Martin Kippenberger: The Problem Perspective
Martin Kippenberger (1953-1997) is a special case in art. His life andworks were inextricably linked in a remarkable practice that centered on the role ofthe artist within both the culture and the system of art. With his larger-than-lifepersona, Kippenberger cast himself as impresario, entertainer, curator, bohemian, collector, architect, and publisher. He collected art, s...more
Hardcover, 370 pages
Published October 1st 2008 by MIT Press (MA)
To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.
(showing 1-23 of 23)
A lot of my artist friends don't understand my fascination and admiration for Kippenberger-- I happened to see this show both in the West Coast and East Coast-MOCA and MOMA two places kippenberger created his myth-the west Coast had the advantage of showing the entire installation of the happy end of franz kafka which was unbelievable-brilliant! This book is very thorough-and the illustrations show so many great drawings, and paintings, sculpture, and the ton of photographs kippenberger took of...more