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Author Björk.

Title Björk.

Publication Info. New York, New York : Museum of Modern Art : Distributed in the United States and Canada by ARTBOOK/D.A.P., [2015]


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Description 5 volumes : illustrations (chiefly color), portraits ; 32 cm
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Note Catalog of an exhibition held at the Museum of Modern Art, New York, Mar. 8-June 7, 2015.
Includes one poster (folded sheet, 61 x 49 cm folded to 31 x 17 cm) consisting of 86 adhesive squares--each containing an image of a cover of a Björk recording in one of various formats, the whole displayed in chronological order from 1993 to 2014.
Contents I. Introduction / Klaus Biesenbach -- II. Beyond Delta : the many streams of Björk / Alex Ross -- III. Björk creating : myths of creativity and creation / Nicola Dibben -- IV. This huge sunlit abyss from the future right there next to you ... : emails between Björk ... and Timothy Morton, October, 2014 / edited by James Merry -- V. The triumphs of a heart : a psychographic journey through the first seven albums of Björk / Sjón -- VI. Poster.
Summary "This exhibition is the product of the close collaboration between Björk and Klaus Biesenbach, Chief Curator at Large and Director of MoMA PS1, to bring together a chronology of music, sounds, videos, objects, instruments, and costumes, which visualize and reflect the characteristics of the artist's main work-- her singing and composing"--Foreword.
Subject Björk -- Exhibitions.
Women rock musicians -- Iceland -- Exhibitions.
Art and music -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Biesenbach, Klaus, writer of introduction.
Ross, Alex, 1968- writer of added commentary.
Dibben, Nicola, writer of added commentary.
Sjón, 1962- writer of added commentary.
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.).
Added Title Works. Selections
Note Title on case: Björk, the first complete retrospective of a contemporary icon, prepared with her creative involvement throughout
ISBN 0870709607
Standard No. MoMA 2316

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