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Ann Hamilton: Tropos

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For Tropos, Ann Hamilton spread a sea of horsehair across the 5000 square feet of a factory building. Varying in color and sewn together in bundles, this hair was navigated by visitors, while in the middle of the room sat a lone figure at a desk, whose task was to read and burn each line of a text in a book; from somewhere outside the building came the strangulated garble ...more
Hardcover, 96 pages
Published September 2nd 1994 by Dia Art Foundation
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This book is wonderful. Formally beautiful, lerge, color photos of Hamilton's installation and essays by Dave Hickey, Bruce Ferguson and other people.
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Lynne Cooke is the Senior Curator, Special Projects in Modern Art, at the National Gallery of Art, Washington DC. Prior to her present position, she was the deputy director and chief curator at the Museo Reina Sofia, Madrid, Spain, (2008 to 2012) and the curator at the Dia Art Foundation (1991 to 2008). Born in Geelong, Australia, Cooke received her B.A. from Melbourne University and an M.A. and ...more
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