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Joseph Beuys in America: Energy Plan for the Western Man
Joseph Beuys in America: Energy Plan for the Western Man By Joseph Beuys. Edited by Carin Kuoni. "A tasty collection of hitherto uncollected/unpublished writings by and about the legendary German artist." -FlashArt illustrated ISBN: 1-56858-007-X
Paperback, 288 pages
Published August 16th 1993 by Basic Books
(first published July 26th 1993)
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I've seen videos of his auditorium lectures/performances and though they were barely audible I was entranced. Dialog and chalkboards as art...man... I really dig art that avoids consumerism, possession of artifacts. Conceptual art and performance --- "Thinking" indeed is "form." Such art continues to pose the question: Has the museum become little more than just another venue for such events, little more beguiling or useful than a coffee house equipped with WiFi, or your favorite wine bar? Go bu ...more