Год издания: 2005
Количество страниц: 208
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Book Description A unique exhibition in a book, presenting challenging art that addresses the place and function of performance in the contemporary world. Art Works: An exciting new series celebrating the vitality and diversity of art in thetwenty-first century. If all the world is a stage, then each of us is a performer. Every day, we act out individual roles and take part in private and collective rituals handed down by society. In our relationships with others, we hide behind masks and assumed personae; and when we interact with the objects, spaces, and environments around us, we follow established patterns of behavior set down by history and convention, playing out performances everywhere we turn. In such a world, it is no surprise that the line between art and life is sometimes blurred. Arranged into themed "rooms," this book reflects a wide variety of artistic attitudes and practices. Some artists present collaborators as the living, performing objects of...