and experiences of various artists, and photographs of these artists contribute a significant visual element to the book.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780816638321
(261mm x 183mm x 29mm)
Imprint: University of Minnesota Press
Publisher: University of Minnesota Press
Publish Date: 18-May-2004
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Nicholas Zurbrugg
Critical Vices, Hardback (February 2000)
In these essays, Nicholas Zurbrugg charts the developments in late 20th-century multimedia art. He challenges accounts of postmodern techno-culture, and interweaves literary and cultural theory and visual studies to demonstrate the neutering of mass-media culture and the exceptions to it.
Jean Baudrillard, Paperback (November 1997)
A reappraisal of Jean Baudrillard's thoughts on the image, radical illusion and media culture. Through interviews and recent essays, Baudrillard introduces what he calls the "stunning clarity" of the photographic image, and outlines his present thoughts on urban reality and new media technologies.
Parameters of Postmodernism, Hardback (November 1993)» View all books by Nicholas Zurbrugg
This work draws upon the author's interviews with leading postmodern artists, writers and performers. These include Baudrillard, Beckett, Brecht, Barthes, Cage, Eco, Glass, Grass, Monk and Wolf. It offers a challenging and positive view of postmodern culture.
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