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The Resource 33 artists in 3 acts, Sarah Thornton

33 artists in 3 acts, Sarah Thornton

Label
33 artists in 3 acts
Title
33 artists in 3 acts
Statement of responsibility
Sarah Thornton
Title variation
Thirty-three artists in three acts
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Tells the story of [33 artists]: how they move through the world, command credibility, and create iconic works ... [including] visits with Ai Weiwei before and after his imprisonment and Jeff Koons as he woos new customers in London, Frankfurt, and Abu Dhabi. Thornton meets Yayoi Kusama in her studio around the corner from the Tokyo asylum that she calls home. She snoops in Cindy Sherman's closet, hears about Andrea Fraser's psychotherapist, and spends quality time with Laurie Simmons, Carroll Dunham, and their daughters Lena and Grace"--Amazon.com
Summary
Examines the habits and attributes of a wide number of artists ranging from famous artists to art teachers.
Storyline
Writing style
Award
Booklist Editors' Choice 2014
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10376663
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Thornton, Sarah
Dewey number
709.05/1
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
N8351
LC item number
.T49 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Artists
  • Artists
Target audience
adult
Label
33 artists in 3 acts, Sarah Thornton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I. Politics. Scenes 1 to 17, featuring (in order of appearance) Jeff Koons, Ai Weiwei, Gabriel Orozco, Eugenio Dittborn, Lu Qing, Zeng Fanzhi, Wangechi Mutu, Kutluğ Ataman, Tammy Rae Carland, and Martha Rosler -- Act II. Kinship. Scenes 1 to 10, featuring Elmgreen & Dragset, Maurizio Cattelan, Laurie Simmons, Carroll Dunham, Francis Alÿs, Cindy Sherman, Jennifer Dalton, William Powhida, Francesco Bonami, Grace Dunham, Lena Dunham, Rashid Johnson, and Massimiliano Gioni -- Act III. Craft. Scenes 1 to 16, featuring Damien Hirst, Andrea Fraser, Jack Bankowsky, Christian Marclay, Marina Abramović, Grayson Perry, Yayoi Kusama, Cady Noland, Gabriel Orozco, Beatriz Milhazes, and Isaac Julien
Control code
ocn883836387
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xvi, 430 pages
Isbn
9780393240979
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014026823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)883836387
Label
33 artists in 3 acts, Sarah Thornton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 383-389) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Act I. Politics. Scenes 1 to 17, featuring (in order of appearance) Jeff Koons, Ai Weiwei, Gabriel Orozco, Eugenio Dittborn, Lu Qing, Zeng Fanzhi, Wangechi Mutu, Kutluğ Ataman, Tammy Rae Carland, and Martha Rosler -- Act II. Kinship. Scenes 1 to 10, featuring Elmgreen & Dragset, Maurizio Cattelan, Laurie Simmons, Carroll Dunham, Francis Alÿs, Cindy Sherman, Jennifer Dalton, William Powhida, Francesco Bonami, Grace Dunham, Lena Dunham, Rashid Johnson, and Massimiliano Gioni -- Act III. Craft. Scenes 1 to 16, featuring Damien Hirst, Andrea Fraser, Jack Bankowsky, Christian Marclay, Marina Abramović, Grayson Perry, Yayoi Kusama, Cady Noland, Gabriel Orozco, Beatriz Milhazes, and Isaac Julien
Control code
ocn883836387
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
xvi, 430 pages
Isbn
9780393240979
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014026823
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
(OCoLC)883836387

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