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Joseph Beuys (1921-1986) was one of the most original and influential artists of the twentieth century. Challenging the traditional confines of art, he embraced a broader, philosophically and politically based practice formulated in the dictum "Everyone is an artist." His unique approach to the creative process transformed materials such as felt, fat, honey, blood, wax, co ...more
Hardcover, 239 pages
Published May 30th 1997 by MIT Press (MA) (first published January 27th 1997)
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Alain Borer is a French poet and writer. He has been a Professor at the L'École supérieure des beaux-arts de Tours since 1979, and a Visiting Professor at the University of Southern California, Los Angeles, since 2005. He currently resides in the French town of Chaumussay, in Touraine. In 2008, he was awarded the prestigious 70th Apollinaire prize for Icare & I don't (Seuil)
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