Image Breaking, Image Making
By (author) Roxana Marcoci
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Comic Abstraction by Roxana Marcoci
Book DescriptionIn recent years, a number of artists have transmuted the lexicon of comic strips and films, cartoons and animation into a new, representational mode of 'comic abstraction'. From Julie Mehretu's intricately layered paintings to Arturo Herrera's psychological collages, the world of comic abstraction reflects the intensely personal relationship that many contemporary artists maintain with the political makeup of the world. Bridging the rift between abstract form and social consciousness in ways that are both critical and playful, this exhibition presents the first investigation into the experimental outgrowths of comic abstraction.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780870707094
(305mm x 235mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Museum of Modern Art
Publisher: Museum of Modern Art
Publish Date: 5-Mar-2007
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author Roxana Marcoci
Photography at MOMA: 1960 to Now - Volume II, Hardback (October 2015)
The Museum of Modern Art has one of the greatest collections of twentieth-century photography in the world. This publication comprises a catalogue of post-1960s and a perspective on the artists working with the photographic medium of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.
From Bauhaus to Buenos Aires, Hardback (May 2015)
Explores the individual accomplishments and parallel developments of two of the foremost practitioners of avantgarde photography in Europe and Latin America. This book traces their artistic development from the early 1930s, when the two met in Berlin at the Bauhaus. It also examines the careers of these two influential artists.
Sanja Ivekovic: Sweet Violence, Hardback (November 2011)» View all books by Roxana Marcoci
A feminist, activist, video and performance pioneer, Sanja Ivekovic (born Zagreb, 1949) produced works of crosscultural resonance that range from Conceptual photomontages to video, installation and performance. This title presents an overview of the artist's projects from the early 1970s to 2010 in various mediums.
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Author Biography - Roxana Marcoci
Roxana Marcoci is Associate Curator in the Department of Photography at The Museum of Modern Art.
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