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Robert Therrien by Christian Muller
Book DescriptionThe Californian artist Robert Therrien has been highly renowned for his large-size sculptures and room installations since the 1980s. Besides these three-dimensional works Therrien has created also a vast oeuvre of paintings, drawings, prints, collages and photography. Therrien's works, many of them named "No Title", are complex and elude a simple classification. Nor does the artist distinguish precisely between the media and techniques he uses. Painting, drawing, etching, collage and photography are often closely intertwined within a single picture. For his motifs he draws on existing things from everyday life. These motifs exist in reality and in images we see, or in our memory.The particular appeal of Therrien's subtle and humorous works on paper emerges from his reduction of motifs to shapes of utmost simplicity. Their arrangement on paper and the precision of their physical appearance places them in an unexpected light, stirring personal memories, associations and rediscoveries, and giving them an almost literary, narrative quality.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9783858812179
(290mm x 205mm x 23mm)
Imprint: Scheidegger und Spiess AG, Verlag
Publisher: Scheidegger und Spiess AG, Verlag
Publish Date: 1-Jun-2008
Country of Publication: Switzerland
Books By Author Christian Muller
Ed Ruscha, Hardback (June 2013)
A catalogue for the author's exhibition Los Angeles Apartments which will be held at the Kunstmuseum Basel from June till September 2013. It Includes author's working method that is highlighted and the significance of photography for his passage between abstraction and realism made evident.
Aphorisms, Hardback (November 2008)
A selection of Napoleon's aphorisms from his speeches and the gazettes of the time. Divided into four parts (covering social life, the military arts, the exercise of power and the teachings of experience and misfortune), Napoleon's pithy pills of wisdom offer insights into the mind of a man who prided himself on preferring action over thought.
Hans Holbein the Younger, Hardback (May 2006)
Hans Holbein was a celebrated portraitist and painter of religious scenes and altar pieces. Focusing on a particularly fertile period in his career, this book features paintings, drawings and sketches that he completed in Basle, Switzerland. It also includes essays and a brief biography reflecting the research on the life and work of this artist.
Christian Moller, Paperback (August 2002)» View all books by Christian Muller
Shows the extensive body of work by the German artist Christian Moeller, who lives in Los Angeles. It includes work dating from 1991 to 2003 and describes his fascinating tightrope walk between analogue and digital worlds. This is the first time that there has been a monograph consisting of both internet and book pages.
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Author Biography - Christian Muller
Christian Muller is head of the Department of Drawings and Prints at the Kunstmuseum Basel (Museum of Art Basel).
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