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Title The human factor : the figure in contemporary sculpture / edited by Ralph Rugoff ; artists, Paweł Althamer [and twenty-four others] ; [authors of text, Penelope Curtis [and four others]].

Publication Info. London : Hayward Publishing, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    731.82 HUM    Available
Description 198 pages : chiefly illustrations (chiefly color) ; 30 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note "Published on the occasion of the exhibition 'The Human Factor: The Figure in Contemporary Sculpture', Hayward Gallery, London, 17 June - 7 September 2014."
Artists: Paweł Althamer, Frank Benson, Huma Bhabha, Maurizio Cattelan, Urs Fischer, Katharina Fritsch, Ryan Gander, Isa Genzken, Rachel Harrison, Georg Herold, Thomas Hirschhorn, Martin Honert, Pierre Huyghe, Jeff Koons, Paul McCarthy, John Miller, Cady Noland, Ugo Rondinone, Thomas Schütte, Yinka Shonibare MBE, Paloma Varga Weisz, Mark Wallinger, Rebecca Warren, Andro Wekua, and Cathy Wilkes.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword -- The Human Factor / Ralph Rugoff -- Standing Sculpture at the Turn of the Century: Exchange Values and Metamorphoses / Penelope Curtis -- Post-Abstract and Data-Mapped: The Conditions of Contemporary Figure Sculpture / Martin Herbert -- After the Fall: The Re-emergence of the Figure in Sculpture / James Lingwood -- Bodies Politic / Lisa Lee.
Subject Figure sculpture -- 21st century -- Exhibitions.
Human figure in art -- Exhibitions
Nude in art -- Exhibitions
Human beings in art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Rugoff, Ralph, 1957- author, editor.
Althamer, Paweł, 1967- artist.
Benson, Frank (Artist) artist.
Bhabha, Huma, 1962- artist.
Cattelan, Maurizio, 1960- artist.
Fischer, Urs, 1973- artist.
Fritsch, Katharina, 1956- artist.
Gander, Ryan, artist.
Genzken, Isa, 1948- artist.
Harrison, Rachel, 1966- artist.
Herold, Georg, 1947- artist.
Hirschhorn, Thomas artist.
Honert, Martin, 1953- artist.
Huyghe, Pierre, 1962- artist.
Koons, Jeff, 1955- artist.
McCarthy, Paul, 1945- artist.
Miller, John, 1954- artist.
Noland, Cady, 1957- artist.
Rondinone, Ugo, 1963- artist.
Schütte, Thomas, 1954- artist.
Shonibare, Yinka, 1962- artist.
Varga Weisz, Paloma, 1966- artist.
Wallinger, Mark, 1959- artist.
Warren, Rebecca, 1965- artist.
Wekua, Andro, 1977- artist.
Wilkes, Cathy, 1966- artist.
Curtis, Penelope author.
Hayward Gallery host institution.
ISBN 9781853323225 hardcover
1853323225 hardcover

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