Kids Library Home

Welcome to the Kids' Library!

Search for books, movies, music, magazines, and more.

     
Book Cover
Book

Title Mike Kelley / edited by Eva Meyer-Hermann and Lisa Gabrielle Mark ; organized by the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam in cooperation with The Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts.

Publication Info. [Amsterdam] : Stedelijk Museum ; Munich ; New York : Prestel Publishing, 2013.

Copies

Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    700.92 Kelley,M MIK    Available
Description 399 pages : illustrations (mostly color) ; 28 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Catalog of the exhibition of the same name at the Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, Dec 15, 2012-Apr. 1, 2013.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Foreword / Ann Goldstein -- Work, 1974-2012 / John C. Welchman -- Fake Rock: Mike Kelley's Music / Branden Joseph -- Mike Kelley and the Comedic / John C. Welchman -- Mike Kelley: Sublevel / George Baker -- Interview with Mike Kelley / Eva Meyer-Hermann.
Summary "From the mid-1970s, Mike Kelley assembled an incredibly diverse and often controversial body of work. A multidisciplinary impresario, he created works on paper, paintings, sculpture, video, installation, and performance art that managed to be at once shocking yet humorous, complex yet accessible. This companion volume to a much-anticipated exhibition brings a fresh understanding to the artist's work by seeking to address the more poetic aspects of Kelley's work through Eva Meyer-Hermann's unique curatorial approach. Here she presents individual works in new combinations that cross the boundaries of chronology, bodies of work, and former artistic project groups. Identifying themes such as architecture, language, identity, Informe, power, modernisms, nostalgia, and religion, the book represents ideas that have informed Kelley's work throughout his career. As a result, the overarching lines of his oeuvre become visible and accessible. This book features essays, a fully annotated plate section, and a newly researched and revised biography and bibliography of Kelley's work. The publication promises to be the definitive work on the artist"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject Kelley, Mike, 1954-2012 -- Interviews.
Kelley, Mike, 1954-2012 -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Meyer-Hermann, Eva, editor.
Mark, Lisa Gabrielle, editor.
Mike Kelley Foundation for the Arts.
Amsterdam (Netherlands). Stedelijk Museum.
ISBN 3791352415 hardback
9783791352411 hardback

 
    
Available items only