Things That Matter in Contemporary Art
Contemporary art is booming: there are more artists, more collectors, more venues, more fairs, more museums and definitely more hype then ever before.
A Life In Letters and Documents
This massive biography accompanies a major new exhibition of the work of Armenian-born painter Arshile Gorky (1904-1948), who is increasingly considered an important influence on the development of abstract expressionism.
The Return of the Human Figure in Semiocapitalism
Isabelle Graw, Daniel Birnbaum and Nikolaus Hirsch
Many contemporary artworks evoke the human figure: consider the omnipresence of the mannequin in the work of artists like John Miller, Thomas Hirschhorn, Heimo Zobernig, or David Lieske.
For Conservation and Presentation of
Contemporary Art, Guidelines and Practices
Lydia Beerkens (et al.)
The key to conserving and preserving modern and contemporary works of art lies in the gathering of specific content-related and technical information.